The Flottman Company received ten (10) Print Excellence Awards, one (1) Gold and nine (9) Silver in the annual competition hosted by the Printing Industries of Ohio • Northern Kentucky (PIANKO). The 2013 awards included over 450 entries from 60 companies, competing in 34 different categories.
Flottman’s Gold award winning piece features the newest product: Rxperts Printing Alliance - SecuRxperts’ Invisible Ink, Security Solutions as a miniature (1.5” x 1.5”) folded literature insert, printed with portions of invisible ink. This piece will compete for Best of Show and Best of Category at the PIANKO August 2013 Grand Ceremony, in Columbus, Ohio. The piece will also be honored as a representative of the entire Southwest Printing Region in the National Competition.
“What an honor to receive a Gold Print Excellence Award. As a company, we are privileged to represent our industry and our partners in receipt of the prestigious gold and nine silver awards,” said Tom Flottman, CEO of the Flottman Company.
All entries were critically judged by three out-of-state officials; Paul Schmitz, Schmitz Printing Inc.; Ken Eberhart, The Merrick Printing Company; and Glen Pentry. According to the association President, Jim Cunningham, “This year’s judging panel collectively spans more than 100 years of printing experience and they were all extremely impressed with our association’s incredible variety of work and production excellence.”
Flottman Company entered ten (10) projects in this year’s competition and received exceptional recognition for all of them. These award winning entries featured seven (7) Flottman partners, St. Xavier High School, Bakery Crafts, Antioch Shrine Foundation (Dayton, Ohio), ITW-Evercoat, Rxperts Printing Alliance, Proteus Packaging and Braintree Laboratories. Flottman Company also received four (4) awards for self-promotional materials designed by our extremely talented marketing and design teams highlighting our Rxperts Printing Alliance partnership and our Brilliant Communications multi-channel marketing campaigns. In appreciation, each of our partners will receive an award plaque as a tribute to their confidence in the Flottman Company.