A prominent numismatist, author, coin grader and industry innovator, Michael "Miles" Standish joined NGC as a vice president in 2015. He is particularly well known for his innovations in the modern coin market and his keen ability to create successful certification programs for dealers. Standish's many contributions to the hobby were recognized in 2011 by US Mint Director Edmund Moy, who presented Standish with the coveted "Director’s Coin for Excellence" medal. Learn more >
Miles Standish has individually hand-signed labels exclusively for NGC since late 2015.
Miles Standish Director's Medal of Excellence #575
Each label features Miles Standish’s authentic autograph, along with an image of the Director’s Medal of Excellence awarded to him by US Mint Director Edmund C. Moy in 2011.