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.
Former President George H.W. Bush received a custom Bennett Award as the inaugural recipient of the International Spy Museum’s William H. Webster Distinguished Service Award. This award recognized honorees who have demonstrated extraordinary contributions to the intelligence community at the national or international level. For this custom award, Bennett Awards created a clear acrylic award in the shape of a briefcase. Etched into the briefcase were the Internal Spy Museum logo, along with binary code snippets. The briefcase as mounted on a black base with a silver plate engraved with the recipient and award name.
For the last 11 years, Underwriters Laboratories (UL) has selected custom awards created by Bennett Awards for its prestigious ‘Mark of Excellence Awards’. These recognition awards are presented to UL employees (individuals and teams) who exemplify UL’s three core values of Integrity, Competitiveness and Collaboration. In 2007, Bennett Awards worked with UL to create the custom award design that still used for its Mark of Excellence Awards. These custom sculpture awards are produced in pewter, and feature two interlocking curved planes in an impressionistic shape of a “U”. These clean, innovative sculpture awards are mounted on a black marble base. Customized engraved plate is affixed to the bases, and feature the name of the award, year of presentation, recipient name, and the UL logo and tagline.
Bennett Awards created a new custom award design for the inaugural Golden Tier Awards. The Golden Tier Awards recognize achievements of notable dessert professionals from around the world. For these awards, Bennett Awards created a new custom award design based on the Golden Tier Awards logo: a tiered cake on a tall cake stand. The awards were fabricated from aluminum, and then anodized in gold.