January 30, 2017



Think Patented honored for print quality.  On January 26th Think Patented was awarded thirty (30) 2017 Print Excellence Awards, including the region’s high of seven (7) Gold awards, from the Printing Industries of Ohio – N. Kentucky.

“We are thrilled to be honored amongst so many other great companies. The standards continue to increase and it is important that we consistently benchmark ourselves. We accept these awards on behalf of our 129 employees that make it happen every day, as well as our clients who continue to push our capabilities higher every year.” Ken McNerney, CEO & Managing Partner

Each year, Printing Industries of Ohio- N. Kentucky holds its print Excellence Awards Competition to reward Ohio and northern Kentucky printers that demonstrate excellence in various categories. This year member companies submitted close to 400 printed pieces a two out-of-state expert judges ranked them in a regional competition. This year’s judges were industry veteran’s Jeff Ekstein and Ken Eberhart.

Each of the gold award winners in the regional competition are entered in an association-wide competition for Best of Category and Best of Show prizes that will be awarded in August 2017 at the Grand Ceremony, being held in Columbus, Ohio.

Think Patented won the following awards:
Seven (7) Gold Awards
Ten (10) Silver Awards
Thirteen (13) Bronze Awards

Think Patented is one of only 13 companies in the world to be Pantone Certified; Headquartered in Miamisburg, OH Think Patented is redefining what a Printing company is.  Offering services to clients worldwide with Printing, One2One Marketing, pURL’s, mobile marketing, Web-to-Print solutions, Fulfillment services, Direct Mail, Wide-Format printing, Design Services and Promotional Products, all under one roof.  Please visit:

Printing Industries of Ohio- N. Kentucky serves nearly 400 commercial printing companies and suppliers to the industry in its service area. The association provides a broad range of products and services to its membership, including workers’ compensation and product discounts.