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Partner Case Study - Brunel Professional Risks
Brunel advises firms in relation to professional risk exposure and many of its clients are architects and others involved in the design of the built environment. Clusters of such firms have developed in London, particularly in hubs such as the Farringdon, Camden, Shoreditch triangle. Brunel is also working with designers in other business sectors, particularly those in the technology and media arenas.
2014 London Design Awards Presentation
Winners announced 2014 London Design Awards
Tuesday 9 December 2014
Winners of the prestigious 2014 London Design Awards were today announced by design100 Founder & CEO, Mark Bergin at The Old Truman Brewery, London.
In addition to the category winners, the coveted Best of awards were announced with the accolades as follows: Design Champion – British Design Council, Best Start-up – Arckit, Best Studio less than 5 – Smartstreets Ltd, Best Studio 5 – 20 Priestmangoode and Best Studio 20+ - SHH.
''The calibre of nominations in this, our first London program, has been outstanding with participation from world renowned design studios and brands. Across 30 categories we’ve awarded 57 winners” said Mr Bergin. With a focus on the design economy, Mr Bergin remarked “a primary goal of the awards is to also provide recognition to the commissioners, who recognise that design is the premise of accelerating business and have the courage to honour their convictions by commissioning new design projects. We’re proud to acknowledge their important role in the design equation."
Winners Announced - Presentation Bookngs Open
Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 London Design Awards
The awards trophy presentation
will take place at an afternoon reception on Tuesday 9 December at Corbet Place, The Old Truman Brewery London.
We invite you and your colleagues to join us as we celebrate the gold and silver award winners of the 2014 London Design Awards. This is a great opportunity for all winners to bring their team together, providing a moment for both commissioners and creators to stand together amongst their peers.
The coveted Best Studio and Design Champion awards will be announced at the presentation.
All winning nominations receive one complimentary ticket, additional tickets may be purchased for £25.
Congratulations again to all our winners and we look forward to you joining us as we celebrate courage.
CEO & Founder
London Design Awards Trophy Presentation
Tuesday 9th December
The Old Truman Brewery
Elys Yard, 15 Hanbury Street
London E1 6QR
US App Design Awards Winners Announced
The US Mobile & App Design Awards Announces Winners
Wednesday 19 November
San Francisco, Wednesday 19 November 2014 - Winners of the 2014 US Mobile & App Design Awards, part of the leading global [app] design awards program have been announced by Founder & CEO, Mark Bergin. The awards provide a unique opportunity for all sectors of the industry and marketplace to engage and extend the design conversation and to celebrate the courage of both commissioners and creators.
"Over 40 silver and gold winners in some 30+ categories have been awarded from 171 nominations" said Mark Bergin. "Nominations were spread across the US with strong representation from the east and west coast as well as other US tech centers and international projects that service the US market."
The original cloud champion, Salesforce, has taken out the coveted Design Champion Chairman’s Award based not only on this year’s nomination but on a 10 year legacy of pushing the boundaries for cloud and mobile services.
Other award winners included the Best Studio – less than 5 - Sphere of Influence
, 5-20 Aconex
and 20+ - Compsoft
who also received this accolade in the UK App Design Awards. Category winners based on ratings from the marketplace, industry and panel include: Best App or Startup – PPL Connect
, Best New Service – Access Health CT (ahCT) Mobile by Amtex Service
s, Education – Risk Ranch by CME Group/Freeman XP
, Financial Information & Tools – Acorns and Music & Performance
– Milk Music by Samsung Electronics
. The full list of winners can be found at http://appdesignawards.com/USAPPS14/winners_list.asp
Silver, Gold & Best of Winners Announced
Media Release - Thursday 23 October 2014
Winners of the prestigious 2014 Melbourne Design Awards have been announced by design100 Founder & CEO, Mark Bergin at the University of Melbourne, Faculty of Architecture’s new state-of-the-art Melbourne School of Design facility.
The coveted Best of awards were announced with the accolades as follows: Design Champion – NAB for the 2nd year running, Best Start-up – Yousili, Best Studio less than 5 – Immediacy, Best Studio 5 – 20 Principals and Best Studio 20+ architecture firm McBride Charles Ryan leading the way with two gold and one silver award winning projects.
“The depth in the 2014 awards has been remarkable, across 34 categories we’ve awarded 100 winners” said Mr Bergin. With a focus on the design economy, Mr Bergin remarked “a primary goal of the awards is to also provide recognition to the commissioners, who recognise that design is the premise of accelerating business and have the courage to honour their convictions by commissioning new design projects. We’re proud to acknowledge their important role in the design equation.”
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WHAT PAST WINNERS ARE SAYING
REA Group: When we entered the awards, our realestate.com.au mobile apps had been downloaded over 1.2 million times (now over 2 million!) and our latest updates had received great feedback from consumers. The awards were an opportunity for our apps to be recognised by the people who use them as well as the broader mobile industry. As you can imagine, we were pretty chuffed to win a Mobie and kudos goes to our project team who created the winning iPhone and iPad universal app.
John Douglas, JDA Architects."JDA Architects were delighted to recieve a Melbourne Design Award for our Imaging at Olympic Park fitout. In particular we valued the recognition through a broader design community than from just within our own profession. The fact that the Melbourne Design Awards covered such a variety of design disciplines helped make the programme a worthwhile statement about the state of design in Melbourne, and to be an award winner in such company is very rewarding. Further our clients are thrilled to bits and now proudly display their copy of the award at their centre."