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Lighting the Path to Innovation: BY LIGHT, More than Just Another IT Company

The Port Orange South Daytona Chamber of Commerce is committed to the success of our members and the communities we serve. We are excited to spotlight an innovative and growing company in Port Orange BY LIGHT. Recently, Port Orange South Daytona Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Barbara Ann Heegan had the opportunity to have a tour with BY LIGHT given by General Manager Cory McAndrew. What began as a small Veteran-owned business has grown into an expanding and thriving large company with federal and commercial clients around the globe.

“To have this premier supplier of innovative, no fail Modeling and Simulations operations based here, BY LIGHT is creating new jobs to support economic growth and prosperity in Port Orange and our surrounding community,” stated Barbara Ann Heegan.

At BY LIGHT’s Port Orange campus, the organization provides the Warfighters of the Armed Forces with state-of-the-art technology training devices and services to ensure their maximum readiness in answering America’s call. BY LIGHT has been at the forefront of designing, developing, prototyping, and producing cutting-edge technology solutions in key market growth areas such as Modeling and Simulations, Integration, Managed Services, Software Services, and Manufacturing. Their advanced technology solutions are proven to significantly enhance the military’s capabilities and save lives.

To cater to the needs of their workforce, BY LIGHT has formed strategic partnerships with CareerSource Flagler Volusia, Volusia County Division of Economic Development, and the Port Orange South Daytona Chamber of Commerce. These collaborations enable BY LIGHT to create an environment that fosters growth, development, and success for their employees.

BY LIGHT is currently actively seeking to fill over 80 positions by the end of 2023 and is expected to continue growing throughout 2024. The available positions range from entry-level mechanical assemblers to experienced electro/mechanical assemblers, planners, expeditors, material control staff, developer operations, and various engineering and engineering support roles. As an employer, BY LIGHT is searching for innovative team players who can contribute to the development and construction of the next generation of simulation and training products at their expansive, state-of-the-art facility in Port Orange. They offer a highly competitive benefits package and abundant advancement opportunities for their employees.

BY LIGHT, detailed information can be found by visiting Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the website to discover the exciting possibilities that await them.

The Port Orange South Daytona Chamber of Commerce enhances the quality of life in the community by advocating for business development, building relationships, and supporting economic opportunity. To learn how to become a member today, visit us at or email President & CEO, Barbara Ann Heegan at

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