Affinity Partner

Personalized Business Insurance

With Federated Insurance you work directly with an industry expert who is committed to understanding the unique risks and opportunities associated with your business. With a dedicated agent and risk management team on your side, you will always get the right coverage for your company.


Affiliate Partners

Northwest Industries Association

PrintForward is a member of the NWIA – an association that serves to support and improve the competitiveness of key components of the BC economy and to assist like-minded industry associations throughout our province.

Pacific Printing Industry Association

We are a thriving non-profit membership-based trade association serving members that design and produce print, visual and graphic products. We are all about everything that has to do with Print!

Tammy Weatherly

PAC Packaging Consortium

PAC Packaging Consortium is a not-for-profit corporation that includes over 2,500 members throughout the packaging value chain. No one is excluded! Our networking process includes PAC webinars, seminars, conferences, competitions, facility tours, education programs, trade shows, technical work groups and social activities i.e. golf tournaments.

Cheryl Sullivan

PRINTING United Alliance (SGIA)

We connect the leaders of the twenty-first century printing world. Our printers are bold, driven, and creative and they are riding a wave of technology and innovation. PRINTING United Alliance is a community that strives to be the foremost resource for information and education for the Printing Industry.

Saskatchewan Printing Industries Association (SPIA)

The Saskatchewan Printing Industries Association (SPIA) is a non-profit, voluntary trade association dedicated to promoting the best interests of the printing and allied industries in Saskatchewan.

Our Purpose
Promoting the Industry – Focused on Member Success!

Our Vision
Educate / Inform / Lead / Advocate

Our Mission
To promote the common interest of the printing industry in Saskatchewan; and to help our members prosper, both individually and collectively, through fellowship, education and cooperative action.


Martin Zip,
Executive Director, Saskatchewan Printing Industries Association

Printing and Graphics Industries Association of Alberta

The Printing and Graphics Association of Alberta (PGIA) is a not for profit trade association, dedicated to promoting the interests of the printing and graphics related industries in Alberta. The association is governed by an elected Board of Directors, representing some of the most advanced businesses within the printing and graphics industries.

PGIA is a member of the Printing Industries of America (PIA) which promotes the interests of the graphics arts industry on an International level.

Bain Spielman
PGIA, Calgary – Association Manager

BC Alliance for Manufacturing

Founded in the summer of 2014, the BC Alliance for Manufacturing started as a coalition of like-minded manufacturing industry associations with a common vision to promote a world-class manufacturing sector in British Columbia. Today, the Alliance is the province’s largest association of manufacturers.

The membership includes companies and organizations in the engineering and design, material handling and logistics, and fabrication areas. Associate members include people-based organizations that train and develop skilled workers for high-paying jobs and community-focused chambers of commerce and boards of trade that recognize the significant economic contribution to their cities derived from manufacturing, directly and indirectly.

Associate Partners

Baseline Processing

Are you looking to streamline your accounts receivable/payable? Could you use consultation on simplifying your payment processing?

PrintForward associate partner Baseline Processing is a Vancouver-based company that has more than 2,000 clients in industries ranging from building supply and construction, to law, hospitality, trucking and logistics, marine, and car dealerships. And, of course, PrintForward members.

You are entitled to the association’s preferred rates on credit card acceptance — but more importantly, will benefit from a knowledgeable, local team that can help you modernize your business. In rapidly changing times, customers’ payment preferences are changing too.

We are happy to chat — and know we can help. For more on Baseline and the PrintForward program, check out

Jonathan McDonald, Chief Operating Officer

Harris Morton, Managing Partner