It is a proud moment for GM Nameplate (GMN) as Debbie Anderson, print area manager, gets appointed to the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) board of directors for the second consecutive year. SGIA, a non-profit trade association, supports the global printing community through its various initiatives, events and education programs. It also organizes the annual SGIA expo, which is the largest printing tradeshow in the world. This trade association not only helps small businesses to grow, but also creates awareness about the printing industry, promotes ideas and developments, and provides excellent networking opportunities. SGIA also regularly conducts workshops, webinars and conferences to educate the printing community.
From 2014 to 2016, Debbie served as an active member on two of the eight committees at SGIA – the printed electronics committee and the industrial printing committee. The committees at SGIA are responsible for developing various programs and initiatives with the aim of boosting the printing community. Thanks to her valuable contribution, she was nominated by the executive committee, and then voted by the board of directors to join the board in 2017. Recently, the board unanimously voted to continue her term again in the upcoming year 2018. Thrilled with her second appointment to this challenging role, Debbie is looking to further advance the mission and strategy of SGIA.
“On behalf of myself and all at GMN, I need to pause and say thank you to the entire SGIA executive committee for the opportunity to serve on the board for a second year.” said Debbie. “In this exciting time of emerging printing technologies, I’m grateful to be surrounded by such a remarkable team and for the strong partnership we have built with SGIA.”
Debbie’s passion for printing goes back in time to when she started working at GMN in 1982. In her career spanning across four decades, Debbie has worked in various capacities in several areas including screen printing, technical printing, quality & compliance, and medical devices manufacturing. She currently oversees four printing departments at GMN: screen printing, litho-printing, technical printing and digital printing.
GMN congratulates printing veteran, Debbie Anderson, on her second appointment to the SGIA board of directors. We are confident that the printing community will greatly benefit from her extensive knowledge, experience, and invaluable insights.