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Performance Label International, Inc. receives Certificate of Merit

Performance Label International, Inc. receives Certificate of Merit



Performance Label International, Inc. Receives Award of Recognition in Worldwide Print Competition

San Diego, CA – July 21, 2004 & July 22, 2005 - Performance Label International, Inc. of San Diego, CA received an award for outstanding achievement in the production of Flexographic Printing in the 2004 and 2005 Premier Print Awards. The graphic arts industry’s largest and most prestigious worldwide printing competition, hosted by PIA/GATF, recognizes those responsible for the creation and production of print communications.
Performance Label International, Inc. won an Award of Recognition for their entry winning piece of Merry Christmas in 2004 and Red Bull Window Decal in 2005.

Competing against more than 4,400 entries from printing and graphic arts firms around the world, the judges bestowed on Performance Label International, Inc. the award which honors technical excellence in each category of the competition. Few entries receive Certificates in the competition.

"It's an honor to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces top quality, award winning products," said Harold Dreis, President and CEO. "While we pride ourselves on giving every project in our plant the same attention and craftsmanship, our Employees work very hard and winning an award is very gratifying for all of us."

Michael Makin, president and CEO of PIA/GATF, notes,“each year, the field of entries attracts impressive work from some of the best printers in the world. Only a small number of companies receive an Award of Recognition. The craftsmanship and hard work of Performance Label International, Inc. enabled them to produce an award winning piece in the face of some very stiff competition.”

The Premier Print Awards is the printing industry's oldest and largest worldwide graphic arts competition. The annual competition recognizes those responsible for the creation and production of print communications. The event promotes excellence in print communications, rewards companies and individuals who produce the best in print media.

Headquartered in Sewickley, PA, PIA/GATF is the world's largest graphic arts trade association representing an industry with more than 1.2 million employees. It serves the interests of more than 12,000 member companies. PIA/GATF, along with its affiliates, delivers products and services that enhance the growth, efficiency and profitability of its members and the industry through advocacy, education, research and technical information.

For more information about the Premier Print Awards, contact Suzette Margolis at (215)591-2468.

For more information about Performance Label International, Inc. contact Harold Dreis at (619)429-6870.