PrintForward Board of Directors
PrintForward is governed by a Board of Directors, including up to 13 Active Members and two Supplier Members. The Board is responsible for determining the direction and policies for PrintForward. PrintForward also has a number of standing committees which report to the Board Directors. Each standing committee is chaired by a member of the Board. Association management is led by the Directors and supported by administration and member services staff.
Chair of the Board and Communications Chair
Pacific Bindery Services
Director, Membership Committee Chair & Government Affairs Committee Chair
R&M Trade Laminating
Hemlock Harling Distribution
Mills Office Productivity
West Coast Reproduction Centres
Director and Golf Committee Chair
West World Paper
Port Coquitlam, BC
Vice Chair and Scholarship Committee Chair
Director and Programs Committee Chair
Metropolitan Fine Printers
Director and Operations Chair
The Operations Committee prepares the Society’s budgets and oversees the preparation of financial statements for the annual general meeting.
Government Affairs Committee
The Government Affairs Committee fosters and maintains liaison between the Society and the provincial and civic governments on behalf of the industry.
The Membership Committee promotes the value of membership and endeavors to provide added value programs to help members be profitable.
The Program Committee provides educational programs and social events to benefit members. Educational programs are unique to the printing industry providing courses and seminars to assist in the advancement of industry.
The Scholarship Committee oversees fundraising for the development of memorial scholarships for the benefit of students entering the graphic communications industry through a recognized post secondary education program.
The Communications Committee includes the Chair, Vice-Chair, Membership, Operations, Program and Government Affairs Chairs and association management staff. The Committee monitors communication about the industry and initiates communications with other stakeholders and the public to maintain and improve the image of the association and the industry.