3M - 8/14/2008
3M Announces Contest Deadline Extensions
3M Graphics Markets Center has announced that it is moving deadlines for its three major 2008 contests to
December 31, 2008. Winners will be announced at the International Sign Association (ISA) Show in Las Vegas,
The graphics manufacturer winning the Wrap-to-Win! Contest will drive away from ISA in a tricked-out 2009
Roush Stage 3 Mustang courtesy of the 3M Graphics Market Center and Roush/Fenway Industries.
To win this 415-horsepower high-performance vehicle, graphics manufacturers are invited to submit their best
vehicle wraps for consideration. The field of entries will be narrowed to 25 finalists and the winning wrap will
then be selected by a panel of judges from the Society for Environmental Graphics Design (SEGD) and the U.S.
Small Business Administration (SBA).
The Wrap-a-Rough-Wall-to-Win! Contest is designed to demonstrate creative applications of 3M’s new products
for textured surface graphics.
The contest offers sign manufacturers the chance to showcase their applications of this revolutionary new graphic
The grand prize winner will receive a $10,000 gift certificate for a “Wall of Entertainment” home theatre system or
other electronics equipment.
Signs of Success!
The Signs of Success! Contest gives sign manufacturers the opportunity to partner with business owners to
showcase installed electrically backlit signs.
Entries will be judged on design elements as well as the degree to which signs have helped owners promote
their businesses. The sign manufacturer and business owner submitting the winning entry will each receive $5,000.