Nikola Tesla medal for Darko Budeč from Tesla Science Foundation
During the visit to USA, in May 2017, Darko Budeč met with representatives of Serbian diaspora on East Coast. On the occasion, Mr Nikola Lonchar, president of Tesla Science Foundation, honored Mr. Budeč with Nikola Tesla medal.
Award for Best in Lighting Design and Products – Eastern Europe
According the criteria of the online magazine Markets monthly, organizer of International Frontier Markets award 2017,
BUCK was awarded Best in Lighting Design and Products- Eastern Europe.
Good Design Award for luminaire GUA
GUA, table luminaire inviting interaction and adjusting the configuration as needed, is Good Design Award winner for 2016.
Good design award for luminaire SIMPLE – now in BUDEC portfolio
SIMPLE is the winner of Good design award 2014, by Chicago Museum of Architecture and Design. The author of this luminaire with two faces and two light effects is our longtime associate, architect Bogdan Slavica. SIMPLE is exhibited in the on-line exposition on the following address https://chi-athenaeum.org/lighting-2014/ and in the Good design award yearbook.
Award by Belgrade Chamber of Commerce for best designer solution for luminaire AIRO- now in BUDEC portfolio
BUCK’s innovative product AIRO is winner of the award for best designer solution for 2011/12. The award is given by Belgrade Chamber of Commerce, while the authors of design are Miroslav Živanović, chief of BUCK’s R&D and designer Dušan Nešić.
IF design award for E lamp – now in BUDEC portfolio
Every year, International Forum Design (IF) awards excellent design in different categories. The design of Vesna Pejovic from Kako.Ko design studio has this time been awarded for a simple and effective design of luminaire E in the category Lighting. IF award was founded in Germany 60 years ago and has the reputation as one of the most important world design competitions, gathering the most important brands and designers from all over the world.
Good design for E lamp- now in BUDEC portfolio
E lamp is this year’s winner of Good design award 2012, given by Chicago Museum of Architecture and design. The author of this lighting object is design studio Kako.Ko (Vesna Pejović).This is the second award in this year alone that E has received for excellent design. E is in the yearbook and on-line exhibition of Good design. Check out our video: https://vimeo.com/56231442
Darko Budeč entrepreneur of the year
Ernst & Young has organized the competition for Entrepreneur of the year, for the first time in 2012 in Serbia. Darko Budec, founder and president of the brands BUCK and BUDEC, was awarded this title by an independent jury consisting of eminent experts, scientists and entrepreneurs. The award Entrepreneur of the year has started in the USA, and now extends to 50 countries and 140 cities around the world.
2011 Award by Belgrade Chamber of Commerce for best designer solution for luminaire PINA- now in BUDEC portfolio
In 2011 the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce gave the award for the best designer solution in 2010 for the luminaire PINA of BUCK’s production. The author of the awarded product was a young member of BUCK’s design and research team, Đorđe Živanović.
Good design award for three products: ANCORA, MINI VELA 1 SYSTEM AND LUCIA- now in BUDEC portfolio
ANCORA, MINI VELA 1 SYSTEM and LUCIA are winners of the Good design award 2011, awarded by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design. The authors of the design are Mr Rade Nikolić (ANCORA), prof. Dušan Vuksan (MINI VELA 1 SYSTEM) and prof. Dušan Nešić (LUCIA). Good design is an international award founded in 1950. Every year they receive several thousand applications from all over the world, from small and anonymous companies and from the biggest international brands.
2010 Award by Belgrade Chamber of Commerce for best designer solution for luminaire ANCORA- now in BUDEC portfolio
In 2010 the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce gave the award for the best designer solution in 2009 for the luminaire ANCORA.
2008 Award by Belgrade Chamber of Commerce for best designer solution for luminaire VELA- now in BUDEC portfolio
In 2008 the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce gave the award for the best designer solution in 2007 for the luminaire VELA of BUCK’s production. The author of the awarded product is then- professor at the Faculty of Applied Arts Dušan Vuksan.
2009 Award by Belgrade Chamber of commerce for best designer solution for luminaire ATOS- now in BUDEC portfolio
In 2009 the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce gave the award for the best designer solution in 2008 for the luminaire ATOS of BUCK’s production. The author of the awarded product is professor at the Faculty of Applied Arts Dušan Nešić.
2006 Pro Business Leader
Pro Buisness Leader is the award we have obtained in March 2007, as the most successful medium enterprise. The prize is traditionally awarded by the expert jury of ProCredit Bank to the SME’s for good performances, with the aim of promoting positive examples of entrepreneurship.