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PPG PAINTS Celebrates 2016 Color of the Year with “The City of Cards”; Photo Available on Business Wire’s Website and AP PhotoExpress


October 5, 2015
By Business Wire News

PITTSBURGH

A photo of PPG PAINTS celebrating the 2016 Color of the Year with “The City of Cards” is available on Business Wire’s Website and AP PhotoExpress.

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Bryan Berg, Guinness World Record holding “Cardstacker” and Dee Schlotter, senior color marketing ma ...

Bryan Berg, Guinness World Record holding “Cardstacker” and Dee Schlotter, senior color marketing manager, PPG Architectural Coatings, U.S. and Canada, stand next to “The City of Cards” in Pittsburgh, Pa. Constructed with more than 20,000 playing cards and “coated” with nearly 3,000 PPG PAINTS™ color swatches, the structures were built over the course of three days to unveil the PPG Paints 2016 Color of the Year, Paradise Found – a serious, aloe green – and 2016 color trends from PPG Paints, Pittsburgh’s hometown paint store. A true celebration of the city of Pittsburgh, “The City of Cards” features replicas of PPG Place, Heinz Field and PNC Park. (Photo: Business Wire)

Bryan Berg, Guinness World Record holding “Cardstacker” and Dee Schlotter, senior color marketing manager, PPG Architectural Coatings, U.S. and Canada, stand next to “The City of Cards” in Pittsburgh, Pa. Constructed with more than 20,000 playing cards and “coated” with nearly 3,000 PPG PAINTS™ color swatches, the structures were built over the course of three days to unveil the PPG Paints 2016 Color of the Year, Paradise Found – a serious, aloe green – and 2016 color trends from PPGPaints, Pittsburgh’s hometown paint store. A true celebration of the city of Pittsburgh, “The City of Cards” features replicas of PPG Place, Heinz Field and PNC Park.

PPG Architectural Coatings
Jamie Altman, 724-742-5599
jamie.altman@ppg.com