SUPPLIER newsMay 2002
Enovation Graphic Systems has named Steven Greenstein as the company's sales manager for the Seattle branch. He most recently held a sales management position with PrimeSource.
Ray Grupp, founder and president of Accel Graphic Systems, has stepped down to pursue other interests. Lance Carpenter is now general manager of the company. Carpenter has been with Accel for 13 years, most recently as vice president of sales and marketing.
MBO America now sells and services Wohlenberg cutters and Baumann paper handling systems as a "package deal." In this arrangement, Wohlenberg and Baumann agreed to have MBO sell their equipment in conjunction with MBO folding machines, which in turn becomes a one-stop and fast solution for end users.
Arizona State University (ASU) presented Kevin Clifford, of Kodak Polychrome Graphics (KPG), with the 2002 Z.A. Prust Award of Recognition for support of higher education in the graphic arts. KPG, an ASU supporter for more than 20 years, provides film processors, photographic products and imaging technology to the school's Graphic Communications program.
C. Barnes & Co., a market research and publishing company for the printing industry, has come to an agreement with industry M&A and financial services company Compass Capital Partners. Under this relationship, Compass Capital Partners will add its industry expertise to the compilation and review of the Printing & Graphic Arts Directory.