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PIA Opens Nominations for the William D. Schaeffer Environmental Award

December 19, 2016

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania--Printing Industries of America (PIA) opens nominations for the William D. Schaeffer Environmental Award. The deadline for submissions is January 31, 2017.  The Schaeffer Award recipient is honored with an engraved plaque before a prestigious group of peers and industry leaders during Printing Industries of America's Spring Administrative Meetings on April 29, 2017. Established in 1990, this award is named for... Read More

Printing Industries of America Announces 2017 President's Conference Schedule

December 15, 2016

Warrendale, PA--Today, Printing Industries of America announces the speaker lineup for the 2017 President's Conference running March 12-15 in Long Beach, California. The theme of the 2017 President's Conference is "20/20" with the goal of providing attendees with the business intelligence they need to grow their companies and prosper.  "If ever there was a roadmap to help companies navigate today's business challenges, it will be shared at the... Read More

The 2017 Continuous Improvement Conference

December 14, 2016

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania--Printing Industries of America (PIA) announces the addition of new content to the 2017 Continuous Improvement Conference: April 2--5 in Pittsburgh, PA. The annual event focuses on helping industry companies achieve operational excellence by using the concepts of Lean Manufacturing and other management and quality systems. The new theme for the event, "Bringing an Improvement Culture to Life," acknowledges a critical... Read More

PIA's Ben Franklin Honor Society Inducts Seven New Members

November 28, 2016

The Ben Franklin Honor Society of Printing Industries of America (PIA) formally inducted seven industry leaders at its awards ceremony on Friday, November 18, at the PIA Fall Administrative Meetings in Kansas City, MO. The Ben Franklin Honor Society of PIA is comprised of industry leaders who have made lasting contributions to advancing print and graphic communications. Inductees have rendered outstanding and/or meritorious service to... Read More

2016 Best Workplace in the Americas Awards Announced

November 28, 2016

Warrendale, Pennsylvania, November 28, 2016 - Printing Industries of America has announced that thirty-three graphic communications companies were selected to receive 2016 Best Workplace in Americas awards.  Of those recognized, eleven companies received the coveted designation "Best of the Best," while twenty-two earned "Best Workplace" honors. The program was created to recognize graphic arts companies for their outstanding human relations... Read More

Raymond Lawton Named 2016 Lewis Memorial Lifetime Achievement Recipiment

November 21, 2016

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 21, 2016-- Raymond Lawton, Chairman of Lawton Printing Services, has been named the 2016 Lewis Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award recipient by the Printing Industries of America. Established in 1950, the Lewis Award pays homage to business leaders who have made major, long-term contributions to the graphic arts industry and have been a significant force in shaping the business of printed communications. The... Read More

PIA Announces 2017 Officers and Board of Directors

November 21, 2016

Kansas City, Missouri, November 21, 2016--Printing Industries of America (PIA) proudly announces the election of its 2017 Officers and Board of Directors. The installation ceremony took place on November 20, 2016 at the PIA Fall Administrative meetings held in Kansas City, Missouri. Chairman of the Board--Curt A. Kreisler Gold Star Printers, Miami, Florida For more than 30 years, Curt Kreisler has been an active member of the print community... Read More

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