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ZINK Imaging

April 21, 2009 09:00 ET

ZINK Imaging Launches Zero Boundaries™ Product Design Contest to Explore the Future of Printing With ZINK™ Zero Ink™ Technology

Competition Offers Up to $15,000 in Cash and Prizes for Product Designers Who "Think ZINK"

BEDFORD, MA--(Marketwire - April 21, 2009) -


News Facts:

-- ZINK Imaging, makers of the award-winning ZINK™ Zero Ink™ Printing Technology, has launched the first annual Zero Boundaries™ product design competition.

-- Products with ZINK are ink-free, making them mobile, embeddable, simple to use, easy to maintain and the most respectful of the planet than any other printing alternative. ZINK is a catalyst that frees product designers to create and imagine innovative products that were never before thought possible.

-- The first annual Zero Boundaries™ design competition will challenge product design professionals and students to harness this power of ZINK to re-imagine printing and its role in the digital world.

-- Cash prizes will be awarded for the top designs. The competition is open to established design firms, emerging designers, and students of design.

-- The entries will be judged by an esteemed and diverse panel of experts including:

- Paul Bradley, Executive Creative Director of Industrial Design, Frog Design

- Kate Greene, Technology Editor, Technology Review Published by MIT

- Tom Hughes, Chief Design Officer, Idealab

- Brian Lam, Editorial Director, Gizmodo

- Darren Murph, Associate Editor, Engadget

- Mary Tripsas, Assistant Professor, Harvard Business School

- Richard Watson, Co-Founder and Partner, Essential Design

- Irma Zandl, President, Zandl Group

-- Registration is open now, with submissions due June 8th, and winners announced June 29th.

Learn about the Zero Boundaries Design Competition:

www.ZINK.com/ZeroBoundaries

About ZINK Imaging

ZINK Imaging Inc., a privately held company, was founded to enable millions of customers to enjoy the magic of ZINK™ Zero Ink™ products. ZINK Imaging invented, manufactures, and is an OEM supplier of the ZINK Printing Technology and the award winning ZINK Paper™ to partners that will bring ZINK-enabled products to market under their respective brands. ZINK Imaging's headquarters and research and development labs are in Massachusetts, with a state of the art manufacturing facility in Whitsett, North Carolina. For more information, please visit www.ZINK.com.

The ZINK™ Technology and ZINK™ trademarks are owned by ZINK Imaging, Inc.

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