GPO Honored for Its Design Services for Federal Agencies

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) wins six 2016 American Graphic Design Awards from Graphic Design USA magazine. GPO's Creative Services Department offers Federal Agencies a variety of design services: publication design, branding and identity, exhibit graphics, video, multimedia, photography, and security design. For more than fifty years, Graphic Design USA has recognized the design work of professionals from design firms, ad agencies, Government agencies, corporations, non-profits and students. Nearly 10,000 entries were submitted for this year’s awards.

"I congratulate our designers on this well-deserved honor. These awards are an example of the excellent services GPO offers Federal agencies to help with their publishing, design and printing projects," said GPO Director Davita Vance-Cooks.

GPO's Award Winning Projects:
Training Program Logo for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Art Director: Maureen Nugent
Designer: Chris Dunham

2016 Annual Report for U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom
Art Director: Amanda Greene
Designer: Jamie Harvey

Joint Force Quarterly Magazine for National Defense University
Designer: Marco Marchegiani

Promotional HTML Email for GPO Creative Services
Designers: Amanda Greene and Maureen Nugent
Developer: Jeff Ertman

War in the Shallows Publication for Naval History and Heritage Command
Art Directors: Maureen Nugent and Amanda Greene
Designer: Jamie Harvey

National Historic Landmarks Theme Study for National Park Service
Designer: Eleni Swengler

GPO is the Federal Government's official, digital, secure resource for producing, procuring, cataloging, indexing, authenticating, disseminating, and preserving the official information products of the U.S. Government. The GPO is responsible for the production and distribution of information products and services for all three branches of the Federal Government, including U.S. passports for the Department of State as well as the official publications of Congress, the White House, and other Federal agencies in digital and print formats. GPO provides for permanent public access to Federal Government information at no charge through, partnerships with approximately 1,150 libraries nationwide participating in the Federal Depository Library Program, and our secure online bookstore. For more information, please visit

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