Thanksgiving

There is nothing more important to me than my family. Spending long hours on the road takes a toll on me and seeing the smiling faces of my family when I get home is the greatest gift of all. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays because I get to sit back and relax with my wife, kids and their…

We are a 1220 Family

“Sure. We’re creative, innovative, and all those things. But if I had to sum up 1220 in one word it would be love.”
Jerry Carden, along with business partner John Cherry, co-founded 1220 in 1972 after recognizing the need for fabrication of exhibit quality elements. Forty-two years later Jerry’s son, Matt, is keeping his father’s vision alive and thriving. 1220 prides…

The National Civil Rights Museum

On this day in 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize at the age of thirty-five for his non-violent resistance to racial prejudice in America. King Jr. was the youngest person to receive the award until that point. When he was notified of the selection, he announced he would donate the $54,123 in prize money…

Golfing for Charity

1220 is a proud sponsor of the 2nd Annual Delek Charity Invitational supporting Habitat for Humanity. Two 1220 employees will be playing in the golf tournament today.

The golf tournament is part of The Delek Tournament for Hope with over 400 golfers participating in different tournaments over three days. It has become the primary fundraiser for the Delek Fund for Hope which…

Rebranding 1220

As we move into the second half of the year, 1220 Exhibits has been in full swing of promoting and adhering to the marketing plan, “It’s Time.” “It’s Time…for 1220″ means it’s time for you to choose 1220 to make your vision a reality. Playing off of the time theme, we are using clocks in marketing materials and promotions. The…