Nashville, TN – The Printing Industry Association of the South, Inc. (PIAS) held elections for the Board of Directors during their annual convention, held from June 11-14, 2017 at the Hilton SanDestin Beach Resort in Destin, Florida. Named Chairman of the Board for
2017-2018 was Mr. Matt Merrick of The Merrick Printing Company, Inc. in Louisville, KY.
Mr. Tommy McEwen of McGraphics, Inc. in Nashville, Tennessee
was elected First Vice Chairman.
Mr. Art Daws of TruColor Litho in Nashville, Tennessee
was elected Second Vice Chairman.
Mr. Kent Middleton of Magna IV in Little Rock, Arkansas
was elected Secretary/Treasurer.
Mr. John Ambrose of Ambrose Printing Co. in Nashville, Tennessee
was elected Immediate Past Chairman.
Mr. Harvey Starling of Publication Press in Montgomery, Alabama
Mr. Alan Davis of BPI Media Group in Boaz, Alabama
Mr. Joey Schmissrauter of TPC Printing & Packaging in Chattanooga, Tennessee
Mr. Jeff Higgins of ColorStream Digital in Nashville, Tennessee
Mr. Kirk Francis of Arena Imprints in Nashville, Tennessee
All officers will serve a one-year term, while the directors will serve three-year terms.