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Leading Printing Industry M&A Firm Promotes Roger Buck

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Scottsdale, Ariz. – Corporate Development Associates (“CDA”) today announced the promotion of business forms industry veteran Roger Buck to Managing Director of its St. Louis office. Roger has worked for many of the leading companies in the business forms industry including The Flesh Company, Ward/Kraft, Perfection Forms and Continuous Forms & Checks. Roger began his career in the printing industry with Ace Forms in 1971.

Jim Anderson CDA's Founder & President stated: “We are delighted to announce the promotion of Roger Buck to Managing Director of our St. Louis, MO office. Roger is one third of our deal-making team which also includes Stuart Boyar in Rochester, NY. Roger joined CDA in June 2017 and has in short order learned to be a great dealmaker and bring not only a fresh look to CDA, but add his absolutely incredible base of contacts. I knew he would be successful!”

Roger Buck stated: “It’s hard to think it’s been three years since joining CDA. My background in manufacturing and working with print distributors has been a tremendous advantage as me as it helps me find the right fit for buyers and sellers. The industry continues to shift and growth through acquisition will continue to be a key factor for many companies. Likewise, more and more company owners are looking at thoughtful exit planning as opposed to knee-jerk reactions to market changes. I’m looking forward to several more years working with Jim and Stuart to help our merger and acquisition clients.”

Parties interested in hearing more may contact Roger Buck in St. Charles, MO by phone: 620-687-1917 or email: [email protected] or Jim Anderson in Scottsdale, AZ by phone: 480-951-2441, Jim’s cell: 602-432-0426 or email: [email protected]

About Corporate Development Associates
CDA was founded in Indianapolis in June 1987 by Jim Anderson who is himself a former print distributor and trade manufacturer owner/principal. During the past 33+ years, CDA has become the leading intermediary firm serving the printing industry while completing over 225 transactions. Jim is also the author of the leading weekly e-Newsletter PrintStockWatch® which now boasts over 1,000 subscribers.

About Roger Buck
Roger has been involved his entire business career (since 1971) in the business forms/documents segment of the printing industry. His formative years in the business (1971-1985) were with Pittsburg, KS-based Ace Forms.

In 1987, Roger joined Girard, KS-based Perfection Forms as Marketing Manager. Perfection experienced a series of acquisitions including Continuous Forms & Checks where he was National Account Manager. CFC and Perfection were eventually acquired by what is now known as Cenveo.

In 1999, Roger left Cenveo to join Ft. Scott, KS-based Ward/Kraft as National Sales Manager. Roger left W/K in early 2007 to take a Business Development Manager position with Appleton Papers specializing in Security and Technical Papers.

In December 2008, Roger left Appleton to form his own marketing consulting firm Emerging Solutions Now, LLC.

In December 2010, Roger joined St. Louis-based The Flesh Company as Marketing Director.

In June 2017, Roger joined Corporate Development Associates as an Associate and on July 1, 2020 was promoted to Managing Director of the St. Louis office.

You may view Roger’s full bio on CDA’s website: Roger Buck

CDA’s Office locations: HQ-Phoenix, AZ (Scottsdale) * St. Louis, MO (St. Charles) * Rochester, NY (Pittsford)


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