Modern Litho Announces Newest Executive Appointments
Jim Tomblinson Is Named Chief Operating Officer
Modern Litho, a full-service commercial printer and mailer based in Jefferson City, Missouri, announces Jim Tomblinson has been named Chief Operating Officer.
Jim Tomblinson, formerly Vice President of Operations, has been appointed to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer. In addition to strong leadership skills and technical knowledge, his contributions include a wide range of accomplishments that are a testament to the vision he’s helped to create for Modern Litho. He has often been an early adopter of technology in both software and hardware that have impacted the efficiency and productivity of operations, most recently in partnership with Kodak and Heidelberg.
“Jim has been instrumental in several areas that have helped to propel the company forward including: integrating operations as a result of acquisitions, implementing lean manufacturing principles, and optimizing production practices and workflows,” said Darrell Moore, CEO.
Today, Tomblinson oversees operations among the five production locations consisting of over 350 employees, and advises on new technology investments such as software and equipment purchases. He is a regular panelist and contributor to thought leadership within the industry for Printing United, Heidelberg and Kodak. He will continue to foster strong relationships with vendors as has been his hallmark over his 40 plus year tenure in the printing industry.
Mark Gerling Is Named VP of Sales
Modern Litho also announces the appointment of Mark Gerling to Vice President of Sales.
Hired for this role in 2020, Gerling was on special assignment for the past three years through the disruption and aftermath of the pandemic. He will now lead the Modern Litho sales teams on a local, regional and national level while continuing to focus on developing catalog and publication reseller relationships.
“Mark has done a fantastic job melding into our company culture, getting to know our customers, and impacting our success in the marketplace. He is a valued and welcome addition to our executive team as we continue to grow and expand our national presence,” commented Greg Meeker, Chief Revenue Officer.
Gerling brings over thirty years of print sales and sales management experience to this role which is being vacated by Greg Meeker who is taking the role of Chief Revenue Officer. Meeker will continue to oversee strategic accounts, sales, and marketing.
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