Handschy Industries has named Kevin Yeazell as president. Mr. Yeazell brings with him more than 25 years of experience in the graphic arts industry. Before joining Handschy, Mr. Yeazell was vice president of sales and marketing at INX International Ink Company. Prior to that, he was vice president of sales for the commercial group at Flint Ink Corporation. Mr. Yeazell has both his undergraduate and graduate degrees in business administration from Benedictine University.
Handschy Industries, a manufacturer of inks and coatings, has been in business for 65 years and was acquired by Field Container in 1987. After determining that Handschy exhibits a solid foundation by which it could grow its business, Larry Field, chairman and CEO, committed to strengthen the company’s organization and market position. Handschy has manufacturing locations in Chicago, Riverdale, Indianapolis, and Milwaukee and satellite locations throughout the Midwest and South.
Handschy Industries manufactures conventional sheetfed, UV/EB sheetfed, heatset, UV/ EB web, water and solvent flexo, water and solvent gravure and coatings for a variety of applications in the commercial print, folding carton, and packaging print markets. Handschy also manufactures alkyds and varnishes for the ink industry.