The 250 seats of the Marriott Marquis ballroom in Times Square in New York City were filled to capacity for the sold out Pentawards 2011.
The winners came from Australia, Taiwan, Greece, Brazil. Others came from Argentina, Japan, Israel, Korea. From China, across Europe, the United States of America, Canada… in all, more than 25 countries were represented at this awards ceremony for the best packaging in the world.
Jack Vogler, who worked alongside Walter Landor, was Master of Ceremonies. Gérard Caron, President of the Pentawards jury then officially declared the ceremony open.
As their names and work were called, the winners came on stage to receive their bronze, silver and gold trophies. 5 Platinum Pentawards were given to the best creations of the year in each of Pentawards’ five broad categories: Beverages, Food, Body, Other Markets and Luxury.
More than 20 Awards were given to Private Brand Work which included some of the best work of the year Private or National Brand.
Here are a few pics of the winners from the event.