Jim Starr Named Inaugural Recipient of Gcs Gallery Award

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Jim Starr, president of Design for Business, 6709 N. Classen Blvd., has been named the inaugural recipient of the GCS Gallery Award, presented by the Graphic Communication Society of Oklahoma in recognition of "significant contributions to the community, to this Society, and to the advancement of the graphic arts in Oklahoma."

Starr is a former president and board member of the Graphic Communication Society, an organization of communications professionals. His firm, Design for Business, creates advertising, corporate identity and architectural graphics and signage. . .

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