Design management stars honoured
Eighteen companies have been honoured in the Design Management Europe Awards, a new pan-European awards scheme that recognises the commercial benefits of good design management.
A ceremony for the first DME awards was held last Thursday (22 November) at the Red Dot design museum in
German-based Loewe and Walter Knoll, along with Dark in
The remaining categories comprised micro enterprises, newcomers and institutes. In these divisions, Beau & Bien in
The awards are part of the ADMIRE project, a scheme supported by the EU to honour and strengthen successful design management and to promote its economic benefits.
Professor Peter Zec, president of project partner Zentrum Norhein Westfalen, says the scheme enables comparison of the value of design management among organisations.
The scheme is supported by 19 partners, including the