September 17, 2014

2014 Franklin Luminaire Awards

Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers / | 23rd Street and West Side Highway | New York, NY 10011, New York, NY

Franklin Luminaire Event - Chelsea Piers

September 17, 2014  |  Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers  |  New York, New York | 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm

Printing Industries Alliance and IDEAlliance recently announced a combining of the Franklin Event and Luminaire Awards Gala in a Best in Communications Event, beginning in 2014.  Laura C. Reid, Vice President of Production, Hearst Magazines and Board Chair, IDEAlliance, and Adam Avrick, President, Design Distributors, Inc. and Printing Industries Alliance Board  Member, will serve as co-chair of the event.  Diane Romano, President & COO, Hudson Yards & Caps Visual Communications, active for many years in both awards programs, will serve as Chair Emeritus of the Franklin Luminaire Awards.

Franklin Award for Distinguished Service
Linda Fairstein
New York Times Bestselling Author, Former Assistant District Attorney for Manhattan and Legal Pioneer

Luminaire Awards for Best In Communications
Elaine Barker, Director of Operations, JWT NY
Bonnie Blake, Clinical Assistant Professor, New York University
Gena Kelly, Vice President of Manufacturing, Condé Nast
John Puterbaugh, EVP & Chief Digital Officer, Nellymoser, A Division of Quad/Graphics


Candid Litho/Blue Ocean
Condé Nast
Continental Web Press
EarthColor, Inc.
Fujifilm North America Corporation - Graphic Systems Division
Hearst Magazines
HighRoad Press/Phoenix Lithographing
Quad/Graphics, Inc.
RR Donnelley
Xerox Corporation


All American Recycling, Inc.
Blanchard Systems, Inc./Dalim Software GmbH
Case Paper
Design Distributors, Inc.
Graphic Paper
Industrial Color
Konica Minolta Business Solutions, USA, Inc.
Lane Press
Publishers Press
Reliable Paper Recycling
Trend Offset Printing


PLATINUM: Before July 1st: $5,500, After July 1st: $6,500Platinum Registration

    • Table of 10
    • Full-page ad in program
    • Recognition in program, signage and thank you from podium
    • Logo on IDEAlliance and PIA websites
    • Additional table of 10 with sponsorship: $3,800

GOLD: Before July 1st: $2,750, After July 1st: $3,250register

    • Table of 5
    • Half-page ad in program
    • Recognition in program, signage
    • Logo on IDEAlliance and PIA websites

SINGLE TICKET: General Seating: $400register


To Register: Complete and return registration form or contact Printing Industries Alliance at (800) 777-4742.  To register online (and pay by credit card), click the appropriate link below:

Platinum Sponsorship: ($5,500 (Before July 1st), $6,500 (After July 1st)
Gold Sponsorship: $2,750 (Before July 1st), $3,250 (After July 1st)
Single Ticket ($400)

Contacts: PIA Graphic Communications Foundation: Vicki Keenan, Vice President, (908) 298-7711,

DEER Foundation: Georgia Volakis, (703) 837-1075,



 Printing Industries AllianceDeer Foundation

Event Date

September 17, 2014

Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers

23rd Street and West Side Highway, New York, NY
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