Fast Company’s annual Innovation By Design Awards celebrate outstanding design in business. This year, 397 notable designs were selected from more than 2,800 submissions across 16 categories. IDEO received 4 honors in categories including product, workplace, and timeless design:
- SOG Multi-Tools, a family of four new sleek cutting tools that fit into people’s everyday lives, received an honorable mention in the product category.
- Heartstream Forerunner Defibrillator, an affordable and life-saving defibrillator that is highly mobile and easy to operate, earned an honorable mention in the timeless design category.
- Wirelane, a sophisticated ecosystem of charging stations for electric cars built in collaboration with Wirelane, was awarded an honorable mention in the product category.
- IDEO Creative Difference, a tool that assesses your company’s qualities and provides a clear breakdown of areas of improvement, was selected as a finalist in the workplace category.