On Saturday, March 4, the Chicago Printing Ink Production Club (CPIPC) held its 2006 Winter Interlude at Cafe La Cave in Des Plaines, IL. At the dinner, the club presents awards for the Ink Man of the Year and the Supplier of the Year. This year's winners are John Copeland of Toyo Ink for Ink Man of the Year and Jim Carroll of Lubrizol for Supplier fo the Year.
During this event, the president also awards a President's Award to someone whohas shown tremendous support and offered countless hours of sacrifice on behalf of the club. This year's honoree was Jan Grabacki of Dynamic Color, who received the award from outgoing president Tom Gwizdalski.