Zionsville, IN – January 27, 2015 – Fanimation announces that the company’s groundbreaking Odyn, LED Zonix and fanSync products are all recipients of the 2014 GOOD DESIGN™ Award. Founded in Chicago in 1950, GOOD DESIGN remains the oldest and the world’s most recognized program for design excellence worldwide. This past year, the Museum received submissions from several thousand of the world’s leading manufacturers and industrial and graphic design firms representing the most important and influential corporations worldwide in the design industry from over 48 countries. From this pool of exceptional products, the jury had the difficult task of selecting just 700 designs and graphics from over 36 nations worthy of the GOOD DESIGN Award for their Design Excellence.
The Odyn™ by Fanimation, which is now offered in dry, damp and wet locations, has quickly become a customer favorite – with record-breaking sales in 2014. It offers an astounding 84” blade sweep and comes with an energy-efficient DC motor and LED light kit.
The LED Zonix™ – is a refined version of the long-time bestselling Zonix fan. Itincludes one 14-watt LED and comes in oil-rubbed bronze and brushed nickel finishes.
fanSync™ is a revolutionary Bluetooth operated receiver. fanSync is not brand specific and can be installed in most AC motor, three speed ceiling fans. Once the fanSync receiver is installed and the app is downloaded, users can control their fans with the swipe of a finger. The app is compatible with IOS and Android devices alike.
“We are excited that all three submissions were honored with this prestigious award,” said Nathan Frampton, Fanimation President. “We hold our products to the highest level of excellence and continue to challenge the lighting industry with new and improved designs and technology that enhance the lives of our customers.”
Founder and CEO Tom Frampton became involved in ceiling fan design and manufacturing while working part time at a major ceiling fan manufacturer when he was in high school. His lifelong interest and aptitude in engineering and design led him to establish his own company, creating ceiling fan styles never seen before. Fanimation continues to lead in style, innovation and technology, under the guidance his son Nathan, who serves as President.
Fanimation is dedicated to creating and manufacturing high-quality ceiling fans that are as functional as they are expressive. The development of its product line throughout the more than 30-year history reflects its number one priority - the satisfaction of its customers.