Design Journal recently announced the recipients of the 2009 Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX), honoring Excel Hand Dryer, Inc., manufacturer of the high-speed XLERATOR hand dryer, with a Platinum ADEX award.

ADEX is one of the largest and most prestigious award programs for product design of furniture, fixtures and finishes marketed to the design trade. Design Journal, the international trade publication for interior designers, architects and facility managers, sponsors the ADEX awards.