Most Influential Printer 2010 - Group A
Written by Corrie Sloot
Monday, 12 July 2010
CANADA'S MOST INFLUENTIAL PRINTER 2010:
GROUP A CANDIDATES
COMMERCIAL PRINTINGBrian Reid PA50 2010 #1 ranking
Appointed to lead Canada’s largest printing operation in November 2008, Reid is responsible for some 8,500 employees and annual revenues of more than $1.5 billion. He has been with Transcontinental since 1992, which included five years as Senior VP in charge of the Catalog and Magazine Group (seven plants). Transcontinental continues to invest in its printing arm, currently focused on implementing a hybrid newspaper/ flyer platform across Canada, before the end of 2010.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design New facility in San Francisco
Gala Gutenberg Perennial winner
Web Offset Association Awards Perennial winner
Gold Ink Awards Multiple past winner
SECURITY PRINTINGRonald Arends
President & CEO
Canadian Bank Note
A global provider of high-security print, CBN has four divisions: Lottery, Identification, Shareholder and Payment Systems, which includes the ultimate production challenge – currency.
Élan Awards Perennial winner
Vice President, ISS National Operations
With 900 employees producing around 800-million personalized transactional statements per year, Dorai has the backing of Bank of Montreal, TD Bank and the Royal Bank.
Symcor Diversity industry leading policy, including WLF
Map of Symcor locations
InfoTrends TransPromo Communications group member
QUICK PRINTINGAndrew Hrywnak
With over 55 Print Three locations in Canada, Hrywnak leads Canada’s largest print-franchise network, supported by a 150,000-sq-ft production facility in Toronto since 2008.
Print Three Canada locations
Xplor Canada member
COMMERCIAL PRINTINGGeorge Mazzaferro
RP Graphics Group
Founded in 1978, Mazzaferro teamed with tech specialist Brian Auty to build a diverse 60,000-square-foot plant with 40-inch offset, flatbed inkjet, and three Xerox iGens.
RP Graphics production range
2010 Marketing Awards Platinum sponsor