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2008 North American International Auto Show Announces Winners of the Annual Poster Contest


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  • DETROIT, Jan. 19, 2008 -- The 2008 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) Poster Contest was once again a rousing success. A total of 617 Michigan high school students submitted entries to this year's contest making the judge's decision extremely difficult. The NAIAS congratulates all of the participants for their hard work. The winning posters will be displayed in Michigan Hall during Public Days and can be viewed on www.naias.com.

      
      The 2008 Poster Contest winners are:
    
      Award                Winner              School                      Grade
      Chairmen's Award     Matthew Meredith    Oakland Tech. Southwest       11
      State Farm Award     May Thao            Center Line High School       12
      Best Digital         Bianca Small        Royal Oak High School         12
      Best Traditional     Mary Eddy           Warren Mott High School       12
      Best Theme           Lisa Zarves         Oakland Tech Southwest        11
      Best Use of Color    Emily Browne        William D. Ford Career Tech.  11
      Most Creative        Ronan Lynam         West Ottawa High School North 11
      Grade 12, 1st Place  Bianca Small        Royal Oak High School         12
      Grade 12, 2nd Place  Max Barth           Bay-Arenac ISD Career Center  12
      Grade 12, 3rd Place  Kermit Knuppenburg  Eisenhower High School        12
      Grade 11, 1st Place  Josh Pattison       Eaton Intermediate School
                                                District                     11
      Grade 11, 2nd Place  Emily Browne        William D. Ford Career Tech.  11
      Grade 11, 3rd Place  Justin Diop         Oakland Tech Southwest        11
      Grade 10, 1st Place  Jesse English       William D. Ford Career Tech.  10
      Grade 10, 2nd Place  Brittany Flora      William D. Ford Career Tech.  10
      Grade 10, 3rd Place  John Litwinowicz    Royal Oak High School         10
    
      NAIAS 2008 Official Dates
      Public Days will be held Saturday, Jan. 19 through Sunday, Jan. 27.
    
      The North American International Auto Show
      Rod Alberts - Executive Director
    

    Entering its 20th year as an international event, the North American International Auto Show is among the most prestigious auto shows in the world and is one of the largest media events in North America. The NAIAS is the only auto show in the United States to earn an annual distinguished sanction of the Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles, the Paris-based alliance of automotive trade associations and manufacturers from around the world. The NAIAS Web site can be accessed at naias.com. Don't Miss It for the World!