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SAINT CLOUD, MN – April 27, 2018 - The Star of Excellence Awards recognizes 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 printed media. The five-state printing competition is hosted by Printing Industry Midwest (PIM), the region’s trade association for the printing, communication and graphic arts industry.

Nahan was presented with six awards for outstanding achievement at the annual 2018 PIM Star of Excellence Awards Banquet. Competing against entries from printing and graphic arts firms throughout the Midwest, Nahan received six awards for their winning submissions:

  • Best of Category for print excellence in “Promotional Campaigns, Consumer” for South Dakota – Find Your Great Place
  • Certificate of Merit for print excellence in “Product/Service Catalogs” for Brooks Brothers – Timeless Classics
  • Certificate of Merit for print excellence in “Product/Service Catalogs” for Neiman Marcus – The Book
  • Certificate of Merit for print excellence in “Product/Service Catalogs” for Tommy Bahama Catalog
  • Certificate of Merit for print excellence in “Product/Service Catalogs” for Saks Catalog
  • Certificate of Merit for print excellence in “Direct Mail Campaigns, Consumer” for Brooks Brothers – Gift Book 2017

In addition to the company awards, Dan Bitz and Luke Matvick, two of our employees were recognized at the event for being nominated for the Customer Service Professional of the Year award for their outstanding service.

“It’s very rewarding to see that our dedication continues to be recognized by such an outstanding organization as PIM. Nahan should be proud of the company’s achievements and the excellent work done by its employees,” said Mike Nahan, CEO.


Nahan is a Minnesota-based, independent, family-owned, world class printer committed to providing end-to-end solutions that add value to our clients. Since its inception in 1962, Nahan has specialized in catalog and direct mail printing for industries such as retail, financial services, non-profit and hospitality. With a client roster of legendary brands, Nahan prints iconic work that represents the highest level of quality and innovation in the industry. For more information about Nahan, please visit

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