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Roland Extends Creative Awards Deadline

The deadline is now January 29, 2012.

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Roland has extended its Creative Awards contest deadline until January 29, 2012. To date, the contest has received more than 570 entries since its launch in September, 2011.

“This contest has truly been one of the highlights of the year for us,” said Rick Scrimger, Roland DGA vice president and general manager. “We are getting such a wide variety of entries, from wall murals to vehicle wraps and jewelry designs, and each entry is so imaginative. We invite everyone to visit the site and vote for their favorites.”

Celebrating the company’s worldwide 30th anniversary, the Roland Creative Awards are open to all users of Roland equipment across the globe at Entries will be judged based on creativity, innovation, and execution. More than 75 prizes are being awarded including:

• Monthly People’s Choice Awards – recognizing one top entry per region each month, as voted by site visitors.

• Honorable Mention Awards – Honorable mention winners will be named in each region with prizes varying by region.

• Regional Winner – Regional winners will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to Japan to celebrate 30 years with Roland and compete for the worldwide grand prize in April 2012.

• Worldwide Grand Prize – The contest’s top entrant worldwide will win a Roland machine of his or her choice: a VersaCAMM VS-420 42-inch printer/cutter, an EGX-360 gift engraver, a JWX-30 jewelry model maker, or an MDX-40A milling machine.

Judging for the worldwide competition will take place during Roland’s 30th Anniversary Celebration, to be held in April 2012 at the company’s global headquarters in Hamamatsu, Japan.


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