Press & Awards

NCAD Student of the Year NCAD Student of the Year 2007
I was awarded the NCAD Student of the Year award following my graduation in 2007. This award represents an acknowledgement of all work completed during a students time in the college.

RSA Award The Royal Society of Art Design Directions
Winner of the Ideal Standard Designers Award from the RSA in 2006 for the glo Pillow. For more information click here.

NCAD Staff Prize NCAD Staff Prize 2006/2007
I was awarded the NCAD Staff Prize in the first term of my final year at the college. A final year student from each faculty is nominated by their respective faculty to present their work to a jury. They in turn select a winner each year.

Miele Kitchens of the Future Miele Kitchens of the Future 2006/2007
Runners-up award from the German kitchen manufacturer for the Miele Cultivate System.


Time Magazine Time Magazine - Best Inventions of 2007
Time magazine awarded the glo pillow as one of their Best Inventions of 2007. An online excerpt an be found here.
Time magazine, November 2007

Design Week Design Week - Profile
Design Week UK published a designer profile as part of their 20th December issue. The article has been mirrored online here .
Design Week 20th December 2007

"x equals"
ISBN 978 0 9555106 0 1
Published 2007 by Corsar Books.
Ian Walton pg. 44 - 45

Press Coverage:

The All Ireland Kitchen Guide
Summer 2007

Food & Wine Magazine Ireland
April 2007

Internet Coverage:

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