Tel Aviv, Israel – 18 April 2018 – Wi-Charge (www.wi-charge.com), provider of wireless power technology that can charge a phone across a room, announced today that its LIGHTS Transmitter received the “Red Dot” distinction in the international Red Dot Awards. A panel of experts awards the internationally recognized seal of quality only to products that win them over with their high design quality.
“We’re honored to receive this special distinction for the high design quality of our products,” said Victor Vaisleib, CEO of Wi-Charge. “This awards validates our approach combining wireless power modules with consumer appliances. The beautiful overhead light fixture for full-room coverage of both light and power helps our partners reimagine the functionality of everyday products. ”
Wi-Charge technology can be packaged in different ways depending on the application required. The company has created embedded wireless power modules as well as sample implementations of integrated products that leverage Wi-Charge’s underlying technology. Wi-Charge works with OEMs to embed its wireless power transmitters and receivers. This allows our OEM partners to create new and exciting products, to enhance existing products and fit our modules into the form factor of their choice.
The Red Dot Award: Product Design, has roots dating back as far as 1955 and determines the best products created each year. Designers and manufacturers from 59 countries submitted more than 6,300 objects to the competition. Winners were selected by a jury of roughly 40 members, who judged each product individually against a strict criteria which includes: level of innovation, functionality, formal quality, ergonomics and durability.
“I want to congratulate the award winners sincerely on their wonderful success in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018,” said Professor Dr. Peter Zec, founder and CEO of the Red Dot Award. “Success in the competition is proof of the good design quality of the products and once again shows that companies are on the right path. When I speak about good design, I am referring to more than just an attractive product. All of the products are characterized by outstanding functionality. This demonstrates that the designers have understood their clients and their needs.”
About the Red Dot Design Award
In order to appraise the diversity in the field of design in a professional manner, the Red Dot Design Award breaks down into the three disciplines of Red Dot Award: Product Design, Red Dot Award: Communication Design and Red Dot Award: Design Concept. The Red Dot Award is one of the world’s largest design competitions. In 1955, a jury convened for the first time to assess the best designs of the day. In the 1990s, Red Dot CEO Professor Dr. Peter Zec developed the name and brand of the award. Ever since, the sought-after Red Dot award has been the revered international seal of outstanding design quality. Further information available at www.red-dot.de.