Honor marks the fourth consecutive year BDI has earned designation
CHANTILLY, VA — October 2017 — During the Fall High Point Market, BDI emerged as a winner once again, claiming two winning designs during the annual Pinnacle Awards ceremony. Awarded by the American Society of Furniture Designers, the Pinnacle Awards recognize excellence, innovation, originality, and education in the practice of furniture design, and are widely seen as the industry’s highest honor.
In the Home Office Category, BDI earned a Pinnacle for its Duo Pedestal Desk, designed by Matthew Weatherly. BDI was also the honoree in the Home Entertainment Category for the Elements Media + Storage Console, designed by Al Glass and Jason Guidry.
“At BDI, we are committed to designing products that are not only aesthetically beautiful, but also make the lives of our customers a little easier and more enjoyable,” said Bill Becker, CEO and Design Director of BDI. “This year will mark the sixth and seventh Pinnacle Award, and we are thrilled to again be recognized for our focus on innovative design that meets the needs of today’s savvy consumer.”
This is the 23rd year the ASFD has hosted the Pinnacle Awards. A panel of 12 judges from within the industry evaluates products from finalists in 14 categories and also recognizes the top eco friendly and student designs, as well as the top major collection.
Below, judges shared their thoughts on BDI’s winning projects.