Special Interest Group is for Visual Media Alliance members who specialize in the production aspects of the Graphic Arts industry including: Commercial Printing (Digital, Publication, Screen), Binding and Finishing, Fulfillment, Prepress, Print Specialties (Ad Specialties, Letterpress, Signage), as well as industry suppliers.
Exclusively for Members of this Special Industry Group :
Monthly printed newsletter (VMA/Print Digest) featuring articles of special interest to the core Print community.
VMA Education: Webinars, Seminars, Technical Training with programs geared to the needs of printers.
Credit and Collections program.
Showcase of Print/Design Excellence: The annual Showcase of Print /Design Excellence is a quality competition featuring the best of the best produced in Northern California.
Networking events including company tours, dinner meetings, roundtable discussions, hosted Constructive Cocktails get-togethers.
Annual Wage Survey covering management and production positions at printing companies.
Annual Printing Industries of the West Top Management Conference—our three-day conference at a resort location.
New partnerships with relevant organizations such as the NAPL.
Print-centric programs through our national association (Printing Industries of America):
Vision3 – top management conference, now jointly held with NAPL
Preference for Print program
Ratio Studies and other hundreds of print specific management publications.
Discounts on Shop Towels and other products