Win a TOP JOB...
and win new business all year long!

The New & Improved APC TOP JOB Awards

  • The most powerful marketing tool for Painting Contractors!
  • Win a TOP JOB... and win new business all year long!

Win a TOP JOB in your local market...and use it to win new jobs. Here's how:

  • We're still looking for the best jobs in the US, but TOP JOB is now awarded at a local level.
  • Imagine, if you win TOP JOB-Houston, TOP JOB-Columbus or TOP JOB-Logan (that’s in Utah), you’ll have an incredible tool for promoting your business…in your town!
  • APC Editors choose the entries that meet our criteria for craftsmanship, professionalism, safety and customer service.
  • Winners receive an extensive marketing package from APC Magazine proclaiming you as a TOP JOB Winner.
  • Use your TOP JOB Award to promote your business to customers!

Winners Receive:

  • Coverage in APC Magazine.
  • Bonus Copies of APC TOP JOB Issue.
  • Deluxe Marketing Package from APC Magazine.
  • Ready-To-Use Press Releases for local media.
  • A bevy of promotional items: Pens, Truck Magnets, T-Shirts...

Here's what you need to submit:

  • Photos - Before & After Photos (Shots during the job are optional).
  • Job Description - In 25 to 1,000 words, tell us why this is a TOP JOB.
  • Entry Form - Fill it out, and send it in by Jan 10, 2021.

Photo Tips

  • Photographs are very important to your entry. We must be able to see your work, so follow these guidelines for your before-and-after photos
  • Take shots before and after the job
  • DO NOT send photos that reveal safety hazards
  • If you're not uploading digitally, a USB drive with photos is preferred with high-quality uploads (300dpi+) are acceptable. We will NOT accept CD or floppy discs.
Enter Now
Send Entries To: APC TOP JOB Awards, 1530 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 400, Arlington, VA 22209 or
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Questions: Click here to email your questions.