Hannover, Germany—I4F, a group of companies providing patents and technologies to the flooring industry, has awarded Yoon J. Koh its new Valuable Ideas award for 2019. Koh is chairman of Nox Corporation.
I4F’s Valuable Ideas award is designed to reward individuals making exceptional contributions towards the continuous advancement and growth of the global flooring industry. To actively support this purpose, annual winners will receive a donation worth $50,000 to be used on research and development activities.
“We are delighted to name Koh as the first winner of our new Valuable Ideas Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the LVT product category during 2019, and prior years,” said John Rietveldt, I4F’s CEO. “This award supports our mission to support open innovation as well as to enable freedom of choice and accessibility to cutting-edge technologies for the global flooring industry. The race is now on to identify next year’s winner.”