The Chicago Athenaeum Museum recognizes Sub-Zero's 400 Series
WI (February 8, 2002) — Sub-Zero Freezer Company, the leading manufacturer of
residential refrigeration and wine storage units, is the recipient of the
prestigious 2001 GOOD DESIGN™ award from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of
Architecture and Design for its 400 Series wine storage unit.
"We are honored to be recognized by the Athenaeum, which epitomizes
leading-edge design," said Jim Bakke, president and chief executive officer for
Sub-Zero. "We strive for industry leadership, not only in performance but also
in form."The GOOD DESIGN™ program was formed in 1950 by Earl J. Kaufmann,
Jr., and is the oldest and one of the most recognized design competitions
worldwide that recognizes designers and manufacturers for advancing new and
innovative product concepts. The GOOD DESIGN™ winners will be on exhibit
beginning March 8, 2002.