FMN | November 11th, 2019

November 11, 2019 FLEX Serving The Flexographic Printing Industry In Print and Online at ® Vol. 21 No. 23 An N.V. Publication Market News

FTA Fall Conference Examines Workflow

Potter Named TLMI Supplier Of The Year Patrick Potter, President of Flexo Wash, was named TLMI Supplier of the Year for 2019 at the association’s Annual Awards Gala on October 29 at Omni La Costa Resort and Spa. Presented on an annual basis, the Supplier of the Year Award honors and recognizes an individual for their ongoing volunteer service and dedi- cation to TLMI and to the greater in- dustry.Criteria for winning the award includes service to TLMI on the asso- ciation’s board and committees, in ad- dition to continuous commitment to the industry as a whole by helping to promote and foster its growth. Committed To The Industry Potter and his family are long-time supporters of TLMI and its convert- er members. Currently he serves on the TLMI Board of Directors and the Marketing Committee. He was Chair of the 2018 Annual Meeting in Scott- sdale,Arizona. Potter has spent nearly seven years in the North American printing in- dustry, entering the market following

by Greg Kishbaugh

W ith 17 presentations detailing the start-to-finish creation of a high-quality, flexographically printed job, FTA Fall Confer- ence 2019 offered the opportunity to see the latest in operator training. The Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) held its annual fall conference, October 28-30 at the Sheraton Charlotte Ho- tel in Charlotte, North Carolina.The meeting, chaired by Keith

Nagle, Global Director Business Development for Phoseon Technology, focused on detailing the start-to-finish creation of a flexo-printed job. “I believe with a singular focus, a technical conference has the ability to communicate important process information while keeping the audience focused,” said Nagle. Session Chair Keith Nagle opened the FTA Fall Conference with Defining The Race, in which he outlined the goal of following a flexo project from start to finish.

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