The Edison Best New Product Awards™ are among the most prestigious accolades honoring excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human-centered design and innovation. An Edison Award represents significant value to the winner. Non-finalist nominees receive sizable benefits as well. It is a competitive awards program that highlights the strong marketing value of an unbiased 3rd-party review.

The Edison Awards Difference

The Edison Best New Product™ award can bring a unique distinction to your product or service by recognizing all of the intellectual capital, research, planning, engineering, design, strategy and marketing that has gone into making your new product or service a success. The Edison Award recognizes the persistence and excellence that also characterized Thomas Edison’s work. The prestige of winning the award can be a catalyst to propel your product/brand to even greater public awareness and bottom-line success.

A Global Network of Innovation

The Edison Awards mission is to be a leader in globally recognizing, honoring, and fostering innovation and innovators to create a positive impact in the world.

Our community is global. Each year we bring together 500+ industry leaders, representing more than 150 companies, from across the globe at our Gala event in Fort Myers, Florida.

Additionally, nominees and Edison Awards alumni have exclusive access to a series of solution-oriented Round Table discussions and a digital network fostering the exchange of valuable tacit knowledge between members of the global innovation community.

Recognition and Visibility

Edison Awards takes every opportunity to publicly acknowledge and promote nominees and finalists to a wide variety of business press and media outlets. Admissible nominations are showcased on the Edison Awards website and social media to maximize their exposure to our audience. Nominees are encouraged to promote their nomination on their own publicity and marketing campaigns.

Focus Group Review

By touching over 7,000 companies from all over the world during each nomination season, Edison Awards is on the forefront of identifying emerging trends and market developments. Nominations receive an unbiased, high-powered, focus group review by the Edison Awards Steering Committee comprised of hand-picked industry experts from a spectrum of disciplines. Finalist status delivers an affirmation of superior quality—a confirmation that can reach customers in a way that marketing and advertising cannot.

At a Glance

Significant Value to the Winners

  • Gain broad international recognition and significant market visibility
  • Distinguish your team, your company, and your innovation
  • Expose your award-winning innovation to the business media
  • Value of an unbiased 3rd-party review
  • Align your business with one of the most widely known and respected innovators in history, Thomas A. Edison
  • Promote your innovation in the marketplace by using the Edison Award Winner seal

Value to the Non-Finalists

Organizations who do not proceed to the finalists ballot still receive the following value for their nomination investment:
  • Opportunity to hone your marketing message
  • Use of the Edison Award Nominee Seal until May 29, 2023.
  • Market exposure through the Edison Awards marketing reach
  • Admissible nominations are promoted on Edison Awards website and social media throughout the nomination process
  • A high-powered focus group review of your nomination by a network of industry experts, business executives and academics
  • Feedback for organizations that request such information