GPA proudly announces the addition of two new members to their sales force: B. Talmadge Pearson and Tina Ling, who will be serving as Territory Sales Managers. Their experience, leadership, enthusiasm and knowledge of the local market make them a great fit for GPA. They will enable GPA to continue providing the highest level of knowledge and substrate expertise that will help customers grow their business.
B. Talmadge Pearson joins GPA with 17 years of industry experience, and will serve the markets of Virginia, North Carolina and southern Florida. Prior to joining GPA, Talmadge worked at French Paper for 14 years, where he most recently served as a Regional Sales Manager; before that he worked at Olmsted Kirk Paper Co. for three years. He stays active within the industry as a member of the National Paper Trade Association (NPTA).
Tina Ling will serve the substrate needs of northern California, San Diego and Hawaii. She comes to GPA with 16 years of industry experience, having most recently worked for RR Donnelley as a Senior Sales Representative in their Magazine Publishing Services Group. Tina received her BS degree in Graphic Communications from Cal Poly of San Luis Obispo, and she stays active in the industry as a member of Exceptional Women in Publishing(EWIP).