PEOPLE IN THE NEWS
Promoted To President
The Tripp Company, serving New England as the leading supplier of consumable
products and services for the graphic arts industry since 1946, announced the
promotion of Michael Tripp to the position of President of the company.
Matt Wilson Promoted
At Advantage Sign
Advantage Sign & Graphic Solutions has announced that Matt Wilson has been
promoted to Media Specialist in the Product Development department. This role
will involve working closely with media vendors to provide superior support
both internally and externally, end user application guidance and helping
support the growth of Advantage's consumable portfolio.See More/Less
Wilson has been with Advantage since 2006 with
ATS (Advantage Technical Services) as Technical Support and has been involved
in the sign industry for over 30 years. He has a degree in computer science
/mathematics which makes him a valuable resource for not only the department
but the company as a whole. His extensive knowledge and eagerness to learn will
be a great addition to the Product Development team as they expand Advantage's
product portfolio. Matt Wilson can be contacted at
Appointed Newest Regional Sales Manager of SLP
Southern Lithoplate, Inc. (SLP) has announced the expansion of its sales team
to reflect the growing market for the company's digital plate solutions. Jeff
Dilley has been named to the position of Regional Sales Manager for Ohio and
Indiana. See More/Less
Dilley said of his new appointment, "SLP
has tremendous longevity in an industry undergoing such change and upheaval.
The quality of SLP products and service is evident in the company's longevity.
At a time when manufacturing operations continue to flow overseas, SLP
maintains all of its production in the United States. Customers can be assured
that their product demands will be reliably met."
Appointed To Vice-President And General Manager of Mutoh America,
Mutoh America, Inc., a leading manufacturer of wide-format printers and
cutters, proudly appoints Brian Phipps as vice-president and general manager of
Mutoh America, Inc., overseeing the continued growth of both North and Latin
American sales and operations. See More/Less
Phipps will work under the direction of Mr.
Hisayoshi Aoki, President of Mutoh America, Inc. who resides in Tokyo, Japan.
"It is quite an honor to be recognized
with this new title and responsibility. Mutoh is a great organization and I
appreciate the opportunity to help this company any way I can," shares
Phipps was previously general manager of Mutoh
America and has worked for the company since 2004. In his new role, Phipps will
be working closer with Mutoh Japan on new product development to provide input
on the future direction of the company.
Celebrating 25 Years
David Quint, President and CEO of Advanced Systems, Inc. celebrated 25 years
with Advanced Systems, Inc. in May. Quint was hired as a sales associate back
in 1989 and has successfully moved up in rank for Advanced Systems, Inc. He
also serves as Chairman of the Board for Advanced Systems, Inc., which is an
authorized dealer for Canon and Lexmark with 7 office locations in Iowa and 1
in Sioux Falls, SD. Last year, Quint was elected to serve as vice president for
the Business Technology Association.
New Appointments At
Velocity Print Solutions
Velocity Print Solutions has announced that Mike Sexton, formerly from the
Velocity CT plant and Barry Chabot, have been appointed to the position of
Production Managers. Both have worked in the commercial print industry for a
number of years and have an extensive knowledge of the industry. In addition,
John Killeen has accepted the position of Customer Service Manager and Plant