Press Release

The Ultimate United States Road atlas from Mapping Specialists, Ltd., in cooperation with HEMA Maps North America Inc. was recently awarded the International Map Trade Association’s (IMTA) awards for IMTA Best in Region (America’s) Award as well as IMTA’s Best Products Gold Award. IMTA’s Best in Region Award is given to the best overall product produced by its membership in the previous year. The winner of this award is then qualified to compete against the winners of the other two world regions for the international award. The Best Products Gold Award is given to the best folded or sheet map, atlas, globe, book, brochure, or data produced by IMTA member in the previous year.

“We had to bring technology and artistry together to build this atlas,” said David Knipfer, president of Mapping Specialists. “To have the atlas received like this by our peers at IMTA is a testament to the dedication of our staff in this difficult project.”

The International Map Trade Association (IMTA) is the foremost worldwide organization of the mapping, geospatial and geographic information industry. IMTA is a voice and resource for individuals, companies, firms and institutions who are engaged directly or indirectly in the production and sale of maps, globes, travel guides, spatial information and related products and materials.

For more information on IMTA please visit External Link. To learn more about or to purchase the Ultimate United States Road Atlas please visit our store.

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For more information contact:

Mapping Specialists, Ltd.

3000 Cahill Main, Suite 220

Fitchburg, WI 53711

Phone 608.274.4004

Fax 608.274.9689

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