Innovation Excellence Award
Presented at 2018 Franklin Luminaire Awards
Nominations Due May 15, 2018

Partner Hosts Printing Industries Alliance and Idealliance invite you to mark your calendar for the 2018 Franklin Luminaire Awards. If you joined us for last year’s gala, you helped celebrate 65 years recognizing the best and brightest in our industry and heard the stories of six individuals honored for their career achievements. This October, the industry will again come together to recognize exceptional professionals for their positive contribution and service within the media and visual communications industries. Download flyer for more Luminaire Awards details.

The Innovation Excellence Award will be presented at the Franklin Luminaire Awards gala on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers, New York, NY. The award is granted to a company or individual in graphic communications that is pioneering, pacesetting, and advancing new technologies. Each generation of our industry has developed or adopted new technology and we seek to recognize our innovators moving us into the future.

How to Nominate

The nominee must be a company or individual within the graphic communications and media industries who has demonstrated, in a clear and convincing way, an innovative technology, workflow, product or service used in media creation, production, and distribution that is first-of-its kind and in use for twelve (12) months or more.

Provide a 100-word explanation that outlines the innovation or technology, why it is unique, and how (and when) being utilized. Complete form below or download the Innovation Nomination Form.

Past Honorees

Year Recipient(s)
2017 David Q. McDowell
US & International Graphic Communications Standards Expert, Senior Technical Associate, Eastman Kodak Co. – Retired
2016 ThINK
Inkjet Networking and Knowledge Community
Dianne Kennedy
XML & Metadata Evangelist Emeritus, Idealliance
Paul Nowak
Director of Customer Experience, QuadPackaging

Innovation Excellence Award Nomination Form

Please consider the following nominee for the 2018 Innovation Excellence Award

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