Supplier NewsMay 2013
Dscoop has named Carolyn Dolezal as its acting director following the departure of Eric Hawkinson. The organization is also launching two new efforts to enhance membership value and business growth worldwide: Dscoop University and the Dscoop Print Directory.
QuadTech has appointed Chuck Irons as international sales manager, responsible for overseeing the company's sales efforts worldwide, with the exception of the Americas. He previously held positions at Contiweb, Heidelberg and Goss International.
Trish Maulson has joined GPA, Specialty Substrate Solutions as territory sales manager, serving the substrate needs of Wisconsin, as well as parts of the Chicagoland area. She previously worked at Reis Graphics, London Litho and Fujifilm USA.
Pitney Bowes has installed its 1,000th Mailstream Productivity Series inserting system. The system is now being used by more than 400 print and mail operations around the world. It can process up to 26,000 mailpieces per hour.
KBA North America has selected David Wright to serve as an electrician in the web offset service department catering to the newspaper industry. He comes to KBA from the Rockford (IL)Register Star, where he was production maintenance supervisor.
Two new PaperPlus wholesale locations—the stores division of Unisource Worldwide—have been opened. Tim Kingery is now operating the new store at 2835 Jeff Adams Dr. in Charlotte, NC; and Landon Olson is now managing the new PaperPlus store located at 9219 Quivira Rd. in Overland Park, KS.
Two appointments have been made at INX International Ink. Craig Reid has joined as director of global strategy for the digital division. Rick Westrom, a 25-year INX veteran, has been promoted to senior vice president and R&D director.