Imaging's Gold Standard
“The SGIA Golden Image Awards is a valuable opportunity to evaluate our work by comparing it against some of the best companies in the industry. The award not only helps commemorate our staff and increase employee morale, but it demonstrates to our customers the exceptional quality of our equipment, processes, and production teams.” ~ Debbie Anderson, GM Nameplate
Eligibility: Corporate printer members
Location: Golden Image Gallery on the show floor
Entry deadline: Entries must arrive at the SGIA depository between September 20 and October 5, 2018.
Enter your favorite print in SGIA's Golden Image awards this summer! Every entrant is automatically considered for the People’s Choice Award. Entries that earn a Gold in their respective categories are considered for “Best of Show” in digital, garment, graphics and creativity.
The esteemed contest celebrates industry-leading excellence and covers almost every item, no matter how complex, created by specialty imaging.
“Winning Golden Image Awards in multiple categories using a variety of technologies helps GSP illustrate our portfolio of printing options.” ~ Kevin Farley, COO, GSP
Category Definitions - Competition categories and subgroup definitions.
Judging Criteria — Judging takes place Wednesday, October 17. Winners will be listed on SGIA.org and notified by email on Thursday, October 18. Judges are unpaid volunteers who donate their time and skills for the benefit of the industry and have no vested interest in the outcome.
- Thursday-Friday: 9:00 am–5:00 pm
- Saturday: 9:00 am–1:00 pm
Claim check hours:
- 1:00–3:00 pm, Saturday, October 20
Entry guidelines: SGIA printer members receive one free entry. Additional entries are $35 each.