Makerâ€™s Awarded With Top Honor
The Outdoor Advertising Association of America has bestowed its highest honor, the OBIE Hall of Fame Award for 2012, to Makerâ€™s Mark. Among the brands in the past who have received the award are Apple, Nike and McDonaldâ€™s.
In honor of the award, the Pyro Gallery, 624 W. Main St., hosted the â€œWax Eloquentâ€ exhibit Thursday, May 24, through Sunday, May 27. During the opening reception, a 12-foot golden statue of Makerâ€™s Mark was unveiled to the public. Various billboards capturing Makerâ€™s Mark outdoor campaigns over the past 30 years were also on display.