Smith Litho, Rockville, MD, has announced several recent appointments. Chuck Barger has been promoted to production manager of manufacturing. Barger joined the company in 1976 and has served in a number of positions including pressman, account manager of customer service and senior account manager. Bill Wilkinson, who joined the company in 1997, has been appointed manager of material operations and is now responsible for supervising the daily operations of the company’s shipping and receiving departments, as well as transportation logistical contracts. Also, Mike McKenzie has been promoted to assistant production manager and will also maintain his current responsibilities as prepress foreman.
At Printed Specialties, a folding carton printer in Carrollton, GA, Greg M. Smith has been promoted to president. Smith joined Printed Specialties in 1986 and went on to hold positions within estimating, customer service and production. Smith has also served as vice president and general manager for the past five years, where he was responsible for all aspects of the company’s folding carton business.
North Chelmsford-based Courier Corp. has tapped 25-year industry veteran Paul Campion as vice president of sales for Moore Langen, Courier’s book component division. Prior to joining Courier in 2007, Campion served at Lehigh Press, Phoenix Color and Von Hoffmann Press/Visant Corp.
Jon Sandstrom recently joined HM Graphics as an inside account executive. The first grandson and namesake of the company’s late founder, John Sandstrom, Jon Sandstrom is the first member of the third generation of Sandstroms to join the company full-time. He is now responsible for servicing and handling production management for some of the company’s largest accounts. In addition, Daniel Soltysiak has been tapped as the company’s new senior account executive, and is now responsible for building new business and developing a portfolio of clients. Soltysiak has spent the last two years as an inside account executive at HM.