Sun Chemical – Myron Petruch appointed as new president and CEO

Myron Petruch, Sun Chemical's new president and chief executive officer, effective 1 January 2019 (Source: Sun Chemical)
USA • The company has appointed Myron Petruch as its president and chief executive officer, effective 1 January 2019. He succeeds Rudi Lenz who will transition to the new role of vice chairman of the Board at Sun Chemical. In this role, Lenz will advise the business on key strategies and issues as they arise.

Printing Industries of America – George Fuchs named environmental award recipient

Printing Industries of America has been awarded George Fuchs with the prestigious William D. Schaeffer environmental award (Source: Printing Industries of America)
USA • The graphic arts trade association has been awarded George Fuchs with the prestigious William D. Schaeffer environmental award, given annually to an individual who is advancing environmental awareness and action in the graphic communications industry.

hubergroup – Changes in management board

Heiner Klokkers took over as Chairman of the Management Board on 1 January 2018, one of several changes in the hubergroup’s leadership (Source, hubergroup)
GERMANY • Ursula Borgmann, who chaired hubergroup’s Management Board and headed the technology division, handed over her responsibilities to her successors at the beginning of 2018 after more than 30 years in a leadership position. During 2018 she will continue to be available in an advisory capacity before she will retire. Consequently there will be changes…

Doneck Ibérica – Alexis Mur in as technical sales director

Alexis Mur is now Doneck Ibérica’s technical sales director (Source, Doneck)
SPAIN • Doneck considers Mur to be an expert on the Spanish printing inks market. Since April 2017, he has also been managing sales activities in Spain and Portugal while supporting technical sales in France. By elevating Mur, management believes the Doneck Network has gained a specialist for water and solvent-based flexographic and gravure inks. With…

Siegwerk – Investment in a new laminator improves the “European Center of Excellence”

Siegwerk’s new nordmeccanica Labo Combi adds state-of-the-art laminating capabilities to the existing testing skills at their European “Center of Competence”.
GERMANY • As the new year began, Siegwerk, one of the leading providers of printing inks for flexible packaging, announced they had added a nordmeccanica group’s Labo Combi 400 laminator to the company’s Technical Center for the Flexible Packaging business unit.