SPGPrints Americas Adds Two Salespeople in Response to Growing Graphics Business
BOXMEER, Netherlands—October 20, 2015—SPGPrints America announces the addition of two sales personnel at its American headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina, to support the growth of its graphics business in the U.S. and Canada.
Jeffrey Ardo has been appointed graphic sales manager, taking responsibility for SPGPrints’ DSI UV-inkjet label press and rotary screen printing program. In his new role Ardo, will provide guidance and application advice to ensure customers achieve smooth installations and optimum return on investment. A graduate in Printing Management and Sciences at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), Ardo has more than 30 years of print industry experience, with roles in color reproduction and sales and marketing.
Tyler York also joins the SPGPrints Graphics Sales team in Charlotte. A graduate in landscape architecture from the College of Environment and Design, University of Georgia, York has held consultative and sales roles, handling wide-format printing accounts for clients in architectural and landscape design bureaus, sign shops and graphic design agencies. Additionally, York brings expertise in workflow automation systems thanks to his recent experience as a production print specialist.
The announcement follows the sale of SPGPrints’ third DSI UV-inkjet press in North America, to Elkhart, Indiana-based synthetic tile manufacturer Panel Solutions, and the sale of eight SPGPrints systems at Labelexpo Europe, Brussels, in October this year.
Edward Scheppink, managing director of SPGPrints Americas, commented, "This year, we have enjoyed significant success, with the first installations of our digital UV-inkjet technology, and further penetration of the Rotary Screen Integration systems in the label and packaging market. We are excited to welcome Jeffrey and Tyler, who complement our U.S. operation with additional significant industry expertise. The extension of our sales force further supports our growth ambitions in both conventional, as well as digital graphics printing."
SPGPrints is a global leading company in the textile and graphics printing market. Providing total system solutions—from screens, lacquers, inks and digital engraving to a broad range of rotary screen and digital printing systems. Being an expert in electroforming not only entails highly reliable rotary screen technology but also an extensive program of precision metal products.