We’re excited to announce that Pebble Time Round claimed Top Winner honors in the 36th annual International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA). Bestowed by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA), Pebble Time Round was recognized this year among a field of over 1,700 designs from more than thirty countries.
Top Winner designs go on to compete for Gold, Silver, and People’s Choice IDEA Awards, which will be unveiled during the 2016 IDEA Ceremony at The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, MI on Wednesday, August 17.
Vote for the IDEA People’s Choice Award!
Pebble Time Round is also in the running to win IDEA’s 2016 People’s Choice Award.
Voting ends Friday, August 12 and pits Pebble Time Round against the other IDEA 2016 Top Winners. Show Pebble Time Round love with your vote today!
IDEA 2016 winners span a wide range of 21 categories such as social impact; medical and scientific innovations; transportation; home and garden; office; personal accessories; children’s products; sporting goods; and much more. IDSA Board of Directors Chair John Barratt—himself a former IDEA jury chair—hails the competition as “the authority on design,” showcasing new designs in products that are used every day and products featuring first-of-a-kind innovations. The IDEA 2016 Ceremony will be free and open to the public.
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Until next time!