Bob Boyer Sr. has been named senior vice president of sales for Heidelberg USA. Boyer has also been appointed to Heidelberg's executive management team. A Heidelberg employee for nearly 27 years, Boyer most recently served as vice president for Heidelberg's South and Southwest regions.
Steve Miller has been named commercial technical manager for Kohl & Madden (K&M), the commercial inks division of Sun Chemical North American Inks. Miller will lead K&M's new sheetfed/commercial applications and development lab in Northlake, IL. Prior to this promotion, he was K&M's color systems technical manager.
Two marketing communications agencies serving the graphic arts industry, New York City-based NAK Marketing & Communications and Germany-based Symbiotix Marketing Services, have joined forces to provide international marketing communications programs for their graphic arts clients. The new partnering agreement allows an NAK or a Symbiotix client to make full use of both agencies' resources worldwide, yet still benefit from the power of a unified marketing strategy.
James E. "Jack" Pruitt has joined the board of directors of Goss International. Pruitt is a former chairman and CEO of Harris Graphics.
Paul Biesiadecki is the new regional sales manager for the Southeast and Midwest regions for Mohawk Paper Mills.
Presstek Inc. announced that in addition to his continuing role as CFO, Moosa E. Moosa has been promoted to the newly created position of executive vice president of the company. Also, Susan McLaughlin has been named president of ABD International North America (doing business as ABDick, a Presstek company) and senior vice president, Presstek.
Markzware and Prepress Training Solution, a division of StaffingTools Inc., are partnering to promote a new, interactive online training course for FlightCheck 5.5 users. The new online training course is available immediately through www.markzware.com and www.prepresstraining.com.
Sappi Fine Paper North America is extending and expanding its "Life with Print" advertising campaign this year. The "Life with Print" campaign emphasizes the power of print media as an effective communications vehicle, one that reaches mass markets and increases brand awareness.