Franklin Luminaire Awards
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Lighthouse, Chelsea Piers
New York, NY

Sponsorships are available at Early Bird rates till June 1!

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Idealliance and Printing Industries Alliance will recognize industry leaders at Annual Franklin Luminaire Awards event in New York City on Oct. 17. Franklin Luminaire Awards Platinum sponsorships (table of 10) are available at the early bird rate of $5,500 until June 1 ($6,500 after that date); Gold sponsorships (half-table of five) are $2,750 by June 1 ($3,250 after). Sponsors receive recognition in the printed program and signage, and during the evening’s program. Individual tickets are also available at $400.



Luminaire Award
Traci L. Lucien,
Vice President, Print Center, AARP
Karen E. Krigsman, Senior Director, Print Production, J.Crew Group, Inc.
Joe Schick, Vice President of Postal Affairs – Retired, Quad/ Graphics, Inc.

Zenger Community Service Award
Michael Duggal, Duggal Visual Solutions, Inc.


Franklin Award for Distinguished Service
Armen Keteyian

Luminaire Award
Steve Zenger,
 President and CEO, Zenger Group
Chris Dunn, Director, Global, Business Operations, American Express
Jerry Faust, Vice President Print, and Distribution, Time Inc.

Zenger Community Service Award
Mark Darlow, Co-Founder, Lifetime Trustee, Past President, Graphic Communications Scholarship Fund


Franklin Award for Distinguished Service
United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, New York

Luminaire Award
Charles Blanchard, Jr., 
President, CEO, Blanchard Systems, Inc
Meghan Fitzgerald Milkowski, Vice President, Production & Circulation, Prometheus Global Media
Veronica H. Simmons, Vice President, Director of Print Production, MRM/McCann
Michael J. Simon, Executive Vice President, Publishers Press, Inc.

Zenger Community Service Award
Angelina Killane-Sims, Vice President Operations, HighRoad Press


Franklin Award for Distinguished Service
Linda Fairstein

Luminaire Award
Elaine Barker,
Director of Operations, JWT NY
Bonnie Blake, Clinical Assistant Professor, New York University
Gena Kelly, Vice President of Manufacturing, Condé Nast
John Puterbaugh, EVP & Chief Digital Officer, Nellymoser, A Division of Quad/Graphics

Luminaire Award Honorees


Kevin Brucato, Director of Operations, Prudential
Lynn Fantom, Chairman & CEO, ID Media
Bill Kasdorf, Vice President & Principal Consultant, Apex Content Solutions
Chris Noble, Senior Director of Print Operations, ESPN Digital & Print Group
Brian Sallaberry, Associate Vice President, Publishing Operations, Victoria’s Secret Direct, NY


George Ashbrook, Managing Director, E-Graphics New York
Meta Brophy, Director of Publishing Operations, Consumer Reports
Steve Lubomski, General Manager/US, H&Mca.
Peter Meirs, Vice President of Production Technologies, Time Inc.
Brenda White, Senior Vice President/Publishing Activation Director, Starcom USA


Chris Combs, Director of Design Development, CBS
Stephanie Gibbons, Executive Vice President, Marketing and On-Air Promotions, FX Network
Mike Graff, President and CEO, Sandy Alexander
Barbara Jo Gray, AVP Marketing Operations & Production, Victoria’s Secret
Diane Pesce, Group Director Quality Control, Conde Nast


Katerina Caterisano, Network Design & Communication
Terri Dannenberg, Ogilvy New York
Marisa Farina, Time Out North America
Paul Nicholson, Showtime Networks Inc.
Pictorial Offset Corporation


Brenda Barozzi, DRAFTFCB
Lu Ann Binda, Pfizer, Inc.
Timothy J. McCabe, Tiffany & Co.
Louise Morrin, Haymarket Media, Inc.
David Orlin, Condé Nast Publications


Don Carli, The Sustainable Advertising Partnership
Nubar Nakashian, TanaSeybert, LLC
Chris Olson, The McGraw-Hill Companies
Laura C. Reid, Hearst Magazines
Jeannette Rivera-Ramos, Verizon Communications


John Garvey, Parade Publications
Guy Gleysteen, Time Inc.
Cheryl Kahanec, TanaSeybert
Rosemary Sirico, Aerosoles, Inc.


Laura Capasso-Fiorenza, Reader’s Digest
Association, Inc.
Michelle Daoust, McCann Erickson New York
Joe Duncan, Leo Burnett USA
Frank Maguire, Schawk New York
David A. Schirmer, Hearst Enterprises


George Barsa, Estee Lauder Companies
Ken Field, Continental Web Press
Kevin Hickey, Condé Nast Publications
Valerie Merone, Victoria’s Secret Direct, NY
Karen Palmieri, VNU Business Publication


Michael Esposito, Hachette Filipacchi Media US
Neil O’Callaghan, AGT•Seven
Linda Rice, Condé Nast Publications
Michele Unger, Grey Worldwide
Nina Wintringham, Quebecor World


Thomas Colaprico, Time, Inc.
Vivian Cunningham, Lowe New York
Laura Gale, priNexus
Jeff Jacobson, Kodak Polychrome Graphics
Kathy Maguire, News America, Inc.


Barry Meinerth, Time Inc., AOL Time Warner
Brad Mintz, McCann-Erickson
Betty Ewens Quadracci, Milwaukee Magazine
Frank Stillo, Sandy Alexander Inc.
Wanda Ziembinski, Hachette Filipacchi Magazines


Dora Braschi Cardinale, Martha Stewart
Living Omnimedia, Inc.
Lori Carrabba, Bates Healthworld
Melvin A. Ettinger, Business Technology Solutions, Inc.
Barbara Stark, Condé Nast Publications Inc.
Tracy T. Windrum, G+J USA Publishing


Eve Asbury, Saatchi & Saatchi
John B. Dougherty, Hachette Filipacchi Magazines
Valerie Plue Eriquezzo, Grolier Book Clubs
Betty Maul, FrontEnd Graphics, Inc.
Edward Morgan, Forbes, Inc.


Lee Epstein, Mailmen Inc.
Ann Marie Bushell, World Color
Sharon Hogue, Quad/Graphics
Philip V. Lentini, Condé Nast Publications
Judy A. Schaefer, Quebecor


Victor Basile, D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles
Glenda Shasho Jones, Shasho Jones Direct
Frank C. Scott, Time Inc.
Dr. Arnold Spinner, New York University
Howard Daniel Sullivan, Perry Judd’s Incorporated


Paula S. Hayden, Condé Nast
Nicholas J. Patrissi, Imation Enterprises Corporation
Judith S. Rotker, BMG Direct
Bernard T. Sendor, Infiniti Color Graphics
Mortimer S. Sendor, Applied Printing Technologies, Inc.
Roberta Thomas, Cowles Business Media


Belinda Butti, DOTS
Ellen Faith Hurwitch, Micro Warehouse, Inc.
John Nallen, Newsweek
Linda Palladino, William Morrow & Co.
Roy Zucca, Young & Rubicam


Michele Duffy, Book-of-the-Month Club
Melene Follert, The Banta Digital Group
Nancy Kaminsky, Victoria’s Secret Catalogue
Roy Nelson, McKee Vocational & Technical High School
Pamela H. Older, The New Yorker


John W. Dreyer, Pitman Company
Theodore R. Geipel, McGraw-Hill, Inc.
Janet McCarthy Grimm, Lindenmeyr Book Publishing Papers
Rusty P. Hannon, Random House, Inc.
Klaus F. Schmidt, Klaus F. Schmidt LTD., Inc.


Bonnie Axthelm, 3M Media Networks, Inc.
Mac Byrd, Eastman Kodak Co.
Peter A. McLean, 3M Printing and Publishing Systems Division
Richard Sasso, Scientific American
Rosemary P. Sullivan, Lang Communications


Gerardo D’Elia, Hearst Magazines
Ira Finkelstein, Della Femina McNamee, Inc.
Catherine Merolle, New York Times Magazine Group
Burt Morgan, Burt Morgan, Ltd.
John James Romeo, Forbes


Dottie Butler, USA Today
George P. Davidson, Ballantine Del Rey/Fawcett div. Random House
Mary N. Davis, Time, Inc.
Jerry Greer Fales, Hearst Magazines
Joseph Pedone, Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising


Vito Colaprico, Family Circle, Inc.
Donald Demarest, Young & Rubicam
Judith C. Kula, Maxwell Communication Corp.
Peggy Ryan, Welsh Publishing Group
Marjorie M. Scardino, Economist Newspaper Group


Printing News Publishers and Staff
Harry V. Quadracci, Quad/Graphics, Inc.
Leonard B. Schlosser, Lindenmeyr Paper Company
Kit Taylor, Times Mirror Magazines
Rochelle Udell, Condé Nast


Thomas J. Cochrane, J. Walter Thompson Co.
Irving Herschbein, Condé Nast
Diane Romano, Applied Graphics Technologies
Rita Waterman, Meredith/Burda
Ilene Berson Weiner, ABC Consumer Magazine

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