Robert Jayson, president of Wayne-based architectural glass company Bendheim, has been announced as the 2018 recipient of the American Glass Guild Nicholas Parrendo Lifetime Achievement Award.
Jayson is the third generation owner and manager of Bendheim, which has been in business for 90 years.
“This award honors Robert’s boundless commitment to the glass industry and pays homage to his grandparents’ vision and journey,” said Fred Jayson, former Bendheim president, in a statement. “Robert has dedicated his life to supporting glass artists and design professionals, using the same principles of business integrity and product excellence established by Sem and Margaret Bendheim.”
Bendheim maintains production facilities in New Jersey and a showroom at the Design Center in New York City.