Mark Andy, Inc. has announced the promotion of two established figures to lead the company’s sales management initiatives worldwide. Steve Schulte has been promoted to vice president sales and marketing, and Mike Russell has been promoted to international sales director. Both are well-known faces among the industry and are charged with overall customer relations for the organization.
Steve Schulte has served as national sales director for seven years and has more than 15 years professional and managerial experience in the packaging and printing industry. He is an active contributor to many industry associations, including Tag and Label Manufactures Institute (TLMI), Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) and the Flexible Packaging Association (FPA). With a background in digital production printing, he brings a wealth of experience across many market segments.
Mike Russell is a 26-year veteran of Mark Andy, Inc. He has spent several years traveling the world, gaining industry experience in the narrow- and mid-web flexo marketplace and lending his expertise in standard label, film and packaging production. His insights into market intelligence and technology advancements have aided customers worldwide in advancing their business, both in established and emerging markets. Most recently Russell served as manager of international sales after starting with the company in production planning and manufacturing in 1985.