Graphics Excellence Awards Sponsors


Calling All Entries! 2015 GEAs Are Open!


Let Your Voice Be Heard! at the IL Legislative Day April 23


IL Sales Tax Info Page


Save the Dates! 2015 Golf Outings

cc-golfer As winter winds down, it’s not too soon to start making plans to attend our 2015 State Golf Outings – our most popular networking events! Save the dates, and start dreaming of sunshine and green fairways:

Indiana – June 26, 2015, Plum Creek Golf Club, Carmel, IN

Illinois - Third Annual Chicagoland Printers Scholarship Golf Outing, July 22, 2015, White Pines Golf Club, Bensenville, IL

Wisconsin – August 12, 2015, Lake Ripley Golf Club, Cambridge, WI

Registration details coming soon! To reserve your space before registration opens, please contact Sharon Flick toll-free at (855) 522-2210 or via email at


GLGA Event Pictures

Please choose the picture albums below to view the event pictures.

Wisconsin Golf Outing Pictures - August 13, 2014 Illinois Golf Outing - July 16, 2014 Indiana Golf Outing - June 26, 2014
Illinois GEA Celebration - May 20, 2014 Wisconsin GEA Celebration - May 20, 2014


New Member-Ask-The-Members Questions Added


2014 Graphics Excellence Awards Winners


Congratulations to Fey Printing, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, for winning the Best of Show award in the 2014 Graphic Excellence Awards competition.  They took the top honors for their entry “Neenah Paper Menu Promo”  in the Booklets (4 or more colors) category. This entry also won the Best of Wisconsin award. From left:  Tim Burton, Burton & Mayer, PIA immediate past chairman; Kristopher Gasch, Fey Printing; Scott Gasch, Fey Printing; Mark Hansen, Press Color, Best of Show sponsor.


Precision and Pride Drive Label Manufacturing at Mossberg & Company


Documation Promotes Martin Aalsma to President and Chief Operating Officer

Martin Aalsma Documation, an Eau Claire, WI, commercial printer, is pleased to announce the promotion of Martin Aalsma to President and Chief Operating Officer.

Martin came to Documation in March 2013 with 20 years’ experience in the print industry. He is a UW-Whitewater graduate, started at QuadGraphics in prepress and spent 10 years at R.R. Donnelley. Since then Martin has held multiple positions throughout the industry including Production / IT Manager, Corporate Imaging Manager and Vice President / COO.

“Martin’s unparalleled work ethic, expertise and integrity make him a perfect fit for this position,” states Brad Stuckert, CEO of Documation. “I’ve worked with many people in my 18 years at Documation, and Martin is by far the most qualified take on this responsibility.”

In addition, Documation has recently opened an office in the Milwaukee area.

For more information on Documation, please visit our website at, visit our corporate LinkedIn profile or contact us at (800) 951-6729.


Two GLGA Members Named to Printing Impressions’ “20-Under-40″

Congratulations to Kristopher Gasch of Fey Printing, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, and Rick Lindemann of Total Printing Systems, Newton, IL, who were selected to the 2014 “20-Under-40″ List by Printing Impressions magazine. The list profiles up-and-coming printing professionals under the age of 40. Read more