"Wrap Like a King" Winner Announced

Graphic films maker Avery Dennison, Mentor, Ohio, announces the winner of its "Wrap Like a King" Challenge  featuring Avery Dennison Supreme Wrapping Films. The winner, Ara Hakobyan from Diamond Black Exteriors, North Hollywood, Calif., for his entry "Brand New Mercedes Benz SLS63 AMG Wrapped by DBX in Ultra Matte Red Avery Dennison Supreme Wrapping Film."

"I'm thrilled that my project, the Mercedez Benz SLS63, won the 'Wrap Like A King" Challenge. The competition was a great way to show off my application skills and bring attention to customized car wraps," says Hakobyan. "Thank you to Avery Dennison for holding the Challenge and thank you to everyone who voted for the wrap on the SLS63. The grand prize and opportunity to go to the SEMA Show 2013 are amazing."

"The number of wrap projects and passion of the installers and companies that participated in the Challenge was what we had hoped for," says Meghan Lagoni, marketing manager at Avery Dennison. "Congratulations to Ara Hakobyan, on his winning wrap entry. We want to thank everyone who submitted an entry and voted in the Challenge for participating."

The three runners up in the final round of voting were awarded to Jeremy Dyer, who took second place, Jeffrey Chudoff, who took third, and Sino Tour who took fourth.

The "Wrap Like a King" Challenge drew 158 car wrap submissions from vehicle wrap installers throughout North America. Six professional judges narrowed the entries down to 32 finalists. Through four rounds of public voting, finalists competed for the grand prize, which included $2,000 in cash and a trip to SEMA Show 2013.

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