PrintForward Board of Directors

PrintForward Board of Directors

PrintForward is governed by a Board of Directors, including up to 13 Active Members and 3 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.

Jacquie McBain

Jacquie McBain

Executive Director

PrintForward Printing
Imaging Association

 

Loris Pavan

Loris Pavan

Chair of the Board & Communications Chair

RR Donnelley
Vancouver, BC

Doug Climie

Doug Climie

Vice Chair and Scholarship Committee Chair

Hemlock Printers
Burnaby, BC

Edwin Nosworthy

Edwin Nosworthy

Director & Operations Chair

Thunderbird Press
Richmond, BC

Directors & Committee Chairs

Rob Varnel

Rob Varnel

Director, Membership Committee Chair & Government Affairs Committee Chair

R&M Trade Laminating
Vancouver, BC

Jennifer McConnell

Jennifer McConnell

Director and Programs Committee Chair

Metropolitan Fine Printers
Vancouver, BC

Catherine Duley

Catherine Duley

Director and Golf Committee Chair

Spicers
Richmond, BC

Directors

Adam Mash

Adam Mash

Director

Mills Office Productivity
Vancouver, BC

Blair Fraser

Blair Fraser

Director

West Coast Reproduction Centres
Richmond, BC

Kevin Burden

Kevin Burden

Director

West World Paper
Coquitlam, BC

Neil Perry

Neil Perry

Director

Wayside
Kelowna, BC

Rob King

Rob King

Director

Great Little Box Company / Ideon Packaging
Richmond, BC

Daniela Takova

Daniela Takova

Director

TC Transcontinental Printing – Delta BC

Ingrid Hope

Ingrid Hope

Director

Hall Printing Co.
Trail, BC

Tracey Pitt

Tracey Pitt

Director

Veritiv Canada
Delta, BC

Honourary Board Members

Marilynn Knoch

Marilynn Knoch

Kris Bovay

Kris Bovay

Tom Chambers

Tom Chambers

Standing Committees

Operations Committee
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.

Membership Committee
The Membership Committee promotes the value of membership and endeavors to provide added value programs to help members be profitable.

Programs Committee
The Programs 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 Next Generation Task Force is currently operating under the umbrella of the Programs Committee.

Scholarship Committee
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.

Communications Committee
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.

Golf Committee
Every July, the PrintForward Golf Tournament is one of our signature events featuring title sponsorship & sponsored hole activities throughout the day. The evening banquet showcases an impressive dinner with lots of door prizes, heads & tails game to generate funds in support of the BCIT Scholarships and the Lorne Patterson Scholarship. The committee works to secure sponsors, drive ticket sales, and source prizes and donations for the prize tables.