Superior Essex Named Edison Awards Finalist - Superior Essex to be Recognized at Edison Awards Gala on April 21 in New York
Atlanta, GA, February 17, 2016
Superior Essex has been named a 2016 Award Finalist by the internationally renowned Edison Awards™. The distinguished awards, inspired by Thomas Edison’s persistence and inventiveness, recognize innovation, creativity and ingenuity in the global economy.
“It’s exciting to see companies like Superior Essex continuing Thomas Edison’s legacy of challenging conventional thinking,” said Frank Bonafilia, Edison Awards’ executive director. “Edison Awards recognizes the game-changing products and services, and the teams that brought them to consumers.” Award winners will be announced April 21, 2016 at the Edison Awards Annual Gala, held in the historic Ballroom of the Capitale in New York City.
“To be considered for this award is an honor and validation for all those at Superior Essex who worked tirelessly over the last decade to meet the goals of our sustainability initiatives,” says Will Bryan, Vice President of Marketing at Superior Essex. “We are proud to be inspiring change in our industry through our efforts to become more environmentally responsible, and to be paving the way for other organizations to do the same.”
Edison Award nominees are judged by more than 3,000 senior business executives and academics from across the nation whose votes acknowledge the Finalists’ success in meeting the award’s stringent criteria of quality. The voting panel includes members of:
|Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
|Design Management Institute (DMI)
||Past Edison Award winners
|American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC)
|American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
|Georgia State Marketing Roundtable (GSU)
|Product Development and Management Association (PDMA)
|Assoc. of Technology Mgmt & Applied Engineering (ATMAE)
About Superior Essex
Superior Essex International LP is a leading manufacturer and supplier of cable, wire and accessory
products serving the communications industry, energy industry and related distribution markets for
over 80 years. Product lines include Indoor and Outside Plant (OSP) copper and fiber data cables,
Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) coaxial cables and accessories, Fiber-to-the-Premises (FTTP)
closures, fire alarm/security (FAS) cables, and low/medium voltage energy cable products and
accessories. Superior Essex International LP is a subsidiary of Superior Essex Inc. SuperiorEssex.com
The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to fostering future innovators. For more information about the Edison Awards, Edison Universe and a list of past winners, visit edisonawards.com.