Big See Design Award

Design award from home region

29th October 2018

VOCIER is proud to have been awarded the 2018 BIG SEE Award for Design, an honor bestowed upon brands representing the creative passion of Southeastern Europe

VOCIER is pleased to announce that our F38 Carry-On luggage has won the coveted product design category at the 2018 BIG SEE Awards. Nominated and awarded by Zavod Big, an independent, non-profit organization, VOCIER, along with other winners, will receive awards at the Month of Design Big See Design Award Ceremony later this month.

“It’s an honor to win and be recognized for our efforts within this community,” remarked Michael Kogelnik, co-founder, lead designer, and CEO for VOCIER. “VOCIER is equal parts design and function, and we pursue the highest levels in both. VOCIER’s roots go back to my hometown of Vienna, Austria so recognition from Zavod Big carries special meaning.’’

BIG SEE Design Award Michael Kogelnik (right)

The annual BIG SEE awards celebrate the creative strength, passion, and exotica of Southeast Europe. Winners are nominated and awarded by Zavog Big, which encourages the development of a creative economy aimed to face the challenges of the modern world. There are five categories of awards in total: Product Design, Interior Design, Fashion Design, Wood Design, and Tourism Design. Award partners include Volvo, Hans Grohe, AXOR, and Keramag.

VOCIER’s timeless, elegant designs meet the needs of discerning travelers while innovative features make the whole collection as functional as it is stylish. The F38, for which VOCIER won, is finished in Italian leather with polished YKK Excella metal zippers and features ours patented Zero Crease™ and Fast PassTM systems. VOCIER’s unwavering commitment to quality and innovative design means it has an equal commitment to using only the finest materials and suppliers. To date, VOCIER has won multiple international design awards, including the German Design Award: Gold, the IF Design Award two years in a row, the Red Dot Design Award, James Dyson Design Award, the ILM Newcomer Award, and the European 40 under 40. In 2016 VOCIER was nominated for the National Design Award of Austria.