Davenport, Iowa – June 9, 2013 - Steve Christensen, Vice President of Global Business Development at Midland Information Resources, was named International Sales Person of the Year by The International Printers Network (IPN). This recognition was presented to Christensen during the IPN’s Awards Gala in Annapolis, Maryland. “Being named International Sales Person of the Year is an extreme honor considering my colleagues within the IPN,” said Christensen. “It is a privilege working with this organization to develop and execute unrivaled global solutions for the printing industry.” Caterpillar was also recognized during this year’s meeting as the IPN International Client of the Year. Caterpillar has utilized Midland’s VelocityG solution to produce technical documentation and marketing materials both nationally and internationally since 2009. VelocityG utilizes facilities located in the US, Sweden, Brazil, China, Japan, the U.K., Australia, Belgium, India, Canada, the Netherlands, and South Africa to revolutionize the way business is done locally, nationally, and globally. “Working with Steve, and Caterpillar has been a great experience for the IPN,” said Brian Hibbitt, IPN’s UK based Founding Chairman. “We have learned many things throughout the time spent with this client and look forward to seeing what the future brings.” Members of the IPN met in Annapolis on Saturday, June 8th through Wednesday, June 12th to celebrate their 20th anniversary as an organization. Since 1993, IPN companies have taken the time and investment to build close working relationships with each other in order to have the confidence and trust to be able to offer a truly local global service.
About Midland Information Resources:Midland Information Resources is a leading provider of content management, just-in-time digital printing, and fulfillment & distribution solutions to organizations around the world. Midland is a member of the Elanders Group, which has provided global printing and media solutions since 1909. With local presence in over 10 countries, on 4 continents, Midland and the Elanders Group provide a uniform and automated process, optimizing the Group’s global production and delivery solutions. Midland Information Resources is headquartered in Davenport, IA. For more information, visit www.midlandcorp.com or call 800.232.3696.