Honoring A Veteran and Their Service

No matter the time of the year, honoring a veteran is an age-old tradition.

So, why not make sure that these veterans know how special they are? Here are some great ideas to make any veteran know just how grateful you are for their service.

Custom Award Plaques

give a custom plaque to your favorite veteran as a token of your appreciationWhile it may seem a little thing, designing a custom plaque for a well-deserving veteran will help them understand what their service meant to you. From choosing the best wood and finish to creating all the little details on the engraved plate, these awards are one of a kind.

Add names, titles, designations and choose an image or graphic to go with the text. Remember that these award plaques are meant to be just as unique as each veteran is. From an “Award of Excellence” to a commemorative message, these plaques will make any veteran appreciate your time.

award plaques are the perfect way to show any veteran just how much you careAnother great idea is to recognize the time spent by a veteran’s loved ones. Use poetry or other passages to help these family members and friends know how much they are noticed and loved. Some ideas could include “The Military Wife” or “A Soldier’s Prayer.”

But, no matter what you decide on for the text for these unique custom plaques, remember that your veteran deserves something that will fit their personality and service.

Executive Name Wedges

show a veteran in your life just how much you care with an executive desk wedgeEach solid wood desk wedge comes with an attached metal name plate, which is personalized with up to two lines of text and a logo or graphic. So, add the military branch logo or something that symbolizes the veteran’s service. From a ship to a boot and sword, make sure to customize these decorative name plates to fit each veteran for which you are shopping.

And, no matter which material you choose for the desk wedge, it is sure to please your recipient. From a dark walnut to glossy black, these name plates are strikingly beautiful and fit on any desk or shelf.

So, whichever product you choose, the veteran in your life is sure to enjoy your thoughtful gift of remembrance.

Corporate Gifts are for Everyone

Not only do we have the best ideas for corporate gifts this year, but we can also put any name on it!

Scott Ginsberg has come up with a philosophy about personal identification, “Everyone should wear name tags, all the time, everywhere, forever.” And we don’t think he’s too far off, especially when it comes to corporate gifts.

But, do you need a professional to tell you how essential name tags are? And, what about translating that into corporate gifts. Yes, it is that time of year again when every business should consider what they are giving to their employees, colleagues and customers.

Providing corporate gifts is an opportunity to connect with your clients, strengthen employee ties and share your holiday cheer. Recruiting, retention and business development are three great reasons to give a gift. But don’t just give a gift because you think someone expects it. Give because you want to maintain these relationships.

And, here are our three favorite gifts!

Executive Desk Wedge

use executive name wedges for your corporate gifts this yearThese fancy name plates are perfect for showing just how much you appreciate someone. They also make an excellent award for any achievement. With a class of excellence above any other, these beautiful executive desk wedges are sure to show how much you care. Whether you give one for your corporate gifts or buy one for yourself, the professional quality reflects the excellence you demand from yourself and your company.

Acrylic Desk Blocks

use acrylic desk blocks for your corporate gifts this yearCrystalline acrylic desk blocks make beautiful corporate gifts for your colleagues or clients. The clear, inch-thick name blocks come with an optional black backing that makes the engraved text stand out. Select whether the text is laser engraved on the front or the back. Front engraving may include white, gold or silver colored filling. With lots of font options, customize one or two lines of text however you want.

use award plaques for your corporate gifts this yearAward Plaques

Give the gift of wood with award plaques. They are made of quality materials and have natural grain patterns. Each plaque is made from high-quality wood and comes with unique designs. And, these custom plaques come in many different colors and finishes from which to choose. With the same custom options for each plaque type, there is no limit to how you can put this award to good use.

And, remember to wrap up these treasured corporate gifts in some custom (and branded) ribbon.

don't forget the custom ribbon rolls for your corporate gifts this year

Wrap ribbon rolls around an award plaque or use a rosette ribbon as a unique way of presenting a desk wedge. But, no matter your personalized ribbon choice, your colleagues are sure to love your corporate gifts this year.

Finding The Right Custom Plaque

From walnut to black piano finish, we have a custom plaque for you!

From homes and offices to shops and restaurants, a custom plaque will complement any decor. Add store policies or available office hours and post it near the front door. Or, add a favorite quote or company motto and display it on a bookshelf in an office. But no matter what solution a custom plaque provides, remember the engraved plate can be customized in any way needed.

Choose from a variety of plate colors to enhance each plaque. Customize each metal plate with almost any needed text and graphic or logo. From simple to complex, these plaques are perfect for fancy signage nearly anywhere.

value rosewood piano finish custom plaque for school recognitionValue Plaques

Perfect for families and organizations with a budget, these plaques come in a variety of finishes, so there are plenty of options to choose from. Value Plaques are made to provide customers with the beauty of natural wood at an affordable price. Some Value Plaques resemble different types of wood such as oak, cherry and mahogany. Others resemble unique materials like marbled stone. But what all Value Plaques have in common is an attractive finish that creates a beautiful border around a custom engraved metal plate.

use an alder plus standard custom plaque for quotes for wall decor in an office or homeStandard Plaques

Made of genuine wood, these Standard Plaques are sturdy and have a natural color and grain pattern. Everyone will enjoy the look and feel of red alder, oak, walnut, cherry and other available options. And, the wood and metal plate create a striking contrast which will catch anyone’s eye. Some Standard Plaques are less expensive than some Value Plaques. This depends on the type of wood from which they are made. So, these plaques can stay within a company’s budget while providing the beauty and durability of real wood.

use a quality custom plaque for wall decor in an office or homePremium Plaques

The quality of each Premium Plaque makes them perfect for celebrating special occasions and recognizing distinguished accomplishments. Made of solid wood, some Premium Plaques have detailed designs that give them a sophisticated look that suits any formal event. Others look very similar to Standard Plaques, but the quality of the oak, cherry or walnut gives these Premium Plaques a notable distinction. Because of the excellent materials and attention to details, individuals like donors and CEOs will take pride in these prestigious award plaques.

 

No matter what purpose they serve, each custom plaque allows for individual customization. Which makes them perfect for anyone!

(Some content courtesy of CreelaBelle Howard, content writer.)

Custom Plaques & Employee Recognition

From promoting accomplishments to motivating employees, custom plaques are a unique and personal way to connect with coworkers and other colleagues.

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Motivating employees to stay on track while at work can often be problematic. So, use these custom plaques to go beyond highlighting someone’s achievement and help them see just how useful they are to your company.

There are countless ways to personalize custom plaques. From custom text to adding logos and graphics, each plaque you need will be just as unique as the individual for which it is intended. No matter what you are looking for, we’re sure to have it!

Value, Standard and Premium Custom Plaques

use Eclipse Rosewood Piano Finish custom plaques for employee recognitionGive the gift of genuine wood with standard plaques. They are made of quality material and have natural grain patterns. For special occasions, try a premium plaque. These are a higher-quality solid wood and come with unique designs. Or maybe you need a plaque that is both cost-effective and quality made. Value plaques will give you just that, but with the beauty of real wood at an affordable price.

Each of these custom plaques come in many different colors and finishes from which to choose. And, with the same custom options for all plaque types, there is no limit to how you can put them to good use.

Motivation and Encouragement

use All American Red Alder custom Plaques for motivating and awarding your employeesWhen employees need a little motivation, a little bit of recognition goes a long way. Congratulate them on a job well done with a unique and meaningful plaque. Many companies are finding that trinkets and other tangible recognitions provide better encouragement than monetary benefits. And most employees like showing off their new award to those who walk past their office or cubicle.

From an employee of the month to a job well done, create a custom plaque with any unique message. And, regardless of what industry you are in, these plaques are sure to generate an internal buzz of excitement. Soon you will find other employees and colleagues striving to do their best in hopes of getting the same recognition.

So, no matter what you need for your custom plaques, let us help you keep your employees motivated!