Hess Print Solutions Names Brendan Savage Senior Vice President of Operations

Brimfield, OH, November 28, 2011 - Hess Print Solutions, a provider of accountable print performance solutions and other value-added services for catalogs, books, publications and educational printed products, announced today that it has appointed Brendan Savage to the position of Senior Vice President of Operations.  His talents will help to drive organic growth and acquisition related growth through his leadership and support of due diligence, merger and integration activities.

“Brendan is a proven leader with industry expertise in our core markets – catalogs, publications, books, as well as in our new markets- general commercial print and digital print,” said Douglas L Mann, president and CEO of Hess.  “He possesses a thorough knowledge of best-in-class practices and his primary focus will be maximizing productivity, quality, service and costs to achieve optimum sales growth and profitability."   

Most recently Brendan worked at Quad Graphics/WorldColor where he spent the last six years managing production facilities in Kentucky and Ohio.  Prior to that, he held various management positions during ten years of employment with Brown Printing Company. His positions at Brown included Production Manager in Finishing, Technical Manager in Pressroom and Maintenance and Process Control Manager.  He holds an MBA in Finance from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and a Bachelor’s degree from Grove City College in Grove City, PA.

About Hess Print Solutions
Hess Print Solutions is a client-centric, solutions-focused and results-driven print performance partner. From two full-service facilities in Ohio and Illinois, the Hess Print Solutions team of print experts shares an unrelenting focus on clients' success, an inventive spirit and a commitment to providing measurable results. These qualities - and unparalleled print production, mailing and fulfillment solutions - help clients drive top-line revenue and growth.