International Map Industry Association – Conference Americas 2013


IMIA…connecting the Business of Maps Worldwide! IMIA organizes its own conference and trade show in each region, each year. These events provide members with an opportunity to network with partners, suppliers, and customers – informally and productively. We are looking forward to a great event in Boston, please visit us at our booth (#01)… click image for details on the event…or if you have interest in becoming a member… 2013 … Read More →

New Website Design!

We are pleased to unveil our website with a fresh, new look! Please browse through the pages with our new, easy-to-use navigation. Our online store is new, too! If you previously signed up for an account to purchase maps online with our old site, you will need to create a new account or use our “guest” checkout. We still offer cartographic services, in the most efficient and cost-effective means possible, … Read More →

Louis Gottschalk Prize given to Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade

Press Release David Eltis and David Richardson, Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade won the 2011-12 Louis Gottschalk Prize given by the American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies. This prize is for an outstanding historical or critical study on the eighteenth century and carries an award of $1,000. Louis Gottschalk (1899-1975) second President of ASECS, President of the American Historical Association, and for many years Distinguished Service Professor at the … Read More →

Yale University Press Awarded R. R. Hawkins Award

Press Release More than 45 PROSE Awards, including the top prize, the R.R. Hawkins Award, were presented February 3, 2011 at a special Awards Luncheon during the PSP Annual Conference at the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC. Award winners included Elsevier, American Psychological Association, Oxford University Press, John Wiley & Sons, University of Texas Press, Getty Publications and American Chemical Society. A full list of winners can be found … Read More →

Dave Knipfer is Elected President of IMTA

Press Release David Knipfer (President of Mapping Specialists Ltd.) has been Elected President of the International Map Trade Association (IMTA) – Americas. As President, Dave will represent the Americas by serving on the International board for the next two years. In the Americas, Dave will be responsible for growing the organization, planning IMTA conferences, coordinating with the other board members, and providing direction for the present and future of this … Read More →

Mapping Specialists, Ltd. awarded IMTA’s Best Award

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 … Read More →