PPI Print Rocks! Awards 2016 - The Best Print in the West

PrintROCKS! Competition ENTRY NOW OPEN

Deadline July 1, 2016

Open to ALL involved in the design and production of extraordinary print produced* in Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon & Washington.
*(between June 2015 – June 2016)

Check out the 2016 STUDENT POSTER DESIGN CONTEST Entries & Winners!

September 16th @ 6 pm

The 2016 PrintROCKS! Party will be in downtown Vancouver, Washington at the beautifully renovated Hilton Hotel & Resort – centrally located for a perfect weekend getaway to visit local sights in Oregon and Washington.

We invite all in the print/design/visual communication to attend our 9th annual event.

Members: $109/person | Non-Members: $139/person
Member Table: $990/table of 10 | Non-Member Table: $1290/table of 10
These are early bird rates and will increase after August 15th
PrintROCKS! Event Registration Page

PrintROCKS! event attendees have a guaranteed room rate of $139/night now through August 15th
Hilton Hotel PrintROCKS! Event Page
Visit Vancouver PrintROCKS! Event Page

During the event we will be holding our annual raffle supporting the PPI Educational Trust. These funds will be used to continue the Trust’s work to develop a bright, new, super workforce on behalf of the PRINT community we serve! Proceeds support the PPI Educational Trust

Bring your Print Superpowers and join us for an evening of networking, fundraising and celebration!

2016 PrintROCKS! Party at the Hilton Hotel & Resort in Vancouver, WA

CLICK HERE to view or download the 2016 competition information flyer

  1. A. Presentation Folders/Portfolios & Binders
  2. B. Brochures, Broadsides, Booklets & Flyers
  3. C. Catalogs
  4. D. Books, Book Jackets, & Diaries
  5. E. Magazines & Magazine Inserts
  6. F. Organizational Communication Pieces/Newsletters
  7. G. Wide/Grand Format
  8. H. Business & Annual Reports
  9. I. Point-of-Purchase Materials
  10. J. Posters, Art Prints & Other Art Reproductions
  11. K. Cards
  12. L. Invitations & Programs
  13. M. Calendars
  14. N. Digital & Print Driven Marketing Projects
  15. O. Finishing Techniques
  16. P. Alternative Printing Methods
  17. Q. Directories & Source Books
  18. R. Stationery & Office Materials
  19. S. Specialty Printing
  20. SA. They Said It Couldn’t Be Done
  21. T. Packaging/Labels
  22. U. Print/Graphic Arts Self-Promotion
  23. V. Web Press Printing
  24. W. Marketing/Promotional Materials
  25. X. Environmentally Sound Materials
  26. Y. Special Innovation Awards
  27. Z. Students, Schools & Education
  28. ZA. Pro Bono

2016 PrintROCKS! Entry Form

CLICK HERE to view the rules PDF


Enter company and entry information exactly as you want it to appear on
winning certificates, publicity, promotions and PPA/Benny Awards submissions.

Please see rules PDF for additional descriptive information which will need to be included with certain entries.

1-3 entries $49 – Enter 1, Get Next 2 Entries FREE!
4-5 entries $49 each
6-10 entries $45 each
11-20 entries $40 each
21 or more $35 each
1-2 entries $95 – Enter 1, Get Second Entry FREE!
3-5 entries $95 each
6-10 entries $85 each
11-20 entries $75 each
21 or more $65 each
1 or more entries FREE!

After you complete your company registration you will receive a confirmation email along with a link to your entries. You will be able to add / edit your entries up until you are finished and prepared to check out.

FINAL LAST CALL! Entries must be received July 25 by noon to be considered!
2016 Print ROCKS! Sponsorship Opportunities Contact Teri@WhyVizComm.org Download Sponsorship Sheet with additional info. New This Year! Add your company name to an award! Contact PPI to learn more. 2016 Print ROCKS! Sponsors Canon CTX G&K Services, Inc. QBSI Falco Sult Federated Mutual Insurance Company Xerox Join the league of incredible Print ROCKS! Sponsors