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AWI “Award of Excellence” Program: Business Exposure Tool

Do you have what it takes to earn an AWI "Award of Excellence"? What can you do to earn an award?

Start by submitting your application for the next AOE honors program – summer 2010. 

Use an AOE award to market your excellence and gain a competitive edge during these challenging times when others are seeking entry into your markets. All Manufacturing Members are eligible to participate. Gain exposure among the outstanding projects of AWI Manufacturing Members who are featured in Design Solutions Magazine, AWI’s official quarterly journal.

Visit awinet.org for submission forms. The deadline for submissions for the next quarterly (summer) AOE honors program is May 1, 2010. Benefits to AOE honorees include exposure in the online issue of the journal which is open for business 24/7, plus distribution to more than 25,000 industry professionals.

Photo Credit: Warren H. Lieb, Mt. Pleasant, SC

Pictured is one of the award-winning AWI Manufacturing Member projects featured in the fall AWI "Award of Excellence" quarterly competition. The Potts Residence in Daniel Island, SC is a boat builder’s dream home featuring a plethora of wood in a variety of applications fabricated by Art of Woodwork & Design Charleston, LLC in SC. The project included Brazilian Cherry for wood flooring; Poplar and Birch for standing and running trim, doors, fluted columns, wainscot, mantels, coffered ceilings and paneling; Spanish Cedar on the stairs; Pecky Cypress in the family room; and Teak, Mahogany, Maple and Holly in the media room. Other views of this project can be seen in the winter issue of Design Solutions.  [Return to top]