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DAX Four-City Road Show to offer File Transfer Education

Press release from the issuing company

BOSTON -- Digital Art Exchange, Inc. (DAX), today announced a four-city road show to launch DAX-IT, a secure service that allows businesses involved with large graphic files to reliably deliver information using a web browser. DAX-IT (secure Information Transfer) was developed through a strategic partnership with Hilgraeve, Inc., which was announced in December, and will be available for DAX clients at the end of February. The DAX-IT road show will kick off in Boston on Thursday, March 15th. The remaining dates are: -- New York City (March 22nd); -- Philadelphia (March 29th); and -- Chicago (April 5th). Why a Road Show?... The primary goal of the DAX-IT road show is to guide attendees through the various methods of file transfer currently available in the graphic communications industry. Attendees will learn the benefits and pitfalls of several file transfer methods that they may in fact be using today. The program emphasizes that, while there are many solutions, security is always the number one concern among industry professionals. The Presenter... The keynote speaker for DAX-IT road show in all four cities will be Christopher J. Heric, an industry veteran and expert in Internet systems, production and workflow within the graphic communications industry. As a digital publishing, prepress and systems consultant, Heric works extensively with commercial printers, magazines, publishers and prepress facilities on everything from production workflow to distributing PDF files. As a member of the SWOP (Specifications Web Offset Publications) Review Committee and Adobe Technical Advisory Board -- among others -- Heric combines both practical application with technical experience regarding file transfer and digital workflow issues in the printing and graphic arts industry. A strong proponent of education on the industry-wide level, Heric is also a moderator of the IPA (International Prepress Association) Prepress Forum on PrintPlanet.com, a division of DAX.