Coins / Medallions

Celebrate & Commemorate

custom framing

Display & Present


Impress & Inspire

Lapel Pins

Represent & Collect


Personalize & Add Value

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 / Fullfilment
  • Academics / Sports
  • Civic / Faith Groups

We Specialize in medallic

Although we are a full-service specialty products firm, we’re most famous for our custom die-struck medallic products.

  • Challenge Coins
  • Commemorative Coins
  • Medals / Medallions
  • Lapel Pins
  • Framed Presentations
  • Sculpted Statues

Best in Class service

Our firm was founded in 1998 by experienced sales and project managers 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. Understanding your history makes the process of creating the perfect commemorative or specialty product much more successful.



Our in-house art department will propose design solutions that tell your story with a variety of materials. We’ll guide you through the ins and outs of your project, ensuring everything goes great. 



Once you have launched or given your commemorative gift or award, tell us how things went, how things look, and how people reacted. We love your success stories and we’re glad to play a small part.