Keller-Crescent Co., a Clondalkin Group Co., has selected Jim Franklin as vice president of operations at the corporate level overseeing six facilities. He most recently served as vice president of operations at the company’s Greensboro, NC, facility.
John Woolverton is the new general manager at Maywood NJ-based Dolce Printing. Woolverton formerly worked for Earth Thebault as director of production and scheduling.
At Wright Business Graphics of California, (a subsidiary of Wright Enterprises, Portland, OR), Robert Schluter has been named director of sales, commercial division, at the company’s Chino, CA, facility. He is now responsible for managing all of the company’s commercial printing sales initiatives for the Southern California region. Prior to joining Wright Business Graphics, he was the owner and president of Holiday Printing.
Shane Faubert is the new director of cross-media services at Montvale, NJ-based Mann & Co. He formerly served as director of digital services with Hammer IQ.
Cathedral Corp., Rome, NY, has hired mailing industry veteran Kimberley Waltz as its vice president for postal affairs and business development.
At Bellmawr, NJ-based Evergreen Printing, Jack McFalls is the new postpress manager. He most recently served as bindery manager at Fry Communications.
The Printing Association of Florida (PAF) has named James Mayes Jr., president of Colorcraft of Virginia, a recipient of the 2011 Graphic Arts Leaders of the Americas (GALA) Award.
Proforma announced five new company owners within its network. New members include: Barbara Butler, Proforma Promotions Remembered, Plano, TX; John Costanzo, Proforma Full Circle, Clinton, NY; Patrick Doughty, Proforma Prime Services, Edmond, OK; Mark, Michael and Sheryl Gibson, Proforma The One Source, Bradenton, FL; and Steve Sheard, Proforma Solutions-N-Print, Winter Springs, FL.
The 2010-2011 board of directors of the Printing and Graphics Association MidAtlantic (PGAMA) was installed recently. They are Steve Bearden (chairman), president and CEO of Linemark Printing and Linemark Digital; Rusty Coolidge (vice chairman/treasurer), president of Chroma Graphics; and Patricia Crowe (secretary), president of Art Litho Printing Solutions.