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Winners of 2012 Golden Image Awards Announced

(October 2012) posted on Thu Oct 25, 2012

SGIA competition recognizes industry-leading excellence across various applications and categories.

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SGIA has announced the winners of its 2012 Golden Image Award competition. This year’s entries were evaluated and judged at the 2012 SGIA Expo in Las Vegas, October 18-20.

The Golden Image competition recognizes industry-leading excellence and covers various categories created by specialty imaging. Each submission was eligible to earn one of four awards:
• Award of Excellence (Gold), recognizing the highest achievement possible in a given category;
• Award of Distinction (Silver), awarded for exemplary quality;
• Award of Merit (Bronze), for outstanding performance; and
• Certificate of Honorable Mention, for commendable performance.

In addition, the SGIA awarded Best of Show (digital and screenprinting categories), Best in Creativity (digital only), and People's Choice awards.

Awards for digitally produced entries went to the following entries (note: not all categories featured gold, silver, and bronze awards; some categories also awarded honorable mentions):

Category 1: Fine Art, Digital entries
* Gold, Best In Show: Light-Works Inc. ( Sea Fever
* Silver: Kolibri Art Studio Inc. ( Road Trip
* Bronze: Kolibri Art Studio Inc.: Miss. Mary's Class

Category 2: Posters (Single Sheet), Digital entries
• Gold: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd ( Jadelink
• Silver: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd: Emphasis Jewellery
• Bronze: Yunker Industries ( Holiday Promotional Posters

Category 3: Posters (Multisheet), Digital entries
• Gold: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd (website): Samsonite
• Silver: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd: Slim Beauty
• Bronze: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd, The Spaghetti House

Category 4: Transit Advertising, Digital entries
• Gold: The Ad Art Company ( League of Legends" World Championship Bus Shelter
• Silver: Varsha Transprint ( Santa Gift Shop

Category 5: Fleet Markings (Single Sheet), Digital entries
• Gold: Modagrafics ( Zee Medical
• Silver: Modagrafics: NASCAR
• Bronze: Modagrafics: Griffin

Category 6: Fleet Markings (Multisheet), Digital entries
• Gold: Mountain Commercial Graphics ( AAFES Marine Corps Trailer
• Silver: Modagrafics ( Coors Banquet
• Bronze: Classic Stripes Pvt Ltd ( Volkswagen Polo Cup TSI Car
• Honorable mention: Mountain Commercial Graphics: Texan's Reliant Energy Train

Category 7: Banners, Digital entries
• Gold: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd ( JP Morgan
• Silver: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd: Fantastic Creatures from The British Museum
• Bronze: Graphic Trends: Sephora
• Honorable mention: Yunker Industries ( Ariat Work Boot Banners
• Honorable mention: Sanca S.G.C., S A ( AXE