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2016

Edison Awards

  • Bronze
  • Bacterioscan – 216Dx

EID/AD

  • Bronze
  • Medtronic M5 Microdebrider

EID/AD

  • Gold
  • Medtronic M5 Microdebrider

EID/AD

  • Gold
  • Sage Analytics Luminary ™ Beacon Cannibis Analyzer

Edison Awards

  • Bronze
  • Bacterioscan – 216Dx

EID/AD

  • Bronze
  • Medtronic M5 Microdebrider

EID/AD

  • Gold
  • Medtronic M5 Microdebrider

EID/AD

  • Gold
  • Sage Analytics Luminary ™ Beacon Cannibis Analyzer

2015

Good Design

  • Won
  • Bacterioscan – 216R

MDEA

  • Silver
  • Bacterioscan – 216Dx

SPIE

  • Prism Award
  • Bacterioscan Laser Microbial Growth Monitor

Good Design

  • Won
  • IV House TLC UltraSplint (arm)

Good Design

  • Won
  • Medtronic M5 Microdebrider

2014

Core 77

  • Runner Up
  • ABI Bowtie Can

EID/AD

  • Gold
  • Zimmer PERSONA Tools

Good Design

  • Bronze
  • Zimmer PERSONA Tools

2013

Good Design

  • Won
  • ABI DraftMark

Good Design

  • Won
  • ABI Bowtie Can

Pentawards

  • Platinum
  • ABI Bowtie Can

2012

EID/AD

  • Won
  • Hamilton Beach Chicago Grill

EID/AD

  • Bronze
  • ABI DraftMark

IDEA

  • Finalist
  • ABI DraftMark

2011

Green Good Design

  • Won
  • Sanford Emerald

IDEA

  • Finalist
  • OrthoAccel Packaging System

MDEA

  • Won
  • OrthoAccel Packaging System

MDEA

  • Silver
  • Straightshot M4 Microdebrider

Green Good Design

  • Won
  • Sanford Emerald

IDEA

  • Finalist
  • OrthoAccel Packaging System

MDEA

  • Won
  • OrthoAccel Packaging System

MDEA

  • Silver
  • Straightshot M4 Microdebrider

2010

Good Design

  • Won
  • OrthoAccel Packaging System

Good Design

  • Won
  • Medtronic Hydrodebrider

Good Design

  • Won
  • Yurbuds

International Design Award

  • Won
  • Yurbuds

EID/AD

  • Won
  • OrthoAccel Packaging System

MDEA

  • Won
  • Medtronic Hydrodebrider

EID/AD

  • Bronze
  • Medtronic Hydrodebrider

EID/AD

  • Bronze
  • OrthoAccel The AcceleDent System

2009

Good Design

  • Won
  • Fellowes Body Glove Viper iPhone Case

Good Design

  • Won
  • Medtronic Duet External Drainage System

Good Design

  • Won
  • Smith &Wesson Jackson Safety S&W 44 Magnum Eyewear

Good Design

  • Won
  • Comco C2 Press

EID/AD

  • Gold
  • Vision Grills VCS-2

2008

Housewares Design Awards

  • Best in Category: Personal Care
  • Revlon Expert Effect All-Around Pumice Stone

Housewares Design Awards

  • Finalist
  • Revlon Slant-Tip Platinum Tweezer

Housewares Design Awards

  • Finalist
  • Revlon Expert Effect Polish Prep Nail Smoother

Medicak Design Excellence Awards

  • Won
  • Reichert Tonopen Avia Applanation Tonometer

EID/AD

  • Gold
  • Reichert Tonopen Avia Applanation Tonometer

IDEA

  • Finalist
  • Fellowes Profession Series ™ Gliding Palm Support

2007

Good Design Award

  • Megla/Stanley HiDEX Contractor Gloves

ID Magazine Annual Design Review

  • Honorable Mention
  • Revlon Expert Effect Pedicure Tools

Good Design Award

  • Megla/Stanley HiDEX Contractor Gloves

ID Magazine Annual Design Review

  • Honorable Mention
  • Revlon Expert Effect Pedicure Tools

2006

DuPont Award

  • Special Citation
  • Solo Grips Disposable Dishware

HFES 50th Anniversary Product Design Award

  • Medtronic Straightshot M4 Microdebrider

Ease-of-Use Commendation

  • Bayer Ascensia Breeze

2005

Alexander C. Williams, Jr. Design Award

  • Bayer Ascensia Breeze

Excellence in Design Award

  • Best in Category: Medical Appliances
  • Medtronic Straighshot M4 Microdebrider

Excellence in Design Award

  • Best Overall
  • Medtronic Straighshot M4 Microdebrider

ID Magazine Annual Design Award

  • Honorable Mention
  • Medtronic Straighshot M4 Microdebrider

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • Medtronic Straighshot M4 Microdebrider

Good Design Award

  • Medtronic Straighshot M4 Microdebrider

Red Dot Award

  • Solo Traveler Plus™ Lid

DuPont Award

  • Best of Best
  • Solo Traveler Plus™ Lid

Institute of Packaging Professionals

  • Ameristar Award
  • Solo Traveler Plus™ Lid

Red Dot Award

  • Kellogg’s Drink ‘n Crunch

Red Dot Award

  • Special Citation for Innovation in On-the-Run Packaging
  • Kellogg’s Drink ‘n Crunch

Best of the Best Packaging Awards

  • 1st Place, Consumer Convenience – Food Packaging
  • Kellogg’s Drink ‘n Crunch

Best of the Best Packaging Awards

  • 2nd Place, The Wow! Factor
  • Kellogg’s Drink ‘n Crunch

Red Dot Award

  • Shur-Line Premium Ergonomic Paint Brushes

Institute of Packaging Professionals

  • Ameristar Award
  • Pfizer Listerine Club Bottle

2004

ID Magazine Annual Design Award

  • Best in Category
  • Solo Travelers Plus™ Ltd.

London International Awards

  • Finalist
  • Kraft Club Size Mayo

London International Awards

  • Finalist
  • Pfizer Listerine Club Size Bottle

Institute of Packaging Professionals

  • Ameristar Award
  • Kellogg’s Drink’n Crunch

New York Times: Year in Ideas

  • Top Mention
  • Kellogg’s Drink’n Crunch

EID/AD

  • 1st Place
  • Sears ergo3 Sewing Machine

2003

Good Design Award

  • Bayer Ascensia Breeze

Good Design Award

  • Kellogg’s Drink’n Crunch

Build A Better Mousetrap Award

  • Kellogg’s Drink’n Crunch

Good Design Award

  • Sears/Jamac Ergo3 Sewing Machine

Good Design Award

  • Rubbermaid Ergonomic Paint Brushes

Good Design Award

  • Ameristar Award
  • Kraft Club Size Mayo

Appliance Manufacturer

  • Sear Kenmore Ergo Sewing Machine
  • 1st Place

Good Design Award

  • Ameristar Award
  • Kraft Club Size Mayo

Appliance Manufacturer

  • Sear Kenmore Ergo Sewing Machine
  • 1st Place

2002

City AZ

  • Wenzel Camp Chair

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Gold: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • IV House Intravenous Site Protector

American Society on Aging

  • ASA Award
  • IV House Intravenous Site Protector

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Gold: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • KI Intellect Classroom Furniture

City AZ

  • Wenzel Camp Chair

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Gold: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • IV House Intravenous Site Protector

American Society on Aging

  • ASA Award
  • IV House Intravenous Site Protector

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Gold: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • KI Intellect Classroom Furniture

2001

Technology Fast 50

  • Metaphase Design Group

2000

American Society on Aging

  • ASA Award
  • Mirro Allegro Cookware

Good Design Award

  • Mirro Allegro Cookware

Admission to Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture & Design, Permanent Display

  • Mirro Allegro Cookware

St. Louis Business Owner Risk Taker Award

  • Technology Fast 50
  • Metaphase Design Group

American Society on Aging

  • ASA Award
  • Mirro Allegro Cookware

Good Design Award

  • Mirro Allegro Cookware

Admission to Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture & Design, Permanent Display

  • Mirro Allegro Cookware

St. Louis Business Owner Risk Taker Award

  • Technology Fast 50
  • Metaphase Design Group

1999

American Society on Aging

  • ASA/Promatura Notable New Product
  • Bayer Microlet

University of North Carolina

  • Universal Design Exemplars
  • Bayer Microlet

Design of the Decade

  • Best in Business Award
  • Bayer Microlet

Admission to Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture & Design, Permanent Display

  • Oral-B Cross-Action Toothbrush

Good Design Award

  • Oral-B Cross-Action Toothbrush

Technology Fast 50

  • Metaphase Design Group

Food & Drug Packaging

  • Package of the Year Award
  • Gatorade

Technology Fast 50

  • Metaphase Design Group

Food & Drug Packaging

  • Package of the Year Award
  • Gatorade

1998

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • Gatorade

Good Design Award

  • Bayer Microlet

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • G-Tech

Admission to Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture & Design, Permanent Display

  • Bayer Microlet

Ergonomics in Design, Human Factors & Ergonomics Society

  • Best Article Award
  • Metaphase Design Group

1995

Innovations Design and Engineering

  • Showcase Honors
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

PC World, World Class 1995

  • Best Input Device
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

American Institute of Graphic Arts/St. Louis Competition

  • AIGA Design Award
  • Metaphase Design Group

Computer Currents

  • Reader’s Choice Award
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

Innovations Design and Engineering

  • Showcase Honors
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

PC World, World Class 1995

  • Best Input Device
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

American Institute of Graphic Arts/St. Louis Competition

  • AIGA Design Award
  • Metaphase Design Group

Computer Currents

  • Reader’s Choice Award
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

1994

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • Microsoft Ballpoint Mouse 2.0

Excellence in Design Award

  • 1st Place
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • Steelcase CHOICES Ergonomic Task Chair Research

Best of NeoCon Design Award

  • Facilities Design and Management Magazine
  • Steelcase CHOICES Ergonomic Task Chair Research

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • Microsoft Ballpoint Mouse 2.0

Excellence in Design Award

  • 1st Place
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • Steelcase CHOICES Ergonomic Task Chair Research

Best of NeoCon Design Award

  • Facilities Design and Management Magazine
  • Steelcase CHOICES Ergonomic Task Chair Research

1993

Included in MOMA Permanent Collection, Department of Architecture and Design

  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

ID Magazine Annual Design Review

  • Best in Category
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

PC Magazine

  • Technical Excellence Design Award
  • Microsoft Mouse 2.0

1992

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • NCR Design Explorations

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Bronze: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • Saf-T-Loc

Industrial Design Excellence Award

  • Silver: Best Product Designs of the Year
  • NCR Design Explorations