Bryan, OH (PRWEB) July 23, 2014
Ed Dedman brings a wealth of printing experience to his new position as Technical Sales Representative for The Provident Group, leading manufacturer and distributor of doctor blades, end seals and innovative solutions for the printing industry.
Dedman offers 35 years printing experience having served in a variety of roles including ink production, technical service, quality control, R&D, sales, product development, technical marketing, and business management. In his new role as Western U.S. and Canada Technical Sales Representative for Provident, he offers customers a thorough understanding of the technologies, methodologies and business practices used by today’s label and packaging printers.
“Ed’s in-depth printing experience makes him a tremendous resource for Provident’s customers. His experience and contacts, coupled with Provident’s innovative solutions for the printing industry, present a winning combination that is truly unique,” said Andrew Gillis, General Manager for The Provident Group.
Dedman is active in the label and packaging industry, and serves as chairperson and long-time member of the Flexographic Technical Association’s Supplier Leadership Council. He is also co-founder and current President of the Twin Cities Flexo Association, works with charitable service organizations in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, and serves as a congregation council member and past-president for his church.
About The Provident Group
The Provident Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of doctor blades, end seals and innovative solutions for the printing industry. The company owns numerous patents that have introduced improved doctor blade and end seal performance. The Provident Group operates independently as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., preeminent supplier of flexographic platemaking equipment and materials to the graphic arts industry. Further information is available at http://www.providentgrp.com.