Winning #IDSAIDEA Changed Everything

The Industrial Designers Society of America's International Design Excellence Awards 2016 triple winner, The Access Strength, scored Gold, Best in Show and Design for Equality at the IDSA IDEA Ceremony held at the iconic Henry Ford Museum. “Winning IDEA fundamentally changed everything—everything,” declared Ryan Eder, IDSA—designer of The Access Strength along with Priority Designs and AWH. Eder first made headlines in IDEA 2007 when his design concept for The Access Strength won Gold, Best in Show and People’s Choice. “It’s hard to put into words how meaningful this recognition is for me,” says Eder, who is now a juror for IDEA 2017, which opens for entry on Dec. 1, 2016. Enter at