CHICAGO -- The winners of the 2019 Best of NeoCon Competition were announced on the first day of the trade event, during an awards breakfast hosted by Contract magazine at the Renaissance Hotel. Eighty-three awards were distributed in this year’s competition of contract furnishing products, including eight Innovation awards, six Editors’ Choice awards, and a Best of Competition prize.

A selection of 2019 winners includes:

Architectural Products
Gold and Best of Competition: OFS: Obeya
Silver: Connectrac: Flex

Acoustic Panels & Solutions
Gold: Snowsound: FLAT
Silver: Luxxbox: Linea Acoustic LED Lighting System

Acoustic Privacy & Modular Solutions
Gold: OFS: Leant To
Silver: Framery Acoustics: Framery 2Q

Casegoods
Gold: Halcon: HALO Office
Silver: Herman Miller: Geiger One Casegoods

Conference Room Furniture
Gold: Nucraft: Alev
Innovation: Tuohy Furniture Corp.: Meich Tables
Silver: Andreu World: Reverse Wood

Furniture Collections for Collaboration
Gold: Steelcase: Flex Collection
Innovation: Teknion: Bene Box
Silver: STYLEX: Free Address

Furniture Systems & Enhancements
Gold: Watson Furniture Group: Cloud 9 Rail
Silver: Halcon: HALO Office

Furniture: Benches
Gold: Innovant: Cross Benching

Healthcare Guest & Lounge Seating
Gold: Kwalu: Prizzi Lounge
Healthcare Patient Seating
Silver: Spec Furniture: Tailor HD

Lounge Furniture Collections
Gold: Haworth Inc.: Cabana Lounge
Silver: Andreu World: Rap Sofa

Seating: Bar Stools
Editors’ Choice: Martin Brattrud: Cumbia
Gold: Davis Furniture Industries: Muse Barstool

Seating: Benches
Editors’ Choice: Nienkämper: Heartbeat
Gold: Green Furniture Concept: Nova C Perch
Silver: Allermuir: Axyl Bench

Seating: Conference
Gold: OFS: Kasura
Silver: Davis Furniture Industries: M75

Seating: Ergonomic Desk/Task
Gold: via seating: Younique
Silver: Nightingale Corp.: NLC

Seating: Guest
Gold: Allermuir: Kin
Silver: Andreu World: Gala

Seating: Outdoor Contract & Hospitality
Silver: Andreu World: Nuez Outdoor

Seating: Sofas & Lounge
Gold: Andreu World: Rap sofa
Silver: Green Furniture Concept: Nova C Recliner

Seating: Stacking
Gold: Sandler Seating: HDS 1.1
Silver: SitOnIt Seating | IDEON: Mika

Tables: Communal & Task
Gold: Nucraft: Epono
Silver: Davis Furniture Industries: Inform

Tables: Height-Adjustable/Training/Work
Editors’ Choice: Versteel: Sky
Gold: Watson Furniture Group: Cloud 9 Desk
Silver: Senator International: Array

Tables: Occasional
Editors’ Choice: Studio TK: Freehand Occasional Tables
Gold: Nucraft: Alev
Innovation: Davis Furniture Industries: Lift

For a complete list, see https://www.contractdesign.com/news/competitions-awards/contract-names-2019-best-of-neocon-winners/

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