Digital Innovations Group (DIG) of Richmond, VA, has secured a new contract with DeFoggi Development and Construction to develop marketing strategy and produce promotional materials for DeFoggi’s primary business contacts.
Milwaukee’s Visual Systems Inc. (VSI) has been awarded the PIA/GATF Best Workplace in the Americas designation, and Best of the Best 2006, for its human resources practices. In other news, Jim Gottfried has joined the company as a customer service representative.
Ray Hartman, a 1979 Cal Poly graphic communications graduate and group executive vice president for manufacturing technologies and engineering at RR Donnelley, has been named the Cal Poly College of Liberal Arts 2006 Honored Alumnus.
Kubin-Nicholson, a Milwaukee-based digital and lithographic printer, has hired Richard Szolwinski as its new plant manager. Also, Scott Anders is the new technical director.
Proven Direct of Menomonee Falls, WI, has been recognized with the Milwaukee U.S. Postal Service “Best of the Best” award for 2006 for adhering to USPS guidelines.
PIA/GATF reports that Kenneth Rizzo has rejoined the organization as director of consulting. As a consultant, his work will focus on helping PIA/GATF members through technical plant assessments, equipment analysis, and the use of Lean Manufacturing concepts and applications.
Woburn, MA-based UniGraphic Inc. has added 7,500 square feet of production space to accommodate its grand- and wide-format group, now known as Uni@Large. Heading up the new division is Dennis Lizier who joined the company as director of operations.
Jim Cyze has joined Freedom Graphic Systems, Milton, WI, as senior vice president of sales and marketing. In this newly established position, he will be responsible for national sales activity and marketing. Also, Chris Leitnick is the new Southwest region sales director, working out of the Grand Prairie, TX, plant.
Chuck Legorreta, co-founder of Copresco in Carol Stream, IL, has retired. Co-founder and president/CEO Steve Johnson assumes full ownership of the company.