Lamin-Art Garners 2011 ADEX Awards

Schaumburg, IL (April 2011) – Lamin-Art, Inc. has been honored with 6 Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX) in the 2011 competition sponsored by Design Journal magazine.

In the last 16 years, ADEX has become the largest and most prestigious awards program for product design of furniture, fixtures and finishes marketed to the design trade.

"The 2010-11 ADEX Awards attracted upwards of 500 companies submitting more than 1,500 innovative new products," said John Platter, executive director for ADEX. "The ADEX Award has recognized many outstanding product designs over the years, and Lamin-Art, Inc.'s winners have earned their place among that elite group."

"Lamin-Art is thrilled to take home six 2011 ADEX Awards," said Stephanie Goudreau, Marketing Manager for Lamin-Art. "Our commitment to offer the A/D community premium, innovative, and inspiring decorative surfaces is being recognized by industry peers, with all three of our most recent product introductions being awarded the coveted Platinum distinction: The new Wisp finish for our Pearlescence collection, our Odyssey Abstract print, and our line of Veneer-Art high-performance, pre-finished real wood veneers. This is a great source of pride for our entire team!"

All of the entries in each of the ADEX categories have potential for three award levels of platinum, gold or silver. Judges awarded points based on form, function, value, and fitness for particular purpose. Total points earned determined each winner's award level. All winners will be published in the Summer 2011 issue of Design Journal, the international trade publication for interior designers, architects and facility managers.

About Lamin-Art, Inc.
Lamin-Art, Inc. is the North American design leader in premium decorative surfaces. Our fashion-forward high-pressure laminates and Veneer-Art High-Performance Wood Veneers bring a refined aesthetics to any commercial interior.

1670 Basswood Road
Schaumburg, IL, 60173