The Advisory Board of the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) Graphic Communications Management and Technology (GCMT) graduate program has selected Charles Townsend, chief executive officer of Condé Nast, as the recipient of the 2014 Prism Award. Presented annually, the Prism Award recognizes distinguished leadership in the graphic communications media industry.
More than a decade into the “CTP revolution,” many of the promises of digital workflow have yet to be fulfilled. The publishing industry is far from achieving the hands-off, utopian workflow many envisioned when film went away and content went digital. While some in the industry once resisted the notion of a digital workflow, most now agree that the evolution from film to files has been a positive for the publishing world—as profound a development as desktop publishing. With digital content, publishers can now cut out much of the prepress expense for their print workflow, and perhaps even more importantly, their content is now
RESTON, Va. -- NPES The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies elected a its chairman, director and board members for the coming year at its annual conference, held Oct. 9 in Key Biscayne, Fla. The NPES elected as its chairman Thomas Saggiomo, president of Agfa Corp.'s Graphic Systems Business in North America. He's been a board member of NPES since 1988 and is the 26th chief executive officer elected to the chairman's post in the Association's 72-year history. Saggiomo was elected to a one-year term to succeed Kathryn P. Marx, vice president and chief marketing officer of Flint Ink. The NPES also