Announcing the 2012 Binding Industries Association Conference

PITTSBURGH—Dec. 8, 2011—Printing Industries of America is proud to announce that the 2012 Binding Industries Association (BIA) Annual Conference will be taking place June 4𔃄, 2012, in St. Louis, MO. This signature conference is designed to bring together management from trade binderies, graphic finishing, information packaging, custom loose-leaf manufacturing, and the suppliers to those industries.

The conference will provide companies with the resources, tools and insight they need to succeed in the future.

The 2012 BIA Conference offers more than a dozen sessions, informative roundtables, plant tours of Eric Scott, Silvanus Products, and Wrap Ups Inc. A few examples of the sessions are:

• So What? Why You? Who Cares? What Makes You Unique from all the Other Choices?

• Teambuilding with Emotional Intelligence: Building a Better Business By Building A Better Team

• Survival Speech: Are You Communicating Effectively?

• On the Horizon: Future Trends for Our Industry

This conference provides an atmosphere and insight to help a business identify and take advantage of trends on the horizon. Past attendee Valerie J. Price, director of business operations, Coyne Graphic Finishing, said, “The BIA Conference was a great opportunity to network with peers as well as industry vendors. The knowledge of these individuals is invaluable.”

The 2012 BIA Conference is an asset for binderies, graphic finishers, and custom loose-leaf manufacturers. For more information, pricing, and to register for the conference, please visit or contact Justin Goldstein at or call (800) 910-4283 ext. 806.

About Printing Industries of America
Printing Industries of America is the world’s largest graphic arts trade association, representing an industry with approximately one million employees. It serves the interests of 10,000 member companies. Together with its nationwide affiliate network, Printing Industries delivers products and services that enhance the growth, efficiency, and profitability of its members and the graphic communications industry through advocacy, education, research and technical information.