Prior to joining FLAG, he gained extensive experience with buying groups as VP, sales and customer service, Northwest and Midwest, for Independent Printers Worldwide (IPW). He adds his new FLAG responsibilities to his work with IPW.
According to John McKay, president and founder, “We’re thrilled to expand our organization and welcome Kody Bendele. As FLAG has now grown to 106 members and our benefits have expanded, we are seeking new prospects who will be forward-thinking partners. At IPW, Kody focuses on making independent commercial printers more competitive, profitable, and better positioned to tackle the challenges of an evolving industry environment. This experience will ensure that he hits the ground running for FLAG.”
A resident of Oregon, Bendele has a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Phoenix.