GM Nameplate Receives Certificate of Merit in Worldwide Print Competition

Posted by on November 08, 2011 in News | 0 comments

SEATTLE, WA – GM Nameplate, a leading manufacturing solutions provider, announced today that the company’s California Division, Elite Label, has been awarded a Premier Print Award, for outstanding achievement in the production of flexographic printing.

Competing against over 5,500 entries from printing and graphic arts firms around the world, the judges bestowed on GM Nameplate the award which honors technical excellence in each category of the competition.

“Every day, in each of our Divisions, our employees produce award winning work. Our customers demand this level of performance and even though our corporate culture expects it, it is always an honor to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces superior quality, award winning materials,” said Bruce Cleckley, President, GM Nameplate California Division.

Michael Makin, president and CEO of PIA/GATF, notes, “Each year, the field of entries brings impressive work from some of the best printers in the world. Only a small number of companies receive any award. The craftsmanship and hard work of GM Nameplate, California Division enabled them to produce an award winning piece in the face of some very stiff competition.”

The Premier Print Awards is the printing industry’s oldest and largest worldwide graphic arts competition. In its 57th year, the competition recognizes those responsible for the creation and production of print communications. The event promotes excellence in print and rewards companies and individuals who produce the best in print media.

ABOUT PIA/GATF Headquartered in Sewickley, PA, PIA/GATF is the world’s largest graphic arts trade association representing an industry with more than 1.2 million employees. It serves the interests of more than 12,000 member companies. PIA/GATF, along with its affiliates, delivers products and services that enhance the growth, efficiency and profitability of its members and the industry through advocacy, education, research and technical information. For more information about the Premier Print Awards, contact Suzette Margolis at 215-591-2468.

ABOUT GM NAMEPLATE Established in 1954, GM Nameplate specializes in the custom design and manufacture of branding components including nameplates, decals, labels and custom panels; electronic input devices such as membrane switches, rubber keypads and touch screens; decorated and molded plastic components; value added assemblies; and large format digital graphics. GM Nameplate is recognized worldwide as a leading international manufacturer, which provides products and services that meet or exceed customer expectations every time. GM Nameplate is a privately owned company with corporate headquarters in Seattle, Washington. The company employs nearly 1000 people throughout facilities in California, North Carolina, Oregon, Washington (2), Canada and Asia

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