SOURCE: GretagMacbeth

October 14, 2005 13:55 ET

GretagMacbeth Announces Fundamentals of Color and Appearance Seminar

CLEVELAND, OH -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 14, 2005 -- GretagMacbeth Global Services is offering a one-day seminar on the Fundamentals of Color and Appearance in eight cities across the US and Canada this November and December. From the physics of color to current technologies, this course will teach industry professionals everything they need to know to evaluate, measure and communicate color and appearance.

Topics include:

--  The science of color and appearance
--  Current standards and practices
--  Visual and instrumental color assessment
--  Applied color quality control
--  Communicating color information
--  Establishing your own color policies
--  Deploying enterprise-wide color management
The courses will be led by Nick Lena, a 20-year color and lighting industry expert and author of the "Fundamentals of Color and Appearance" book that seminar attendees receive. The course requires no prior color training and is perfect for anyone who evaluates or approves color, including quality control and assurance professionals, lab technicians, parts suppliers, and manufacturing specifiers.


For the complete agenda and online registration visit or call 888.439.4403. The $499 seminar fee includes lunch and all materials, including the "Fundamentals of Color and Appearance" book and certificate of completion. Early Bird Discount: $50 off all registrations made at least four weeks in advance of each city using coupon code BLUEBIRD!


Seattle, WA          Nov 2     Cutter & Buck, Suite 400, 710 N. 34th St.
Detroit, MI          Nov 8     DoubleTree Hotel, 27000 Sheraton Dr., Novi
Charlotte, NC        Nov 10    Hilton Charlotte Univ. Place, 8629 JM
                                Keynes Dr.
Toronto, ON          Nov 17    Toronto Airport Hilton, 5875 Airport Rd.,
Minneapolis, MN      Nov 29    DoubleTree Hotel, 1500 Park Place Blvd.
Framingham, MA       Dec 6     Sheraton Framingham Hotel, 1657
                                Worcester Rd.
Atlanta, GA          Dec 8     Renaissance Concourse Hotel, One Hartsfield
                                Centre Pkwy.
Los Angeles, CA      Dec 15    Sheraton LA Downtown, 711 South Hope St.

GretagMacbeth is a worldwide technological leader of color management solutions for graphic arts, photography, digital imaging, paints, plastics, apparel, textiles and automotive, among other industries. GretagMacbeth Global Services offers color services worldwide, including customized on-site training, hands-on classroom workshops, traveling seminars, online webinars, and rich media eLearning. Global Services also offers many levels of support including live Hotline, online Color Knowledge Center, equipment service and certification, and testing and profiling.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    John Bryson
    WW Marketing Manager
    GretagMacbeth Global Services
    4000 Embassy Parkway, Suite 120
    Akron, Ohio 44333
    Phone: 330.665.9858
    Mobile: 330.310.0033
    Fax: 330.670.0318
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