Sign & Digital UK Awards – call for Entries!

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Sign & Digital UK has today called for signmakers and graphic display companies, manufacturers and suppliers to enter the 2011 Sign & Digital UK Awards. There are 10 categories in all and the focus is on rewarding both the creative and business aspects of the industry.

Rudi Blackett, the show’s event director comments; “We are very excited to launch the Sign & Digital UK Awards & Networking Event this year. Exhibitors and visitors attending the show will now also have the perfect opportunity to network and socialise with business contacts & colleagues and entertain customers as well as coming together to celebrate the high level of skill, innovation and creative flair apparent in our industry today.”

The 10 categories are:

  • Best individual sign project
  • Best multiple sign project
  • Best vehicle wrapping project
  • Best wide format print project
  • Best textile print project
  • Best new use of wide format print
  • Green award
  • Rising star award
  • Best wide format printing company
  • Best sign company

The accolades will be awarded at the Sign & Digital UK Awards and Networking event to be held on the evening of the second day of the exhibition (Weds 13th of April) at the National Motorcycle Museum, near the entrance to the NEC, Birmingham. All entries will be judged by a panel of experts and the judges will be looking in detail at the methods used and creativity demonstrated and how these were used to deliver the required results. All awards entries are specifically for work done during 2010. Please visit the show website where you can click on the awards logo down the left hand side – this will take you through to the awards page where you can find the awards entry form.

The Rising Star Award calls for nominations for an individual that has really made their mark in 2010. The individual must be working in the industry and be aged under 30.
Best Sign Company Award and Best Wide Format Printing Company Award recognise the very best company that has demonstrated a high level of success in customer service, business growth or development, business retention, innovation and creativity and should be backed up by solid results and testimonials. Our strict criteria will make these two awards the most sought after in the industry.

Even if you don’t enter, this event is set to be the biggest networking opportunity for the signmaking and graphics industry in the UK this year. You will need to be quick to book a table and single tickets are available also, if you prefer. The ticket price includes pre-dinner drinks, a three course meal and entertainment as well as the awards ceremony itself. Don’t be disappointed and book your place now on by visiting the website,, where you can click on the awards logo down the left hand side – this will take you through to the awards page where you can find the table / single seats booking form.

For further information on the awards, the latest show news and to register for FREE entry to the show please visit the show website