News & Awards

Bela Baliko receives Gold, Silver and Bronze at the 2017 World Calendar Awards!

For the fifth consecutive year, Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing Inc received top honors in the World Calendar Awards Competition.

Held at the Calendar Marketing Association headquarters in Naperville, Illinois, a panel of judges examined, discussed and rated the entries on the following criteria:
 
– Overall quality of artwork, photography and graphics. 
– Readability and information quality of the calendar grid. 
– Originality of the calendar. 
– Complete execution of the calendar subject and theme. 
– Fulfillment of the category entered.
 
When the judging was complete, Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing Inc was presented with the Gold Award for Best Scenic Photography for their 2017 Psalms of Praise Weekly Engagement Calendar and the Silver Award for Best Scenic Photography for their 2017 America’s Parks Weekly Engagement Calendar. In addition, Bela Baliko received the Bronze Award for Best Scenic Photography for their 2017 America’s Parks 12×12 Wall Calendar.

“We are very pleased and once again we are very humbled to be recognized by the Calendar Marketing Association in this highly-respected International competition for the fifth straight year,” commented Bela Baliko, President and C.E.O. of the company.

Bela continued, “We are very proud of our award-winning photography, our elegant designs, and our beautiful reproduction, consistently delivering a first class product. Receiving this kind of recognition from the industry reaffirms our corporate philosophies and values”.

“We would also like to extend our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to all of our retail partners, supporters, followers and fans for their overwhelming support and praise for our products. We savor the challenge and pledge to continue to do our very best for our retail partners, supporters, followers and fans. Our retail partners, supporters, followers and fans deserve the very best!”

It’s Gold Again for Bela Baliko at the 2016 World Calendar Awards Competition!

For the fourth consecutive year, Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing Inc received top honors in the World Calendar Awards competition.
 
Judging has been completed for the 2016 World Calendar Award Competition at the Calendar Marketing Association headquarters in Naperville, Illinois. A panel of judges examined, discussed and rated the entries on the following criteria:
 
– Overall quality of artwork, photography and graphics. 
– Readability and information quality of the calendar grid. 
– Originality of the calendar. 
– Complete execution of the calendar subject and theme. 
– Fulfillment of the category entered.
 
For the 2016 competition there were over 400 calendar entries from 100 different publishing companies from 12 different countries.
 
The judges presented the Gold Award for the Best Scenic/Other Photography to Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing Inc for their 2016 America’s Parks Weekly Engagement Calendar.
 
In addition, Bela Baliko received the Silver Award for the Best Scenic/Other Photography for their 2016 Psalms of Praise Weekly Engagement Calendar.
 
“We are very humbled to be recognized again in this highly-competitive International competition,” commented Bela Baliko, President and C.E.O. of the company.
 
Bela continued, “We are proud of the high caliber of photography, the tasteful, dynamic design elements, and the outstanding reproduction of our entire product line. What a wonderful honor to receive this kind of recognition from the industry, and to reaffirm our corporate philosophies and values! Receiving these accolades for four consecutive years is very special indeed.”
 
“Competitions such as the Calendar Marketing Association World Calendar Awards are very beneficial. They challenge the publishers to produce a better product and raise the standards in the industry. That benefits our retail partners, supporters, followers and fans. Our retail partners, supporters, followers and fans deserve the very best!”

 

Bela Baliko Strikes Gold Again at the 2015 World Calendar Awards Competition!

For the third year in a row Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing Inc received top honors in the World Calendar Awards competition.
 
Judging has been completed for the 2015 World Calendar Award Competition at the Calendar Marketing Association headquarters in Naperville, Illinois. A panel of judges examined, discussed and rated the entries on the following criteria:
 
– Overall quality of artwork, photography and graphics. 
– Readability and information quality of the calendar grid. 
– Originality of the calendar. 
– Complete execution of the calendar subject and theme. 
– Fulfillment of the category entered.
 
For the 2015 competition there were over 400 calendar entries from 100 different publishing companies from 12 different countries.
 
The judges presented the Gold Award for the Best Scenic/Other Photography to Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing Inc for their 2015 Psalms of Praise Weekly Engagement Calendar.
 
In addition, Bela Baliko received the Silver Award for the Best Scenic/Other Photography for their 2015 America’s Parks Weekly Engagement Calendar.
 
“We are very pleased again with our strong showing in this highly-competitive International competition,” commented Bela Baliko, President and C.E.O. of the company.
 
Bela continued, “We are very proud of the high caliber of photography, the tasteful, dynamic design elements, and the outstanding reproduction of our entire product line. What a wonderful honor to receive this kind of recognition from the industry, and to reaffirm our corporate philosophies and values! Receiving these accolades for three consecutive years is very special indeed.”
 
“Competitions such as the Calendar Marketing Association World Calendar Awards are very beneficial. They challenge the publishers to produce a better product and raise the standards in the industry. That benefits our retail partners, supporters, followers and fans. Our retail partners, supporters, followers and fans deserve the very best!”

Bela Baliko Strikes Gold at the 2014 World Calendar Awards Competition

Judging has been completed for the 2014 World Calendar Award Competition at the Calendar Marketing Association headquarters in Naperville, Illinois. A panel of judges examined, discussed and rated the entries on the following criteria:

– Overall quality of artwork, photography and graphics. 
– Readability and information quality of the calendar grid. 
– Originality of the calendar. 
– Complete execution of the calendar subject and theme. 
– Fulfillment of the category entered.

For the 2014 competition there were over 400 calendar entries from 100 different publishing companies from 12 different countries who had submitted their calendars for judging.

For the second year in a row Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing Inc received top honors in the World Calendar Awards competition.

The judges presented the Gold Award for the Best Animal/Wildlife Photography to Bela Baliko for their 2014 Majestic Wildlife Weekly Engagement Calendar and the Gold Award for the Best Scenic/Other Photography for their 2014 America’s Parks Weekly Engagement Calendar. The 2014 America’s Parks Weekly Engagement Calendar was also one of five entries to be in the final round of judging for the “Calendar of the Year” in the World Calendar Awards.

In addition, Bela Baliko received the Silver Award for the Best Scenic/Other Photography for their 2014 Psalms of Praise Weekly Engagement Calendar and the Bronze Award for the Best Scenic/Other Photography for their 2014 Psalms of Joy Weekly Engagement Calendar.

“We are very pleased with the results of the 2014 World Calendar Awards competition. All of our submitted entries received awards.” commented Bela Baliko, President and C.E.O. of the company.

Bela continued, “We are very proud of the high calibre of photography, the superior technical qualities and the excellent value of our entire product line. What a wonderful honor to receive this kind of recognition from the industry and to reaffirm our corporate philosophies and marketing strategies.”

“Competitions such as the Calendar Marketing Associations World Calendar Awards are very beneficial. They challenge the publishers to produce a better product and raise the standards in the industry. That benefits our retail partners, our followers and fans. Our followers and fans deserve the very best!”