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Harland Clarke Receives Seven American Graphic Design Awards

Creative Team Recognized for Innovation in Financial Services Marketing

San Antonio, TX — Harland Clarke Marketing Services received seven 2012 American Graphic Design Awards for excellence in direct mail, email and internet marketing campaigns. The awards are sponsored by Graphic Design USA, a leading news magazine for graphic designers and other creative professionals. Harland Clarke is a leading provider of integrated marketing services, payment and security solutions to more than 11,000 financial institutions nationwide. 

The GDUSA awards, which spotlight the fastest-growing and most valuable areas of design for business, are prized by advertising agencies, institutional designers and publishers across the country. This is the seventh year that Harland Clarke has received top honors in the competition sponsored by Graphic Design USA (GDUSA), an industry-leading trade journal for graphic design professionals. Harland Clarke’s winning entries were selected from among 9,000 submissions and included both business-to-business and business-to-consumer collateral and interactive media. 

Harland Clarke shares these awards with clients like Honda Federal Credit Union® and A.T. Cross Company®. “We’re honored to have our work for our clients recognized by the graphic design industry,” said Kris Niblett, creative director, Harland Clarke Marketing Services. “We’re always focused on developing innovative print and digital design that helps them stand out and successfully connect with their customers.” 

Harland Clarke’s comprehensive suite of integrated marketing solutions delivers award-winning design, strategy, innovation and analytics that help financial institutions grow and retain account holder relationships. To learn more about Harland Clarke’s Marketing Services, visit 

About Harland Clarke Corp. 
Harland Clarke Corp. is a leading provider of best-in-class integrated payment solutions, marketing services, technology and security solutions, and retail products. It serves clients in multiple industries, including financial services, retail, healthcare, insurance, and telecommunications, and ranging in size from major corporate brands and trade groups to micro-businesses and individual consumers. Through collaborative, end-to-end engagement with clients, Harland Clarke Marketing Services ( develops integrated strategies that support its Lifecycle Marketing framework, which is based upon unique insights gained from research, data, analytics, and portfolio benchmarking. Its multi-channel campaign execution capabilities include database and email marketing, business intelligence, advanced analytics, program management, strategic services, creative development and production – offering a single source for industry-leading marketing services. Harland Clarke provides payment products and services to nearly 11,000 banks, credit unions and major investment firms, and operates facilities in multiple states and communities. Harland Clarke is a wholly owned subsidiary of Harland Clarke Holdings Corp., which also owns Harland Financial Solutions, Scantron and Faneuil.