VistaPrint Named Finalist for MITX Award
Thursday, December 13, 2007
HAMILTON, BERMUDA, Dec 11, 2007 - VistaPrint Limited, the leading online supplier of high-quality graphic design services and customized printed products to small businesses and consumers, today announced that it was named a finalist for the second consecutive year in the annual Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange Awards. VistaPrint's unique logo tool was named as a finalist in the applied technology category, along with other great entries from companies like Foot Joy and Compete, Inc. All of the finalists were honored at an awards ceremony on November 8 at the Boston Marriott Copley Place.
"VistaPrint prides itself on having one of the most talented, creative software development teams in the industry," said Don Nelson, senior vice president of capability development for VistaPrint. "But in reality it's our internal collaboration across a number of groups, including creative and acquisition marketing, that allows for projects like our logo tool to take shape and ultimately give our customers options they can't find anyplace else. As we continue to grow, we improve the overall customer experience, and give small businesses and consumers tools they can use to better express themselves."
Begun in 1996, the MITX Awards has grown to the largest and most prestigious awards competition in the country for technology innovations and celebrates the best creative and technological accomplishments emerging from New England.
"New England continues to be a thriving center of technological and creative innovation. We are thrilled to report continued growth in awards entries year on year, as well as in our organization in general," said Kiki Mills, executive director of MITX. "Our awards finalists consistently raise the bar and we are very proud to provide the platform to showcase their work to the public."
The 2007 MITX Awards program is sponsored by Backbone Media, Berman Gobin Creative, Digitas, DLA Piper, Doubleclick, Eyewonder, Fidelity Investments, IBM, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC and Technology Review.
VistaPrint offers a number of other high-quality products and services including brochures, postcards, business cards, T-Shirts, mailing services and much more. Products are customizable, full-color, printed on high-quality paper and available for a low-cost. All printed products can be customized with text both inside and outside, or front and back, and customers can upload photos and other images and incorporate them into the design of their products. Depending on the type of product, quantity options range from just one all the way up to 20,000. Most products can be designed, printed and received in as little as three business days.