The Greeting Card Association is the U.S. trade association serving the greeting card and social expression industry. Founded in 1941, the GCA today represents nearly 200 American and international publishers from diverse businesses – ranging from young start-ups to established companies of all sizes, scopes and years in the industry – as well as suppliers that provide production services and product distribution at the wholesale level.
September 17-20, 2014
St. Julien Hotel & Spa | Boulder, CO
WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 29, 2014 – The Greeting Card Association (GCA) is proud to announce the opening of the Call for Entries for its 27th Annual LOUIE Awards.
WASHINGTON, DC – September 23, 2014 – Today, the Greeting Card Association (GCA) announced its selection of Universal Presentation Concepts (UPC) to create the perfect backdrop for visitors to experience the 27th LOUIE Awards.
July 10, 2014 — An impressive roster of key speakers is scheduled for the 73rd Annual Convention of the Greeting Card Association (GCA), taking place from Wednesday, Sept. 17, through Saturday, Sept. 20, at the St. Julien Hotel & Spa in Boulder, Colo. All in the industry – both GCA members and nonmembers – are invited to attend this year's Convention, themed "The Challenge of Change."
June 20, 2014 — The 73rd Annual Convention of the Greeting Card Association (GCA) will take place from Wednesday, September 17, through Saturday, September 20, at the scenic St. Julien Hotel & Spa in Boulder, Colo. All members of the industry – both GCA members and nonmembers – are invited to attend.
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Call for entries have been mailed and will soon be arriving in your mailbox!
We are now accepting submissions.
Click here to submit your LOUIE entry online.
The deadline for submissions is December 5, 2014.
Blue Petal Paper Co.
Emily McDowell, Inc.
Goldilocks Designs, LLC
Hodgins Engraving Co.
Paper Pop Cards, Inc
Shun Fenghong Trading Co., Ltd.
Supply Side USA
Whiting Paper Company
Announcement Converters, Inc.
Astro Converters, Inc.
Bobst Group North America
Crown Roll Leaf Inc.
Exclusive Bordering Co.
Fixture Resource Group
Gifts & Decorative Accessories
Gift Shop Magazine
National Stationery Show/Emerald Expositions
Heinrich Envelope Corporation
Independent Printing Co. Inc.
Infinity Foils, Inc.
J.S. McCarthy Printers
Kurz Transfer Products, LP
Legion Paper Corp.
Rizzo Packaging Inc.
Robert Paper Co., Inc.
Treat and Company
Universal Engraving, Inc.
Universal Presentation Concepts, Inc.