Supplier News March 2011
CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Global anilox supplier Harper Corporation of America announced the promotion of Plant Manager Ronald “Lee” Harper Kluttz to vice president of manufacturing operations. In this new position, he will oversee the manufacturing and production of all Harper anilox rolls at the company’s domestic facilities, and audit the firm’s licensed overseas affiliates to ensure global product consistency.
PAWCATUCK, Conn.—Davis-Standard, LLC announced that Joseph Guigli has been promoted to sales engineer-aftermarket. He will be responsible for making field contacts with customers and prospective customers, providing consultative technical advice, developing sales volume, and assisting in the selection of equipment. In addition, Zsolt Katona has joined Davis-Standard as the technical director of liquid coating. In his role, he will oversee and further develop Davis-Standard’s growing liquid coating business.
MILWAUKEE, Wis.—Tailored Solutions has named Betty Grande to conduct business development in Latin America and the Caribbean. Before joining the company, she held technical sales and business development positions with Intermarket Corporation, a Latin American distributor of flexographic printing products.
DALLAS, Texas—KBA North America has named George Drew as its new project manager for North America. He will oversee all sheetfed press installations at KBA customer sites. Also, the company announced the promotion of Bruce Richardson to web national sales manager. Richardson has nearly 25 years of experience in the web offset industry.