Ryonet Corp. is offering a unique opportunity to start your journey into screen printing guided by industry veterans in a real shop. These two-day sessions run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and lunch is provided. You’ll experience firsthand every step of the process, from creating artwork to catching the shirt as it comes off the dryer.
SCREEN Americas announced the appointment of Ken Ingram, as president of the SCREEN Graphic and Precision Solutions group’s US-based subsidiary, effective April 1, 2018. Ingram had been the Vice President Sales & Marketing at the graphics/printing equipment and technology firm for the past five years.
Salt Lake City-based global software company Onyx Graphics, Inc., has been awarded another U.S. patent for color technology innovations in wide- and grand-format print software solutions. U.S patent 9,917,955 has been granted for spectral transmissive measurement of media, a new method of obtaining color information for printing on media resulting in improved color accuracy, especially for backlit display and textile printing applications. The patent is the product of Onyx Graphics’ own staff of color scientists including Dr. Max Derhak, Dr. Lin Luo (Eric), and William Chase.
The World Wrap Masters Europe and Series Final will once again take place at FESPA Global Print Expo 2018, which takes place from 15 to 18 May 2018 at Messe Berlin in Germany.
Starting proceedings in hall 6.2, stand E50 on Tuesday 15 May will be the Wrap Masters Europe, with 36 wrappers battling it out in a series of timed wrapping competitions. The winner and two runners up of the European Series will then go on to compete in the World Wrap Masters Final on Thursday 17 and Friday 18 May.
After 47 years with the company, Rick Clendenning has stepped aside from his role as President of INX International Ink Co. He will continue as CEO through the end of 2018. In his place, John Hrdlick has been promoted to President/COO and Bryce Kristo to Executive Vice President/CFO.
Printing Industries of America is pleased to announce that George Fuchs has been awarded the prestigious William D. Schaeffer Environmental Award. The William D. Schaeffer Award is given annually to an individual who is advancing environmental awareness and action in the graphic communications industry. The award was presented Saturday, April 28, 2018 at the Omni William Penn Hotel in Downtown Pittsburgh at during the Spring Administrative Meetings of Printing Industries of America.
The Gilman Brothers Company is thrilled to welcome Voula Giannakopoulos as the company’s newest Business Development Leader. Voula will be focusing efforts primarily in the Midwest, Southeast and Eastern Canadian geographies where she will be working directly with distributors, wide format printers, retailers, equipment manufacturers and suppliers to drive new business opportunities.
Leading independent financing company Balboa Capital announced the addition of Mark Johnston to its growing equipment vendor services group. Mr. Johnston brings more than two decades of experience in all facets of equipment financing. He enhances Balboa Capital’s equipment vendor services group through his financing expertise in a broad range of industries, including screen printing and embroidery.
Understanding the New Tax Law & How it Impacts Your Business
Webinar: Thursday, May 3
The new $1.5 trillion tax law represents the biggest change to the tax code in a generation, and there are opportunities and challenges for the sign, graphics and visual communications industry.
Certain tax rates have changed, existing deductions and other provisions have been eliminated, and some tax benefits have been enhanced and created.
What does this mean for your business?
Keypoint Intelligence—InfoTrends is launching a new research study entitled Winning in an Evolving Print Services Market. This study is designed to identify best practices driving and supporting print service providers’ performance and business growth.