Horst Pudwill, chairman of floor care appliance producer Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd. (TTI), was presented the 2013 Design Leadership Award from the Hong Kong Design Centre.
TTI is based in Hong Kong and markets floor care appliances and power equipment worldwide. Floor care appliance brands include Hoover, Dirt Devil, Vax, and Oreck. Power tools brands include Milwaukee, AEG, and Ryobi.
"Innovation and design is at the heart of TTI’s success," Pudwill said. "We continue to invest considerable resources across the globe to remain at the forefront of product design, engineering excellence, durability, and functionality."
The Design Centre is a non-profit organization promoting the design industry in Hong Kong and seeking to establish Hong Kong as a centre of design excellence in Asia.
The Design Leadership Award has been presented annually since 2004. The Award is presented to global business leaders who have made major contributions to the integration of strong corporate leadership, superb design, and value-added innovation.
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