The highly coveted German Design Award was awarded in Frankfurt for the sixth time on 10 February. The prize is awarded to innovative products which have a major impact on the design landscape worldwide.
One of the lucky winners is the family-owned Swiss company, swissFineLine AG, which received the "Excellent Product Design – Building and Elements" award for the special design quality of its frameless sliding window system of the same name.
Kurt Berger, CEO of swissFineLine AG, together with Céline Berger, Head of Marketing, personally received the award in Frankfurt.
"It is hugely gratifying to receive the German Design Award. It is a wonderful gift for our company and the whole team and confirmation that we are able to produce wonderful and valuable innovations with strength of will and creativity.
The German Design Award will give us a real boost. It is a massive motivator and shows us that we are on the right track. In addition, this prestigious award helps to consolidate our customers' trust."
Kurt Berger, CEO of swissFineLine AG, on winning the German Design Award 2017.