July 15, 2016

Six Awards for Six Products in 2016!

The tally is in! Along with our clients, BK Ultrasound, Decon7, Rachio, Temptu, Trice Medical, and Wonder Connection, Bresslergroup is pleased to announce the results of a successful awards season.

Our six awards for six products include a Gold 2016 Medical Device Excellence Award (MDEA); Core77’s 2016 Design for Social Impact Award; a 2016 Bronze IDEA (International Design Excellence Award) from the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA); and three 2016 Excellence in Design (EID) Awards from Appliance Design.

The winners include:

BK Ultrasound Sonic Window (MDEA Gold): Sonic Window is a breakthrough handheld ultrasound system that provides a “window through the skin” for improved vascular access. Read the Sonic Window case study

Trice Medical mi-eye+ (MDEA Finalist, EID Silver): The mi-eye+ is a first-of-its-kind medical device that allows for rapid joint-injury analysis and diagnosis in the doctor’s office, so treatment and therapy can start weeks sooner. Read the mi-eye+ case study.

TEMPTU Air (EID Gold): Temptu Air, the first cordless, handheld airbrush makeup applicator was called a “feat of beauty engineering” by the editors at Allure magazine. Read the Temptu Air case study.

Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller, Gen 2 (IDEA Finalist, EID Gold): The WiFi-enabled Rachio system gives owners full control via a dedicated smartphone app and uses real-time local weather data to make watering in the rain a thing of the past. Read the Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller case study.  

D7 BDAS+ (IDEA Bronze): Rugged in design and materials, and tested in extreme environments, D7’s BDAS+ (Biological Decontaminant Accelerated Spray Plus) is rapidly and easily deployable in crisis situations such as public health and natural disasters. Read the BDAS+ case study

WonderSphere (Core77 Design for Social Impact): WonderSphere is a sealed, mobile chamber that lets hospitalized, immune-compromised kids explore the wonders of nature and science without danger of infection. Read the WonderSphere case study.

These six products represent many of the challenges our strategists, researchers, designers, and engineers excel in and revel in tackling. All of Bresslergroup’s disciplines contributed to this work recognized by the MDEA, Core77, IDEA, and Appliance Design competitions’ juries. We’re proud of our team and happy for our clients for receiving this recognition of their excellence in design and innovation.