Gold in the City of Light
Tuesday, September 29 2015 | 00 h 00 min | Awards
End the suspense! The winners of the Silmo d’Or are now known. The ten winners received their awards at the legendary Maison de la Radio, located in the 16th arrondissement of Paris.
From September 25 to 28, over 35,000 Silmo attendees gathered in the French capital to discover the latest from more than 1350 different brands. As with every year, the delivery of the Silmo d’Or was the highlight.
Here is the list of those who have distinguished themselves with the award, juried by designer Emmanuel Gallina:
Optical Frame: Masunaga with “GMS-106”
Sunglasses: W-Eye with “Aifir”
Vision: Essilor with “Eyezen”
Contacts: Johnson & Johnson with “1-Day Acuvue Moist Multifocal”
Children: Minima with “Junior Hybrid”
Sports Equipment: Seiko Optical Group with “Seiko Xchanger”
Low Vision: Visiole with “Blaze EZ”
Frame Technological Innovation: Blackfin with “Shark-Lock”
Material/Equipment: Luneau Technology with “Attitude” from Briot
Jury Prize: Factory 900 with “FA-087”