Plano, IL January 14, 2015: PagePath Technologies, Inc has announced that Joe Kern, Vice President of Marketing has joined the Great Lakes Graphics Association (GLGA) Illinois Advisory Board.
GLGA is governed by a Board of Directors made up of industry leaders from printing and post press companies; manufacturers and suppliers; consultants and experts; and educators. The Board is guided by three state advisory committees, each providing their state’s perspective on the issues and concerns faced in their local industry communities.
Joe Kern joins an energized group of print business executives from Illinois, dedicated to bringing knowledge and empowerment to the industry that they serve. “It is an honor to be involved with such wonderful people that are passionate about advancing the industry that I have been a part of for more than 28 years,” stated Kern.
The Great Lakes Graphics Association is the trade association dedicated to representing the graphic arts industry throughout Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin through education, promotion, and public affairs. GLGA is headquartered in Pewaukee, WI, with state directors based in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin, and is an affiliate of the Printing Industries of America.
GLGA brings together three strong and successful industry associations, creating an organization that is positioned to best advocate for and provide services to printers and graphics companies in a three-state area. The Printing Industry of Illinois/Indiana Association (PII) and the Printing Industries of Wisconsin (PIW) merged in 2011 to create GLGA, a new association that represents 13 percent of the total print market in the United States. GLGA’s three-state region accounts for combined annual shipments of nearly $19 billion, according to the Printing Industries of America’s most recent Print Market Atlas.
PagePath’s MyOrderDesk is a Cloud Based solution that combines, Web-to-Print, automated proofing, automated pricing, reordering and more. It seamlessly integrates into a printing organization’s existing website or can be used as a standalone site. MyOrderDesk is known throughout the printing industry as the leader in Web-to-Print software.
With MyOrderDesk, a print shop can provide its customers with time savings and convenient 24×7 ordering while the print shop enjoys increased production efficiency, reduced turnaround times, and increased profitability. A demonstration site of MyOrderDesk’s capabilities is available at www.PrintVia.com
About PagePath Technologies
PagePath Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Plano, Illinois. The firm pioneered the use of the Internet to place orders and transmit documents with an easy to use “point & click” system in 1996. MyOrderDesk was twice named “Product of the Year” by PrintImage International & “Best of Breed” by Xerox.
More information on PagePath’s MyOrderDesk is available at http://www.PagePath.com, or by calling 866-770-7561.