SGIA - 3/21/2008
SGIA '08 Sponsors are Ready for Innovative Marketplace
Introducing platinum and gold sponsors
Fairfax, Virginia - Sponsors are already anticipating SGIA '08 (Atlanta; October 15-18) at the Georgia World
Congress Center - the trade show that best represents the full range of specialty imaging technology.
This year, EFI VUTEk, Gandinnovations, 3M Graphics Market Center, Hewlett Packard Company, and US Screen
Print & Inkjet Technology are platinum sponsors; and InteliCoat Technologies, Roland DGA Corporation and Sun
Chemical-Specialty Inks Group are gold sponsors.
"All of our platinum and gold sponsors are leaders in the specialty imaging industry," said SGIA President/CEO
Michael Robertson. "EFI VUTEk, HP and Gandinnovations are taking digital imaging to new production levels,
which gives SGIA members access to new and exciting markets. 3M is an innovation leader with a wide range
of effective media solutions for a diverse marketplace. And US Screen Print & Inkjet Technology is on the leading
edge with digital solutions for garment decoration. Together, SGIA sponsors are defining tomorrow's marketplace."
The sponsors agree, citing SGIA Expo attendees as the perfect audience for the full scope of technology - from
advanced high-production digital equipment to the latest direct-to-garment applications.
"We always look forward to the SGIA show to showcase and introduce new products and see customers from
around the world," said Scott Fresener, CEO of U.S. Screen Print & Inkjet Technology. "SGIA continues to bring
in the `who's who' of the industry."
"SGIA is a premier platform for demonstrating EFI's industry-leading innovations in the superwide format market,"
said Chuck Dourlet, Vice President of Marketing at EFI VUTEk. "We have never been disappointed with our
ability at SGIA to have meaningful interaction with existing customers, generate qualified leads and keep tabs on
what is happening with our competition."
"As the market leader in film graphic products, 3M is proud to align itself with SGIA, one of the premier graphic
imaging industry organizations," said Tom Black, Marketing Operations Manager, 3M Graphics Market Center.
"3M believes the benefits of platinum sponsorship are many - including increased opportunities for interaction with
our customers and for providing a key platform for the introduction of our new solutions to the graphics industry."
"SGIA is seen as the biggest show in North America for the sign and graphics industry," said Tom Reilly,
Gandinnovation's Vice President of Marketing and Advertising. "It's very important that we support this show
and are proud to be a member of the Association."
For more information on becoming a platinum or gold sponsor, or to create a custom sponsorship package,
contact Jean Lambert at 703.359.1328 or mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.