During the Toy & Game Inventors Conference (T&GCon) and The Chicago Toy & Game Fair (ChiTAG), the TAGIE Awards are voted on by industry experts, retailers and consumers. The categories that will be the focal points of the awards ceremony are Toy Design, Game Design, Young Inventor and Rising Star.

Some of the awards to be handed out include the Lifetime achievement award which is given to a great toy and/or game inventor, who during their lifetime, have made creative contributions of outstanding significance to the field of toy and/or game design.  The Hassenfeld Family Initiatives Humanitarian Award goes to an outstanding toy industry person with outstanding contributions to humanitarian causes. And the Memoriam Award honors a notable industry personality who has left us for the big toy store in the sky.

The TAGIE Awards will also pay homage to some of  the top toy and game inventors in the industry. If you or anyone you know has a great Toy or Game idea, please contact us at New Product Consulting.