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The Partnership in Print Production (P3) Network has named its 2010 Luminaire Awards recipients. They include: Katerina Caterisano, creative director of Network Design & Communications; Terri Dannenberg, senior partner and executive director of print production at Ogilvy New York; Marisa Fariña, group publisher of Time Out; Paul Nicholson, vice president of print and broadcast production at Showtime Networks; and Pictorial Offset for innovation in environmental stewardship.
Four appointments have been made at Woburn, MA-based Hannaford & Dumas Commercial Printers. Chuck Duggan has been selected as the new sales manager. Paul Marshall, has joined as an account executive. Jason Parks has been promoted to production planner. Amanda Warren has been hired for a designer/prepress position.
Kurt Hamlin is the new vice president of operations at Loveland, CO-based Vision Graphics, now responsible for managing the operations at the company's Loveland and Denver facilities. He previously held positions at manroland Inc. and Current Printing Solutions.
At Manchester, CT-based Allied Printing Services, John Sommers Jr. has been named a member of the board of directors, and has also been tapped as the vice president of marketing communications. He most recently served at Allied as an account executive.
Dallas-based Padgett Printing has expanded its sales team with the addition of James White and Bill Harrott. White was previously with E&D Web, and Harrott formerly worked at Varidoc Printing.
Three appointments have been made at Clifton, NJ-based Sandy Alexander. Art Bush has been designated as director of national business development. Steve Longo has joined as a senior sales executive responsible for national sales development. And, Hansford Ray has also been selected as a senior sales executive responsible for the Texas marketplace.