•  May 22, 2019
     4:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Don’t Miss the Opportunity to Network with More Than 400 Industry Professionals from 70+ Companies!

Join us on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, for a celebration of the excellence of the craft of printing. Once again, there will be simultaneous award ceremonies in two locations, the Medinah Shrine Center in Addison, IL, and the Wisconsin Club in Milwaukee, WI.




HM Graphics accepts the 2018 Best of Show plaque. From left: Stephanie Badzinski, Daniel Soltysiak and Jay Sandstrom of HM Graphics; Steve Rosenbeck of Press Color, the Best of Show Sponsor; and Angie Qualls and Tom Wasiak of HM Graphics.


The evenings will begin with registration opening at 4:30 p.m. and a reception with cash bar and hors d’oeuvres beginning at 5 p.m. The Best of Category and Best of Division winning pieces will be on display so that you can vote for your favorite for the People’s Choice Award. A delicious sit-down plated dinner with dessert begins at 6:30 p.m.

The awards ceremony will kick off at 7:15 p.m., with the awards for Best of Category and Best of Division presented locally. It all leads up to the announcement of the night’s top awards: Best of Show and Runner-Ups, Best of State, and People’s Choice winners.

Addison Celebration: Medinah Shrine Center, 550 Shriners Drive, Addison, IL  60101

Milwaukee Celebration: Wisconsin Club, 900 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI  53233

For pictures from the 2018 Celebrations, please click here:           Addison        Milwaukee


Registration is now closed. If you have registration questions, please contact Debra Warner at (262) 439-8992 or via email at dwarner@glga.info. Unfortunately, we are unable to take walk-ins at the GEA Celebrations.