Awards of Excellence
Winners of the VMA Showcase Awards can win a number of awards to honor their achievements. Duplicate certificates and awards can be ordered and presented to clients and colleagues for their excellent workmanship using this duplicate awards form for the winning year.
Certificates of Award
Gold, silver and bronze awards are awarded to those in recognition for their high level of quality in printing and design. Winners receive a personalized framed certificate.
The following awards are awarded for their excellence in unique and outstanding craftsmanship. These are recipients of the gold award and are hand selected by judges and are flawless.
Best of Show
The Best of Show Award is awarded to the most outstanding entry and is the highest regarded entry from the entire competition in the design and print categories. To win, the entry must be flawless and have the highest score from all entries entered in the competition. The winner will receive a personalized 8″ x 10″ metal print.
Grand Awards are presented to those entries deemed by the judges to be worthy of special note. It could be for the paper or substrate used, a unique design, a rare print, etc. These are selected at the judges discretion and are awarded a personalized 7″ x 9″ metal print.
Best of Category
The Best of Category Award is awarded to the most outstanding entry in each category. To win a Best of Category, the entry must be a gold certificate recipient and flawless. The judges do not always award a Best of Category if the scores do not warrant one. Should the judges find more than one entry worthy of such an award, they are free to honor more than one. The winner will receive a personalized 7″ x 9″ metal print.
All entries become the property of Visual Media Alliance and/or Printing Industries of America (PIA) and are not returnable. Entry constitutes approval for promotional use by either VMA or PIA.
Your Marketing Tool for Client Recognition
What better way to say “Thank you for your business!” than by personalizing the exact award won for your client who made this winning project possible. In addition, this is a great opportunity for you to show your client that they picked an award winning company for their project and should continue doing business with you! Additional Personalized Awards are available for purchase. Information will be available after the awards ceremony at the awards reception or by contacting Laura Vargas.