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Brandwise News – December 2020

Join the GCA MarketplaceIf you’re looking for a B2B opportunity for your business that has no upfront cost and a low transaction fee of just 3%, then you’ll want to be a part of the GCA Marketplace. The GCA Marketplace is a new benefit that is part of your already...

In the News – December 2020

GCA Members in the News & Industry Updates Season’s (and Other...) Greetings Fans from a new digitally savvy generation are putting their stamp on the traditional greeting-card business. They’re embracing it and disrupting it—as they do....

Member Spotlight – December 2020

Member Spotlight – December 2020

Member Spotlight with Lindsay Henry, Inklings Paperie A Card Talk Member InterviewWhat inspired you to get involved in cards?  I have always believed in the power of the handwritten note. Back in 2009, I was working as a brand designer. The night before a big job was...

From the President – December 2020

December 2020 While it would be a huge understatement to say that 2020 has not gone according to the plan I had laid for my first year as GCA president, I can say that I could not be more pleased with the GCA’s accomplishments in this annus horribilis 2020.  Our...

Committee Updates – December 2020

Committee Updates – December 2020

32nd LOUIE Awards Committee Mary Beth Sibert, LOUIE Awards Committee Chair Create, Innovate, Celebrate  Honoring the best of the best!  In a digital year, let’s celebrate all things paper! The LOUIE Awards honor the best of the greeting card industry–the first-class...

Committee Updates – October 2020

Committee Updates – October 2020

LOUIE Awards 2020 Mary Beth Sibert, LOUIE Awards Committee Chair The 32nd LOUIE Awards honor the tradition of celebrating the makers, the artists, the writers and the craftspeople who are passionate about bringing innovative greeting cards to the world.  Get ready, as...

GCA Events – October 2020

GCA Events – October 2020

November 12-13, 2020 Join the Greeting Card Association VIRTUALLY for this year's Workshop & Retreat Reset. Recover. Reimagine. 2020 has been a year of unprecedented change.  “Normal” is indefinitely disrupted and innovation is the way forward.  This interactive...