IDEAlliance Announces 2014 Officers and Board of Directors

[Alexandria, Virginia - January 6, 2014] IDEAlliance®, is pleased to announce the election of its 2014 Officers and Board of Directors. The new slate of executives will lead the organization at a time of considerable opportunity for the association and its members.

"As Board Chair, I am looking forward to the coming year and supporting our members in this dynamic period of redirection and rejuvenation for our industry," commented Laura C. Reid, Vice President of Production for Hearst Magazines and IDEAlliance Board Chair. "IDEAlliance and its Board of Directors are committed to supporting our members in operating workflows and business models that keep pace with changing technologies and client demands."

"In the past year, the IDEAlliance Board of Directors has provided visionary leadership, directing the organization to pursue bold objectives and transformative new programs," stated David J. Steinhardt, IDEAlliance President & CEO. "We look forward to their continued leadership, supporting our key objectives of best practice and standard development, and providing best-in-class training and certification, for the total media supply chain."

Officers Elected in 2014

 

Chair

Laura C. Reid 

Vice President of Production

Hearst Magazines

New York, NY

 

Vice Chair

Joe Duncan

Senior Vice President, Group Executive Producer, Retail Production

Arc & Leo Burnett

Chicago, IL

Treasurer

Debbie Cooper 

Vice President of Business Services

Brown Printing Company

Woodstock, IL 

 

Secretary

Marriott Winchester

Executive Vice President

SGS International, LLC

Louisville, KY

Directors Elected in 2014

Continuing Directors

Gregory Catsaros

Vice President of Manufacturing & 

Technology

Source Interlink Media

New York, NY

 

Stephen Kaufman

Chief Technology Officer

SGK (formerly Schawk Inc.)

Des Plaines, IL

 

Dino Pagliarello

Director, Product Marketing

Konica Minolta Business Solutions

Ramsey, NJ

 

Joan Solà

Executive Vice President, 

Chief Global Markets

Zinio LLC

Barcelona, SPAIN

Hye-Jeong Ahn

Managing Director

Graphics World (Korea), Seoul, KOREA

 

Joe Cha

President

Hipzone, Monterey Park, CA

 

Daniel Dejan

North American ETC Print & Creative Manager

SAPPI Fine Paper, Hixson, TN

 

Art Fraser

Supply Chain Manager

Hallmark Cards, Inc., Kansas City, MO

 

Neil Johnson

VP Technical Solutions & Support

FUJIFILM North America Corporation

Graphic Systems Division, Hanover Park, IL

 

Christopher G. Lien

Vice President of Software Marketing

Bell and Howell, Rochester, NY

 

Penny Sullivan

Vice President of Editorial Operations & Technology

Meredith Corporation, Des Moines, IA

For more information, please contact Steve Bonoff at sbonoff@idealliance.org, or call 952-896-1908.

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About IDEAlliance® 

IDEAlliance® (International Digital Enterprise Alliance) is a global community of content and media creators, and their service providers, material suppliers, and technology partners. The Association identifies best practices for efficient end-to-end digital media workflows - from content creation through delivery. Through its active committees, educational conferences, webinars, training and certification programs, IDEAlliance provides its members the forum for the exchange of information that results in the creation of the media production industry's most valued standards. 

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Date: 
January 3, 2014