Mark Sherk has joined CC1 Inc. as its Midwest sales engineer, bringing with him front-line experience from having previously worked at several web and sheetfed printers, including S. Rosenthal and Tribune Publishing.
Making changes in its top management, RENA Systems has elevated Bodo von der Wense from president to chairman and Nick von der Wense, formerly vice president, has become president.
Mohawk Fine Papers has launched the new quarterly Strathmore Letterhead Contest for letterheads or complete identity systems produced on Strathmore Writing and Strathmore Script grades. Deadline for entries is June 30. Entry forms and winning entries are posted on the new Strathmore.com Website.
Komori America has promoted Mark Hopkins to regional sales manager of its Central East region, which includes 11 states ranging from Michigan to Kentucky to the Caribbean Islands. Clark Scherer has been promoted to the position of district sales manager covering a territory that includes Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.
Vulcan Information Packaging recently marked its 60th year in business. It designs, manufactures and imprints information packaging, including custom binders, marketing kits and more.
Lawrence Robinson has joined KBA North America as its district sales manager for the central and eastern Canada territory, extending from Ontario westward to Alberta. In other news, Georg Schneider, head of the development department at KBA’s main web press factory in Würzburg, Germany, has retired almost 53 years after joining the company. His successor is Bernd Masuch.
Randy White has become MAN Roland’s district sales manager for Southern California, serving sheetfed printers in Orange County and throughout San Diego.
Baldwin Technology, a maker of accessories and controls technology for the printing industry, has acquired Hildebrand Systeme GmbH of Switzerland, which offers web cleaning technology.
IST Metz is holding its third UV Days international event, set for June 18 to 22 at its headquarters in Nürtingen, Germany. Two technical presentations will be given each day, and more than 20 suppliers will participate in a tabletop exhibition. The free event is designed for sheetfed and web printers, and presentations will be in English. Visit www.ist-uv.com for more information and online registration.
- Zarik Megerdichian