Printing Industries of America Announces 2015 Officers and Board of Directors
Printing Industries of America has announced the election of its 2015 officers and board of directors. The installation ceremony took place on Nov. 16, 2014, at the Printing Industries of America Fall Administrative Meetings.
Chairman of the Board-David Olberding, Phototype, Columbus, Ohio
David Olberding, co-CEO, Phototype, has devoted many years of volunteer service to the printing industry in Ohio. He has served as chairman of the board, treasurer and chair of the Education Committee of Printing Industries of Ohio and Northern Kentucky.
Olberding was appointed as the association representative to Printing Industries of America in 2006. He has served Printing Industries of America as first vice chairman, second vice chairman, Executive Finance Committee member, secretary to the board and as Marketing Committee chairman.
He has served on the board for International Prepress Association (IPA) and is a former president of the Southwest Prepress Association. He is also a former chairman of the Photograph Committee of the Flexographic Technical Association.
First Vice Chairman-Bradley Thompson, II, Inland Press, Detroit
Bradley Thompson II is a past chairman of Printing Industries of Michigan and currently serves as chairman of the Government Affairs and Labor Policy Committee of Printing Industries of America.
He is a member of the board of directors of the Michigan Press Association and serves as government affairs chair of the American Court and Commercial Newspaper Association. Thompson also serves as vice chair of the Clements Library at the University of Michigan.
Second Vice Chairman-Curt Kreisler, Gold Star Printers, North Miami Beach, Fla.
Curt Kreisler has served two terms on Printing Industries of America's board of directors. He is currently the Association Relations Committee chairman and a member of its Finance and Investment Committees.
Kreisler has also been active with his local association, Printing Association of Florida. He also serves on its Executive Committee, chairs PAF's Trade Show Council and is a member of the South Florida Coordinating Committee.
He also served seven years as a past board member for the National Association of Quick Printers and as its chairman of the board from 2001 to 2002.
Secretary to the Board-Bryan Hall, Graphic Visual Solutions, Greensboro, N.C.