Best of (Trade) Show

Best of (Trade) Show

Recognizing the top new contract product and furnishings introduced at this year’s NeoCon Trade Show, the Best of NeoCon 2009 Awards named 74 products winners of the prestigious award. A total of 280 products were entered in 40 different categories, ranging from carpets and flooring to lighting, furniture, and textile design.

This year’s jury was comprised of 42 corporate, government, and institutional facilities management executives, interior designers, and architects, who are responsible for selecting and buying furniture and furnishings for their specific organizations or clients.

A full list of this year’s winners and entrants can be found online at (registration required).

This year’s Gold Awards Winners are:

Architectural Products

Botania, Skyline Design

Carpet: Broadloom

Wool, Shaw Contract Group

Carpet: Modular (tiles)

Wool, Shaw Contract Group

Case Goods: Desks and Credenzas

Denizen, Coalesse

Education Solutions

Dewey by Fixtures Furniture, izzy+

Flooring: Hard-Surface

UltiMetal, Crossville

Flooring: Resilient

Space, Johnsonite

Healthcare Furniture

Health-First Infection Control Centers, Peter Pepper Products

Healthcare Fabrics

Now & Zen Woven Agion Collection, cf stinson

Healthcare Seating

Graduation Push Back Recliner, Cabot Wrenn

Healthcare Textiles

Midori Collection, Arc-Com

Lighting: Decorative: Chandeliers, Pendants, Sconces

Light Art, 3form

Lighting: Specialty: Fiber Optic, LED, Remote-Source

Twist, The Be Collection by Herman Miller, Inc.

Lighting: Task/Desktop, Furniture-Integrated

Element, Humanscale for Hospitality

Office Accessories

M2 Monitor Arm, Humanscale

Seating: Conference

Setu, Herman Miller, Inc.

Seating: Ergonomic Desk/Task

Generation by Knoll, Knoll

Seating: Guest

Solace Chair, HBF

Seating: Sofas and Lounge

Elle, Loewenstein

Seating: Stacking

Vili, Gunlocke

Software Technologies

GreenGenie, Armstrong Ceilings & Wall Systems

Surfacing Materials

Dreamwalls Color Glass, Dreamwalls Color Glass

Tables: Conference

AERO Conferencing Series, CCN International

Tables: Occasional

Campfire Paper Table, Turnstone

Tables: Training

Zii Drive, Surface Works

Technology Support

Powermat, Powermat

Textiles: Drapery

Air Rights, Knoll Textiles

Textiles: Upholstery

The Campion Platt Collection, HBF Textiles

Wall Treatments

Digital Projects, Maharam

Worksurfaces: Height-Adjustable

Planes Height-Adjustable Tables, Haworth

Workplace Technologies

DC FlexZone Ceiling Systems, Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Systems