NAPCO and Ricoh: Grow Your Business and Improve Profitability Without Adding Overhead
In this session, multiple Print Service Providers will discuss how increased print automation, reduced touchpoints, and a streamlined workflow can lead to significant growth.
Joining us for this roundtable discussion are Avanti Slingshot customers who have successfully grown their company using print workflow automation, as well as MIS experts, who will share the role that software plays in the development of an automated, streamlined process.
In this webinar, you will hear:
- Real stories from printers about how business workflow management and production automation reduce human intervention and lead to growth.
- Strategies for finding production steps in your workflow that could benefit from automation.
- The role software plays in creating a streamlined workflow.
- Where to start by reviewing internal processes for opportunities.
Meet the Presenters
As a member of the Avanti Systems team since 2010, Arron has held a number of key roles, leading to his current position as Solutions Architect, supporting the product management and sales teams as well as go-to-market efforts in America and Europe. A veteran of the print industry since the late '80s, Arron’s vast experience has ranged from leading service bureau migration efforts into electronic prepress, scanning and computer-to-plate (CTP), to the vendor side of the industry with Heidelberg, and now Avanti Systems. A member of the CIP4 organization, Arron’s broad expertise focuses across multiple automation solutions - PDF and JDF workflows, print MIS integration, web-to-print and production systems.
Jeff has over 30 years of experience in the Production Printing Industry and has been with Ricoh since 2015. His education includes degrees in Applied Science of Printing Technology and Printing Management. Outside of Ricoh, Jeff has worked as a Software Training and Support Site Manager for an EFI subsidiary, and as a Customer Service Representative / Production Planner for RR Donnelley. At Ricoh, Jeff has specialized in the implementation of Avanti Slingshot, an MIS Solution. He has headed implementations at a number of companies around the country, including Alliance Franchise Brands, Willis Towers Watson, Wharton School of Business, the Daniels Group, Swift Print Communications, Stanley Black & Decker, University of Oregon, Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield, The State of Minnesota and Physicians Mutual Insurance Company. Jeff’s extensive knowledge and skill of Avanti Slingshot, as well as a number of other advanced software solutions, has allowed the Workflow Automation Team to position itself as the experts in MIS implementation, and continues to grow its footprint for these opportunities across the country.