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Printing Industries of America Seeks Speakers for 2018 Color Conference

April 17, 2017

Warrendale, PA--Printing Industries of America is currently seeking dynamic speakers for its 2018 Color Conference to be held January 13-16, 2018 at the Hyatt Mission Bay in San Diego, CA. Programming for the 2018 Color Conference focuses on color management for graphic communications and brand integrity. Potential speakers are invited to propose topics for either keynote sessions for the general audience or very detailed color-centric topics in... Read More

Robert Fricke Honored with 2016 Schaeffer Environmental Award

April 5, 2017

Warrendale, PA--Printing Industries of America is pleased to announce that Robert Fricke of CAI, Inc. has been honored with the 2016 William D. Schaeffer Award. The William D. Schaeffer Award recognizes an individual's focus on advancing environmental awareness and action in the graphic communications industry. Fricke is known in the Northeast region and nationally as a thoughtful and intuitive environmental champion for the printing industry.... Read More

New Interactive Local Print Production Dashboard

March 22, 2017

Warrendale, PA--PIA's Center for Print Economics and Management has created an interactive dashboard on printing shipments produced in nearly every county in the United States. The valuable information in this dashboard allows printers to evaluate local shipments and determine market share potentials. For industry suppliers, the system provides immediate insight into local market opportunities. The information is based upon the most recently... Read More

PIA Applauds Passage of the Postal Service Reform Act

March 17, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America (PIA) and its member companies today applaud the passage of H.R. 756, the Postal Service Reform Act, by the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. The legislation, which would bring desperately needed financial modernization to the United States Postal Service (USPS) was sponsored by Representatives Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), Elijah Cummings (D-MD), Mark Meadows (R-... Read More

2017 Premier Print Awards Now Open for Submissions

March 1, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America is now accepting submissions for the 2017 Premier Print Awards competition honoring print excellence. This international competition is open to all companies involved in the creation or production of print communications. Students and student groups from high school, vocational school, or college print production programs are also encouraged to enter. All entries must be received by May 19, 2017. An... Read More

PIA Opens Nominations for the Naomi Berber Memorial Award

February 17, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America (PIA) is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Naomi Berber Memorial Award. This award honors outstanding women for their exceptional record of accomplishments in graphic communications, significant contributions toward the development of the industry, and for having furthered the interests of the field. Nominations are due on June 16, 2017. Eligible candidates must have worked in the graphic... Read More

PIA Opens Nominations for the Lewis Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award

February 16, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America (PIA) opens the nominations for the 2017 Lewis Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award. Eligible candidates must be widely recognized as having made a major impact on the graphic arts industry and must have a record of participating in both local and national professional activities. Candidates also must have been active in many facets of the industry over an extended period of time. Nominations are due... Read More

PIA Adds New National Buying Program: Mailers Hub

February 15, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America (PIA) announces its new partnership with Mailers Hub through its National Buying Program. Members of PIA and its local affiliates can access the annual Mailers Hub subscription with a $100 discount. With an annual subscription, member companies gain access to many of Mailers Hub's benefits including exclusive web content, Mailers Hub News e-newsletter, personalized postal rate charts, hotline access... Read More

2017 Continuous Improvement Conference Keynote Speaker Line-Up

February 14, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America proudly shares the lineup of speakers for the 2017 Continuous Improvement Conference on April 2-5 in Pittsburgh, PA. Joe Murli, CEO, The Murli Group; Michael Bremer, President, Cumberland Group-Chicago; Greg Glebe, Founder and CEO, Xylem Design; Jamie Parker, District Manager, Manufacturing Network, FedEx Office; and Rich Diviney, Director of Outreach, Barry-Wehmiller will provide guidance and share... Read More

PIA Honors Dolin and Dirzulaitis with Education Awards of Excellence

February 13, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America announced that Penny Ann Dolin, Associate Professor of Practice, Arizona State University and William Dirzulaitis, Trustee, Graphic Communication Scholarship Foundation will receive the 2016 Education Award of Excellence. This award is given annually to one academic representative and one industry representative in recognition for leadership that has directly resulted in a distinguished education... Read More

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