Welcome to the Vision 3 Summit Blog Series
The Vision 3 Summit has gathered together some of the greatest and most innovative speakers in the industry, and we thought it would be a shame to limit the sharing of ideas and solutions to just the four days the conference takes place. In the coming weeks, this blog will play host to many of the leaders in the industry who will discuss how to take advantage of new technologies, stay ahead of trends, and become an industry leader.
Michael Makin was appointed President and CEO of Printing Industries of America on August 1, 2002. Born and raised in Montreal, Makin attended Carleton University in Ottawa where graduated with honors with a degree in Journalism in 1986. He also holds an MBA from the University of Phoenix. After a brief stint as a reporter and public affairs officer with the Canadian government, he began his career in association management 20 years ago. Prior to joining Printing Industries of America, Makin was President of the Canadian Printing Industries Association and for almost 10 years served as an executive with the Canadian Construction Association.