Picon, the association for print industry manufacturers and suppliers, has a new chairman, James Boughton, managing director of Edale. He succeeds Mark Bristow of Friedheim International who served an extended term as chairman of the to cover the Covid-19 crisis.
“The appointment of James Boughton as chairman marks the return to business as normal after the pandemic. Picon has provided a valuable networking and communication service to its customers throughout this challenging period and we now look forward to meeting up in person more often and to continuing our work of ensuring the printing supplies industry remains strong, relevant and has a voice in the wider community,” said the association’s CEO Bettine Pellant.
Three other Picon members have joined the Picon council this year: Neil Jones, MD, Bobst UK; Kevin O’Donnell, head of marketing, graphic communications of Xerox UK, Ireland and the Nordics; and Peter Murphy, managing director of Turnbull and Scott.