The Printing & Imaging Association of MidAmerica has announced that Brodnax Printing of Dallas, Texas was recognized with the prestigious Best of Show award in the Association’s 25th Annual Graphic Excellence Awards Competition. The announcement was made April 3rd at the Association’s 2014 Graphic Excellence Awards Gala, held at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie Texas with over 200 industry professionals in attendance.
The winning entry was a catalog produced for Hockaday School, a private school located in Dallas. The printed piece was a complex tapestry of manufacturing challenges thus earning the entry its Best of Show recognition by a panel of independent judges. “The entry required superb planning and attention to detail. There were dozens of elements to consider, from type of paper to binding to finishing that required a talented team to produce. This entry truly earned Best of Show recognition,” stated Glen Petry, the senior judge of the competition.
Brodnax Printing is a commercial offset printing company which has been in business for almost sixty years. Its commitment to customers has won it long-standing relationships with companies across Texas. The company’s capabilities provide a range of products from business cards, to marketing brochures, to multi-page catalogs. This combination of capabilities and customer focus has earned Brodnax a winning confidence from its clients and has allowed it to grow in a changing marketplace.
The Graphic Excellence Competition recognizes the technical excellence involved with the manufacturing of a printed product. Entries ranging from corporate stationery to complex marketing pieces make up the hundreds of entries in the competition. Best of Show recognition is given to the single piece in the competition which the judges felt was technically the most challenging and executed in a superb manner.
ABOUT PIA-MidAmerica – PIA-MidAmerica (Printing & Imaging Association of MidAmerica) is a regional graphic arts trade association serving a diverse group of firms in Kansas, Western Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas. The Association provides a variety of corporate and employee benefits to nearly 600 companies and their 15,000+ employees. PIA-MidAmerica is a regional affiliate of the Printing Industries of America, the world’s largest graphic arts trade association.