GREEN BAY, WIS. – The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies honored KI with four prestigious 2013 GOOD DESIGN® Awards for its Connection Zone™ Screens, Grazie® Seating Collection, Lightline® Movable Wall and MyWay™ Lounge Seating. GOOD DESIGN Awards are the world’s most recognized and oldest design awards program organized annually that covers new products designed and manufactured in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North and South America.
"KI is incredibly honored to be recognized with four prestigious GOOD DESIGN Awards,” said Shawn Green, vice president of design and product marketing, KI. "Good design is not about products. It’s about what they enable. And it’s incredibly exciting to see KI continue to evolve its design philosophy toward simple, long lasting-forms.”
For 2013, the Museum received submissions from several thousand of the world’s leading manufacturers and industrial and graphic design firms forum around the world representing the most important and critical mass of influential corporations worldwide in the design industry from over 48 countries.
KI manufactures innovative furniture and movable wall system solutions for education (college and university and K-12), healthcare, government and corporate markets. The employee-owned company is headquartered in Green Bay, Wis. and operates sales offices and manufacturing facilities in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Europe and Asia. KI tailors products and service solutions to the specific needs of each customer through its unique design and manufacturing philosophy. For more information, visit www.ki.com.
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