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Tru Art Color Graphics Awarded Certificate of Merit

05/06/2019 10:35am

Iowa City, IA – May 6, 2019 – Tru Art Color Graphics of Iowa City, IA received an award for outstanding achievement in the category of Folders/Portfolios in the annual Star of Excellence Awards, a five-state printing competition hosted by Printing Industry Midwest (PIM), the region’s trade association for printing, communication and graphic arts industry.

Competing against entries from printing and graphic arts firms throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota, Tru Art Color Graphics received, Tru Art Color Graphics received the prestigious Certificate of Merit Award. The company’s winning submission was a folder for Augustana College called the “Achievement Folder.”

Bob Squiers, Tru Art’s Account Executive, worked closely with Augustana to achieve a unique tri-fold design, die-cut picture frame, and beautiful spot UV coating, all showcasing Tru Art’s superior manufacturing quality.

“We are very proud of our winning team”, said Squiers. “It is an honor to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces top quality, award-winning materials.”

The Star of Excellence Awards recognize those responsible for the creation and production of print communications in the Midwest. The competition promotes excellence in print communications and rewards companies and individuals who produce the best in print media.

Tru Art Color Graphics is an award-winning, G7 Master Printer located in Iowa City, Iowa. Tru Art boasts a state-of-the-art, climate-controlled, 80,000-square-foot facility. Our wide array of equipment produces outstanding results, not only on a variety of paper stocks, but also on other materials such as vinyl, hard plastics, magnetic material, metals and plexiglass. The core of our competitive advantage is the skilled talent of our artisans that enables our clients to experience the best in Midwest printing. Learn more at