Imaging Network Group Held 22nd Annual Fall Workshop

In conjunction with PRINT 13, the Imaging Network Group (INg) held its 22nd annual fall workshop in Chicago, opening on Friday, September 6 with a welcoming cocktail reception at Aria Bar in the Chicago Fairmont.

The event offered owners and their senior management a dynamic open-format style workshop that promoted a constructive exchange of ideas. Topics included industry developments, strategic planning, and the central issues affecting members’ business, with immediate feedback from peers.

On Saturday, September 7, members got down to business with presentations on:

So you’re going to PRINT 13. What should you see?, by Noel Ward, Brimstone Hall Associates

Trends and Outlook from Madison Advisors’ 2013 Multi-Channel Study, by Kemal Carr, Madison Advisors

A USPS Update for Large Business Mailers, by Jane Dyer, Large Mailer Marketing Liaison

New Strategies Based on the Fast Changing Economy, Technology, and Printing Industry, by Dr. Joe Webb

There is Another Side to the Green Movement, by Philippe (Phil) Riebel, Two Sides U.S., Inc.

Open forum discussions were held on: “Protecting Data and Managing Risk” and “The Affordable Care Act—What is your company doing to prepare for the upcoming changes?” The forums were moderated by Marianne Gaige, President and CEO of the Cathedral Corporation.

The meeting closed with INg’s annual partner appreciation dinner at The Chicago Firehouse.