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

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.

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.


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


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