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GCA Selected as 2021 ASAE Summit Award Winner

GCA is honored to have been selected as the 2021 ASAE Summit Award Winner in the "Power of Diversity & Inclusion" category for its Black Makers Pitch Program. This program put a group of black card makers to get in front of a panel of top buyers, retailers, and...

Brandwise Update – June 2021

Brandwise Update – June 2021

By Kelly Bristol, Vice President, Associate & Buyer Engagement, Brandwise Hello Friends! I’m excited to be working with the Greeting Card Association on its new GCA Marketplace. I had been a member of the GCA for more than 20 years through the National Stationery...

In the News – June 2021

GCA Members in the News & Industry Updates Note@*Noted winners announced on 5/19 recognizing the best of the newest greeting cards of 2021 in 10 trend-forward categories. Read the full article here. Those who attended our 2020 Workshop & Retreat had a chance...

From the President – June 2021

From the President – June 2021

June 2021 This year’s *Noted experience served as a perfect primer on all the good things happening in the Greeting Card Association and for its members right now. The momentum behind the whole *Noted concept continues to grow, as more members of the greeting card...

Louie Awards – June 2021

Louie Awards – June 2021

Virtual Louie Awards Ceremony - July 8th Hello GCA! Well, summer is my favorite season of the year. I feel more creative and inspired by nature, summer activities and time with family and friends. It also seems to be the fastest season, as there is so much to do! I’m...