The winners of the web2awards, the world's first annual award competition for Websites in the printing industry, will be honored immediately prior to the Sunday night reception in the Innovation Fair. The awards were established earlier this year by PIA to promote excellence in Websites that focus on the sale/exchange of printed material and/or promote a printer's capabilities on the Internet or an intranet.
Converge is presented in partnership with IPA, the Association of Graphic Solutions Providers; Digital Printing Council; DMA; and Printing Impressions magazine. More information is available at www.printing.org/converge or contact Jeanette Tuttle-Hamer at (412) 259-1712; e-mail email@example.com.
Along with detailed conference information and online registration, the conference Website features videos by five printing executives who talk about transitioning their companies to becoming marketing support partners for their customers.
ROCHESTER, NY—The 2010 edition of PODi's AppForum will feature two new tracks: Leading Edge Applications, chaired by Bill Marchiony, CEO of First Name Basis; and Print on Demand, led by Mike Chiricuzio, director of the Arizona State University Print & Imaging Lab. Set to run January 25 to 27, 2010, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, the event will also again offer a Direct Marketing track, chaired by Debora Haskel, vice president of marketing for IWCO Direct; and a Sales and Business Strategies track, headed by Kate Dunn, president of Digital Innovations Group.
WILMINGTON, MA—Prism and Responsive Solutions have entered into a joint business alliance to provide seamless integration of their products. Users will be able to automate the interaction between Prism's WIN 2009 MIS and Responsive Solutions' Customer+ Web-to-print solution.