SGIA Opens Golden Image Competition

The call is out for the SGIA Golden Image award entriesSGIA members are invited to submit their best work in this global contest of excellence in printing and to attend the SGIA Expo in New Orleans, from October 10th–12th.

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Contest entries come from around the world, and winners can receive gold, silver, bronze or honorable mention recognition. Gold winners are considered for the Best in Show designation, and all entries are eligible for the People’s Choice award.

“With over 50 categories, there are opportunities for every printer to enter, no matter what or where they print,” said Johnny Shell, Vice President, Technical Services, SGIA. “Winning a Golden Image Award puts you among the best in the world,” Shell said. “Think of the boost to morale in your shop that comes from that!”

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The contest is open to SGIA members, and a printer’s first entry is free. Subsequent submissions incur a $30 entry fee. Entrants do not have to attend the Expo.  Entries must arrive at the SGIA depository between September 16th  and October 4th, 2017. Golden Image entries will be displayed in the Golden Image Gallery at the 2017 SGIA Expo. Judging takes place Monday, October 9th, with winners posted on and notified by e-mail Tuesday, October 10th. For membership information, or to learn more about the Golden Image competition and begin the entry process, visit the ‘Competitions’ area of the SGIA (Expo) website.