February 25, 2013
Flexo Markt News
Anderson & Vreeland Canada
Sean Sawa has been appointed Regional Manager
for Anderson &Vreeland Canada.
Sawa will provide technical sales
and service support, including intro-
ducing new solutions and technolo-
gies to AV Canada’s customer s
throughout Ontario and western
Canada. Sawa graduated from George
Brown Technical College in Toronto
with a Printing Technology degree
and received the Polychrome Award
of Achievement.
Ruud Wigman has been named Eu-
ropean Sales and Marketing Director
for Loparex BV, Apeldoorn, Nether-
lands. Wigman succeeds Jussi Pukki-
la, who is retiring from Loparex after
years with the company.
Robert (Bob) Vyse has been named the recipient of
TAPPI’s 2013 Gunnar Nicholson Gold Medal Award.
The award, the highest honor that the Association can
bestow upon an individual, will be presented to Vyse
at the 2013 PaperCon Conference Awards Dinner on
Tuesday,April 30 in Atlanta, Georgia.Vyse began his ca-
reer with MacMillan Bloedel in Vancouver and Powell
River, B.C., followed by 10 years as Vice President and
Projects Manager of Omni Continental Ltd. He then
joined Devron Engineering where he was Director of
Research and Development and Process Control for
more than 20 years before retiring in 2008.
Jimmy O’Neal, 78, of Charlotte, North Carolina,
passed away suddenly on February 11. He was the
owner of O’Neal Graphic Supplies for more than 25
years. O’Neal was a Shriner and served in the U.S.
Army during the Korean War. He was an avid golfer
and a member of Cedarwood Country Club. O’Neal
especially loved spending Sundays with his family. He
is survived by his wife of 58 years, Suzie O’Neal;
daughters,Terry O’Neal and Peggy O'Neal and grand
daughters, Julie (Josh) Peak, Jamie Green and Jennifer
Green. A celebration of life will be held at a later
date. O’Neal’s request was no flowers, rather, do a
good deed and think of him. Online condolences
may be left at
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