August 4, 2004

Advance Diamond Technologies was named an Illini-ECN Awards Recipient. The Illini-ECN Awards are given to high growth potential entrepreneurs / businesses by the Illini-Entrepreneurship Center Network, an initiative within the Department of Economic Opportunity (DCEO) in the State of Illinois.

February 14, 2005

Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc. today announced the close of its Series A round of financing. It welcomed new investor Illinois Ventures, LLC along with an additional investment from existing investor LaSalle Investments.

June 15, 2005

Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has licensed several U.S. and foreign patent applications from Argonne National Laboratory for composite materials including composites made of ADT’s UNCD and carbon nanotubes. The work is featured on the cover of the June 17, 2005 issue of the journal Advanced Materials. “Combining the two most valuable forms of carbon – diamond and carbon nanotubes – gives rise to unimaginable possibilities for new types of performance materials and coatings,” says ADT President Neil Kane.