2018 GEAs Top Winners and Pictures

HM Graphics accepts the Best of Show award from sponsor Press Color.

The 2018 Graphics Excellence Awards Celebrations were held on May 23, 2018. In addition to presenting plaques to our Gutenberg Best of Category and Best of Division winners, we announced our top honors:

Best of Show: HM Graphics, Milwaukee, WI, for Kohler Trends II in the Product Catalogs (4 or more colors) category

1st Runner-Up: The Fox Company, West Allis, WI, for At the Threshold-The Campaign for Asheville School in the Booklets (4 or more colors) category.

2nd Runner-UP: Mossberg and Company, South Bend, IN, for Whirlpool Corporation GEBL Brochure in the Brochures and Broadsides category.

Best of Packaging: HM Graphics, for Zurn Sundara Handwashing System in the Cartons and Containers category.

Best of Illinois: Cardinal Color Group, Itasca, IL, for W-Love Wins in the Brochures and Broadsides category.

Best of Indiana: Miles Printing, Indianapolis, IN, for OneAmerica Leaders’ Conference Brochure in the Programs (4 or more colors) category.

Best of Wisconsin, HM Graphics, for John Deere Customer Appreciation Brochure and Envelope in the Diecuts, Pop-ups, Unique Folds and Involvement Devices category.

Addison People’s Choice – McGrath Printing l Custom Apparel, Crystal Lake, IL, for Follow the Action® Outdoors Premium Gift Set in the Special Innovation Awards – Printing category.

Milwaukee People’s Choice – Philipp Lithographing Co., Grafton, WI, for Kellogg’s Froot Loops Box in the Point-of-Purchase Hanging/Wall/Window category.


Please click here for the Addison photo album.

Please click here for the Milwaukee photo album.

Congratulations to all of this year’s winners!