was elected international president of PowerTalk International for 2013-15 at the biennial convention held in Honolulu, Hawaii, in July. Other Winnipeggers of note included Lee Lim, who placed third in the Cosmopolitan (ESL) Speech Contest, and Kay Shewfelt Boyd and Marilyn Robinson, who competed in the International Speech Contest.
Signex Manufacturing Inc.
is continuing in the right direction by winning their first award in the Sign Media National Sign Competition for 2013. Entries were submitted in various categories and judged to the highest standard of technical criteria and artistic merit of each individual project. In 2012, Signex had received several awards in other national sign competitions and is ready to raise the bar yet again this year with entries that include the Investors Group Field and Ikea.
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