Coins / Medallions

Lapel Pins

custom framing




Since 1998, we design and create products that
commemorate, impress, and inspire.

C. Forbes TV – Success Stories

As C. Forbes celebrates our 20th year in business, these videos are part of a series featuring highlights from various projects spanning recent years. Custom products like lapel pins, challenge coins, and medallions + meaningful gifts and presentation pieces play such a tangible role in the act of recognition and remembering. We’re honored to play a small part in these stories.

C. Forbes Archives

Who we service

We help tell the stories and celebrate the achievements and events of organizations and individuals alike.

  • Government / Military
  • Police / Fire / Rescue
  • Historical / Museums
  • Corporate / Fulfillment
  • Academics / Sports
  • Civic / Faith Groups

SpecializING in medallic

A full-service specialty products design firm known for custom die-struck medallic designs and executive gifts.

  • Meaningful Gifts
  • Coins / Medallions
  • Unique Awards & Plaques
  • Quality Lapel Pins
  • Framed Presentations
  • Sculpted Statues


Our firm was founded in 1998 by experienced designers and account execs with one mission: Client Success. 

  • 40+ Years Experience
  • Richmond, VA HQ
  • Strategic Project Advice
  • In-House Designers
  • Free Design / Setup
  • Free Pre-Run Sample

Our Process Is Simple



Tell us your story! We believe great stories inspire great designs. We’ll help you define success and gather all of your requirements and objectives, insuring the project stays on point and a successful delivery.



Our in-house art department will then propose design solutions that tell your story and meet your objectives with a variety of materials. We’ll guide you through the day-to-day of your project all the way to shipping.



Once you have launched or given your commemorative, gift or award, tell us how things went, and how recipients reacted. We love your success stories and we’re glad to play a small role in this and future needs.