Jul 17, 2018
Museum Store Association among winners at ninth annual ICON HONORS

The ninth-annual ICON HONORS celebrated global innovation as top achievers and superior achievements were recognized on the most anticipated and important night in the home and gift industry.

Staged at AmericasMart Atlanta on July 12, ICON HONORS guests celebrated the achievements of the best of the best in the home and gift industry.  Honors were conferred upon those in the industry doing truly extraordinary things in pursuit of their dreams — those who achieve success through ingenuity, integrity, creativity, energy and hard work.

Retailers, manufacturers, sales agencies and service providers all were eligible to pursue ICON HONORS recognition in a broad field of 16 distinct categories of competition.  Honorees were selected through extensive adjudication by highly qualified experts drawn from the world of design, manufacturing and product development.

Here are the ICON HONORS 2018 Honorees:

The 2018 Innovation Honors

Product Innovations

Coleen Christian Burke for First Ladies Collection, By Fitz and Floyd

Picnic Time Family of Brands

The 2018 Contribution Honors

Industry Influence

Franz Collection Inc.

The 2018 Branding Honors


Alabama Sawyer

Museum Store Association


The Gift and Home Trade Association/Gift for Life Honor of Excellence

April Cornell

The AmericasMart Medal of Excellence Honor

Bobbie Gottlieb and Tom Gottlieb, Two’s Company

ICON HONORS is the signature event of The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. It is produced and staged by AmericasMart Atlanta in exclusive partnership with the Gift & Home Trade Association (GHTA) and Progressive Business Media, and in affiliation with Gift For Life.  Please visit www.ICONHONORS.com for information about ICON HONORS.

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