Wheeling, Ill. (PRWEB) August 03, 2012
Ken Petrie, an accomplished sales and general management executive, has joined Northern Print Network (NPN) as Executive Vice President. In his new role, he will be responsible for strategic planning, process improvement and for leading NPN’s enterprise account acquisition efforts.
“Ken has a tremendous background in sales, general management and executive leadership positions. We are thrilled to add his expertise to our team,” says John Fox, President of Northern Print Network. “Throughout his career, Ken has proven himself to be a successful leader who is able to help clients with creative solutions to their challenges.”
Prior to joining NPN, Petrie held a variety of sales, sales management and executive positions at UARCO and Standard Register. He joined General Binding Corporation in 2000 as Vice President/General Manager of the Information Packaging Division and held a number of sales leadership and general management assignments at GBC and later ACCO Brands, which acquired GBC in 2005. Most recently he was Senior Vice President of ACCO’s Global Print Finishing Solutions Group where he launched an integrated print finishing solutions business in the US, Canada, and Europe.
Petrie is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with continuing executive education at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pa. He is a long time resident of Cary, Ill.
About Northern Print Network
Northern Print Network is a Marketing Services and Print Solutions provider headquartered in suburban Chicago. The company was founded over 25 years ago on the premise that by coupling unparalleled resources, with experienced professionals we could provide powerful and cost effective print and marketing solutions for our clients. We continue to be dedicated to assessing needs and developing solutions which improve the effectiveness and efficiency of our clients’ print and integrated business communication.