Industry People

Industry People

June 2, 2014










AFINIA LABEL, Chanhassen, MN, USA – Mike Atkins has joined the company as its national sales manager.

ALL PRINTING RESOURCES, INC., Glendale Heights, IL, USA – APR has appointed Cindi Shockley to the position of technical representative.

ALLEN-BAILEY TAG & LABEL, Caledonia, NY, USA – Tom Kehoe and John Kilcoyne have joined the company as members of its sales team.

AMETIQ, Naucalpan, Mexico – Keren Becerra has been named the new president of the Mexican label association.

BROOKFIELD, Middleboro, MA, USA – Gerhard Baumann (1) has been appointed managing director for Brookfield GmbH in Lorch, Baden- Wuerttemberg, Germany.

DOMINO DIGITAL PRINTING, Gurnee, IL, USA – Steve Glenn (2) has been appointed digital printing account manager, Western region. Julie Cross (3) has been appointed technical director of the digital printing solutions division. 

FFEI LTD., Hempstead Herts, UK – Andrew McKerlie has joined the company as its new Graphium channel manager for EMEA. Bhupinder Bharat has also joined the company as Graphium product specialist.

FLINT GROUP, Luxembourg - Inken Steinhauser (4) has been appointed as general manager, sleeves.

FRIMPEKS, Clifton, NJ, USA – Robert Waddington (5) has joined the company as narrow web products business manager.

KBA NORTH AMERICA, Dallas, TX, USA – Edward Walsh (6) and Mark Duke (7) have been appointed as sales representatives for the Flexotecnica line of CI flexo presses for the wide-web flexible packaging market. Walsh will be responsible for the East Coast and national key accounts; Duke has been assigned to the Midwest and Western states.

MARK ANDY, St. Louis, MO, USA – Kevin Gourlay (8) has been appointed vice president of Rotoflex.

NDC INFRARED ENGINEERING, Irwindale, CA, USA – Drew Cheshire has been named the new president of NDC.

OKI DATA AMERICAS, Mount Laurel, NJ, USA – Mark Hansinger has been promoted to vice president of US channel sales.

PERFORMANCE PACKAGING OF NEVADA, Las Vegas, NV, USA – Blair Vance has been appointed vice president of sales and marketing.

PULSE ROLL LABEL PRODUCTS, Bristol, UK – George Ashmore (9) has joined the company as technical sales manager.

SAM NORTH AMERICA, Phoenix, NY, USA – Donald Teich has joined the company as vice president of sales for solution coating.

SANDON GLOBAL, Runcorn, Cheshire, UK – Andreas Willeke has been named sales manager for Germany.

UNIVACCO FOILS HOLLAND, Huissen, the Netherlands – Fons van Delft has been appointed general manager.

Sandon Global mourns loss of Mike Foote

Mike Foote, Southern sales manager at Sandon Global, passed away suddenly on March 13, 2014. Foote leaves behind three children: Christopher, Stuart and Lauren; and a newborn grandson, Ethan.

Foote had worked in the print Industry for almost 30 years, “He had been employed by Sandon Global for the last 8 years and was an integral part of the development, growth and success of the business,” the company said. “Mike will be sadly missed by all his colleagues and customers who he had built up an enviable business relationship and friendship with over a number of years with his vast experience and reputation for his honesty and integrity. Mike was a genuinely good person inside and outside of work, He was known in his circle of friends in Swindon, Wiltshire as “Nice Mike.”
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