The International Interior Design Association, IIDA, a professional networking and educational association, and Hospitality Design magazine announced the winners of the 2010 Annual Product Design Competition at Las Vegas HD Expo gala last month.
Judges selected the winners based on: innovation, technical advancements, cost effectiveness, environmental responsibility, aesthetics, need and usage in the hospitality industry, and both client and user benefits. Awards in each category are not mandatory.
The 2010 judging panel included Viveca Bissonnette, Carrier Johnson + CULTURE, San Diego, CA; Rick Marencic, Daroff Design Inc, Philadelphia, PA; Bruno Viterbo, Champalimaud, New York, NY; Michael Dalton, Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Chicago, IL.
The 2010 winners are:
Applied Finishes and Materials: Wall Coverings and Treatments: 3form, Ditto; Paints and/or Coating Systems: Designtex, writeUp h2o Collection
Textiles: Upholstery: Brentano, Hard Candy – 5707; Bedspreads, drapery, or casement fabrics: Evans and Brown for Hunter Douglas Hospitality, Ampersand; Flooring: Carpeting and carpet systems, rugs: Durkan, On the Runway; Resilient Flooring Including Vinyl, Cork, and Linoleum: Centiva by International Floors of America, Inc., Centiva Rays -
Seating Individual: Dining seating including multi-purpose, ganging, and or stacking chairs: JANUS et Cie, Panini; Outdoor seating: Neoteric Luxury, The Regent Outdoor Dining Chair
Seating Group or Series: Lounge seating: Loewenstein, Stryde; Outdoor seating: Barlow Tyrie Ltd., Quattro Sun Lounge with Infinity Adjuster; Category Case Goods and Freestanding Furniture; Individual Furnishings Items: Sterling Sleep Systems, Imperial Plush Top 625; Groups Series Systems or Collections: Samuel Lawrence Hospitality, Avanti Collection
Lighting: Individual lamps or lighting devices: Vibia, Alpha; Groups, series, systems, or collections of lighting devices or lamps: Vibia, Citrus
Accessories or Specialties: Artwork, signage, accent pieces: Architectural Systems, Inc., Embossed Wood – Geometrix Collection; Hardware or decorative metals or plastics: Quick Drain USA, Universal Design Sink
Best of Competition: 3form, Ditto