Fala Direct Marketing, Farmingdale, NY, announced that James Stumpf has joined the company as vice president of sales. Marc Hacker has been named director of data processing. Also, Perry Fernandes has been promoted to the position of vice president and general manager of mailing operations.
Richard Hastings has joined Service Web Offset, based in Chicago, as director of new business development. For the past 13 years, Hastings was vice president of sales and marketing for CJK, Print Possibilities.
Rapid Solutions Group (RSG), a New York-based digital communications company, announced that it has combined its offset and digital sales teams. This change is part of the company's overall sales strategy of providing comprehensive packages of services that utilize combinations of digital and offset printing technologies. Spearheading this effort will be Ken Gersten, vice president of sales.
Tukaiz LLC, a creative services group based in Franklin Park, IL, has promoted Larry Pagel to director of operations.
Minneapolis-based GLS, a provider of "Integrated Communications Solutions," has named Doug Hammerseng as its new vice president of sales and marketing. He comes to GLS with more than 26 years of experience in the printing industry. Prior to joining GLS, Hammerseng was regional sales manager for Relizon.
The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), which recently announced it would reorganize its operations around six strategic business lines, reports the newly formed Security and Intelligent Documents operation will be headed by seasoned executive Clarence Jellen, former president of both Time Life Books and Time Life Direct in Alexandria, VA. He joined the GPO in 2003 as a consultant. Also, Greg Brower joins the GPO as Inspector General. Most recently, Brower served in the U.S. Department of Justice where he was legislative counsel in the Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys, managing Congressional affairs for the 93 U.S. Attorneys Offices around the country.