October 29, 2007 -- Andover, Massachusetts - Standard Finishing Systems, a leading supplier of post press and paper handling solutions, announced today that graphic arts industry veteran Robert Berg has been appointed Director of Sales.
Berg is a seasoned sales professional with over 30 years of print industry experience, including managing a graphic arts equipment dealership and dealer distribution channels. His equipment sales background extends from press to post press, and he has demonstrated success helping companies win new business and reach their full sales potential.
"We're very pleased to attract a candidate with Robert's credentials and qualifications," said David Reny, Managing Director, Standard Finishing Systems. "His practical experience and customer focus will be real assets in helping Standard expand our business further."
Retiring after more than 40 years of service to the print industry, former Director of Sales George Vergilis said "I've had a great run at Standard, and enjoyed every minute of it. Robert is taking the reins of an enormously talented sales team and a well-established dealer network." The fifteen-strong sales team provides comprehensive coast-to-coast coverage and support to Standard's North American dealer network, customer base and printer vendor partners.
"With world-class suppliers like Horizon and Hunkeler behind them, Standard is poised for rapid growth in post press and paper handling," said Berg. "I'm very fortunate to be stepping into a role where the dealers and sales team are already highly motivated and successful."
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