St. Paul, Minnesota, March 14, 2015 – Western Graphics has won a total of 11 awards in the recent Star of Excellence Print Competition. The Star of Excellence Awards is an industry printing competition hosted by the Printing Industry of Midwest (PIM), the region’s trade association for printing, communication and graphic arts industry.
Competing against entries from printing and graphic arts firms throughout the Midwest, Western Graphics received two Best of Category, three Best of Class, two Best of Division and six Certificate of Merit awards.
“We are very proud of our winning team,” said Tim Keran, CEO. “It is an honor to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces top quality, award winning materials.”
PIM President David Radziej agrees, “This was a close competition with a very impressive standard of entries from graphic arts firms throughout the Midwest. The judging process was very challenging. Western Graphics should be proud of the company’s achievement and the excellent work done by employees.”
The Star of Excellence Awards recognizes those responsible for the creation and production of print communications in the Midwest. The competition promotes excellence in print communications and rewards companies and individuals who produce the best in print media.
Western has won 169 Star of Excellence Awards since 2005.