Van Son Holland Ink Corporation announced that Michael Bontempo has joined the company in the position of commercial technical field specialist. Mr. Bontempo will be responsible for on-press ink evaluation solutions, dealer technical and sales support and upholding Van Son’s long history of quality control through pressroom quality evaluations. Additionally, he will provide consultative support for onsite implementation of both Graco and ISO standards.
Mr. Bontempo brings to Van Son more than 20 years of experience in the print industry, with a successful track record in all aspects of press operations. Prior to joining Van Son, Mr. Bontempo held several successive positions at Massachusetts-based Sierra Press. His experience includes producing and maintaining high quality four- and six-color offset printing, exact ink color matching and formulation, overseeing pressroom inventory and conducting machine maintenance.
“We are very excited to have Mike join us,” said John Sammis, vice president of sales and marketing for Van Son Holland Ink. “He brings with him a depth of knowledge in many areas of the print process, which will enable him to thoroughly understand each customer’s unique business needs and effectively meet their technical challenges. Mike’s technical expertise and long history in the industry make him an excellent choice for this important position.”