The Academy of United States Veterans commissioned Bennett Awards to create new custom awards for its annual VETTY Awards. The VETTY Awards are given each year to individuals and organizations who have demonstrated relentless dedication and selfless service to the veteran community and their families. For these awards, AUSV worked with Bennett Awards to create new gold-plated pewter sculpture awards in the form of military boots. These boots represent the 'boots on the ground' work of the Veterans Service Organizations.
For the seventh consecutive year, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation presented custom sculpture awards created by Bennett Awards to the 2017 winners of the 7th Annual ‘Hiring Our Heroes’ awards. The Hiring Our Heroes awards recognize companies and individuals that have developed and applied best practices for addressing the employment challenges faced by America’s veterans, transitioning service members, and military spouses. In 2011, U.S. Chamber of Commerce commissioned Bennett Awards to create a new, unique custom award design for these recognition awards. This design is a figurative bronze sculpture in the form of a combat serviceman on patrol.
Music icon Kelly Clarkson received a custom Bennett recognition award as the Nickelodeon 1018 HALO Hall of Fame honoree. The Nickelodeon HALO Awards are annual awards that recognize teens that are making a positive difference in their communities and the world by “Helping and Leading Others” (HALO). For these awards, Bennett Awards created custom fabricated aluminum awards in the shape of batons. The teen awards were anodized in orange, the Clarkson’s Hall of Fame award was plated in gold.
The Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience (The MAX) honored its inaugural Hall of Fame inductees with custom awards created by Bennett Awards. Honorees included Oprah Winfrey, Elvis Presley, Morgan Freeman, John Grisham, B.B. King, and William Faulkner among others. For these awards, Bennett Awards created custom aluminum fabricated awards in the form of The MAX logo.
The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) used recognition awards from Bennett Awards for its 2017 Awards Dinner Celebration. GSA's annual Awards Dinner Celebration is the premier industry event honoring the achievements of semiconductor companies that have demonstrated excellence through their success, vision, strategy and future opportunities in the industry. For these awards, GSA selected a set of black crystal recognition awards with deep surface engraving and gold color-fill.
The Global Wellness Summit commissioned Bennett Awards to create new custom recognition awards for the Global Wellness Awards. The Global Wellness Summit is a conference where leaders from all parts of the world gather to solve shared problems. The conference is an international organization that brings together leaders and visionaries to positively impact and shape the future of the global wellness industry.
For these custom awards, Bennett Awards create a new, unique award design with a centerpiece of a circular sculpture in the shape of the Global Wellness Summit logo. The sculpture was created out of pewter and mounted on custom black marble bases.Bennett Awards also created a set of custom medallions for summit attendees.
Bennett Awards created a new, unique custom recognition award for Anheuser-Busch’s ‘Brew Across America’ brewing competition. ‘Brew Across America’ is a congressional brewing competition involving members of congress that have Anheuser-Busch or its Craft Beer Partner breweries in their home districts. The award, called the ‘Brew Democracy Cup’, was a unique, realistic sculpture in the shape of a beer fermenter. The fermenter was cast in pewter, with a satin pewter finish. The Anheuser-Busch and Brew Across America logo was etch sculpted into the front of the fermenter sculpture and highlighted with black antiquing. The sculpture award was then mounted on a custom black wood base with an engraved plate to hold each year’s winner’s name.
MIT commissioned new custom awards from Bennett Awards for its MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge (IIC). This competition awards over $1 million to “inclusive innovators”: organizations around the world that are using technology to solve a huge challenge of our time: create greater shared prosperity by reinventing the future of work. For this initiative, Bennett Awards created custom acrylic awards with a graphic and color scheme based on the MIT IIC logo.
Cinémoi commissioned custom sculpture awards from Bennett Awards for its 4th annual CineFashion Film Awards. These recognition awards honor fashion-oriented films created by innovative filmmakers, actors, musicians and designers. Cinémoi commissioned Bennett Awards to create a new custom sculpture award based on the Cinémoi logo, which is an impressionistic female figure in a flowing dress incorporating a film strip. These hand-sculpted awards were cast in pewter.
Bell Labs presented a custom award it commissioned from Bennett Awards to Stephen Fry, the iconic comedian, actor, author, tech enthusiast and polymath. Fry received Bell Lab’s Shannon Luminary Award for his participation in the Shannon Luminary Lecture Series and Award, which explores and recognizes all topics of high impact and relevance to the future of human existence. For this award, Bennett Awards created a hand-sculpted figure representing Claude Shannon, surrounded by objects meaningful to his life.