Cathy Huang at China’s Most Successful Design Award 2011


On November 4th, 2011 the CEO of CBi China Bridge, Cathy Huang, was invited as VIP guest to China’s Most Successful Design Awards Ceremony 2011.  She was honored to give an opening speech, as well as greet guests and award winners. In her speech Ms. Huang talked about the growing prestige and authority of the award. She stressed that the award is “…the only design award that uses success factors as a key judging criteria”. She also mentioned the benefits of new designs and innovation and their positive impact on environment, industry and marketplace.

This year the award had 349 entries out of which 83 were selected as winner designs, including 15 top award winners. “Tonight’s prize winners are planting that seed of success by showcasing their extraordinary work in both business and design communities around the world” Cathy praised the winners

Approximately 400 plus people visited the ceremony. Long VIP list of the event consisted of government officials and influential people in the world of industrial design. The media coverage of the event was carried out by Forbes China, Shanghai Business Review, id-China, BillWang,  Design in China, China Design Network, Sina House and  Card+ Media.

At the end of the ceremony Ms. Huang concluded: “It was a huge success!”


China’s Most Successful Design Awards Announces Jury Panel

CBi’s design award, China’s Most Successful Design Awards has officially announced their internationally renown panel of Judges for the competition which is to be held in October. Drum Roll Please….

Geoffrey Bradfield — Founder of GEOFFREY BRADFIELD INC. OFFICES, designed palatial residences, private jets and yachts, and unique office environments for clients throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Europe and Asia.

Hagen Fendler — Chief Design Director Handset of Huawei

He Renke — Dean and Professor of the School of Design at Hunan University, vice-chair of the China Industrial Design Association

Hideichi MISONO — President & CEO Tecno Art Research Co. Ltd.; Former Senior General Manager of Toyota Design Center

Jason Huang — Founder of TANG Consultanting, co-founder and Prisident of UPA

Johan Adam Linneballe — Founder of Scandinavian Branding A/S,member of Danish Architects’ Association (MAA), Danish Designers (MDD) and Danish Chinese Business Forum

Karen Reuther — President of the Design Management Institute

Michael Young — International Leading Product Designer, Founder of Michael Young

M P Ranjan — Governing Council of the IICD, Jaipur, Professor of National Institute of Design in India

Patrick Leung — Founder and Principal Designer of P A L Design Consultants Ltd

Satyendra Pakhale — International Leading Industrial Designer, designed Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Centre Pompidou,Paris and Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal

Victor Yuan — Chairman of Horizon Research Consultancy Group, Emcee of of Shanghai CBN Channel

Zhou Jiangong — Chair Editor of Forbes China