Two appointments have been made at Elk Grove Village, IL-based Phoenix Binding Corp. Len Isbell now oversees the saddlestitching and folding departments. Scott Isbell has been named sales and marketing manager.
The Printing Industries of New England named Barb Pellow its 2010 Industry Influencer Award recipient. Pellow, the group director of market research and strategic consulting firm InfoTrends, was recognized for her work in helping printing and graphic communication companies develop multimedia strategies.
Two award winners were recognized by the Printing Industry of Illinois/Indiana Association. Lynne Churchill, majority owner of Miles Printing on Plastics, and management team member at Harding Poorman Group, Indianapolis, received the 2010 Distinguished Print Professional award. The National Group, Lafayette, IN, was the 2010 Corporate Award recipient.
Jim Host, founder of Host Communications and Printing (now IMG College), has been inducted into the Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. Host is recognized for transforming Host Communications into a leading U.S. college sports marketing firm.
Three new appointments have been made at Vancouver, BC-based Metropolitan Fine Printers. Travis Evans and Greg Iftody have been hired as senior account executives; and Luciano Bruschetta has been designated as senior production planner. PI