Mohawk's Thomas D. O'Connor, III Appointed to Printing Industries Alliance's Board

Thomas D. O'Connor, III

Aug. 12, 2014 - Mohawk announced that Thomas D. O'Connor, III, Manager, Digital Substrate Sales, has been appointed to the Printing Industries Alliance (PIA) Board of Directors.

The Printing Industries Alliance is the trade association serving the $14 billion graphic communications industry in New York State, Northern New Jersey and Northwest Pennsylvania.

The PIA Board of Directors has 27 members representing printers and leaders in the graphic communications industry from across the Northeast. O'Connor was nominated in June, and has been appointed for a three-year term.

“It was with great pleasure that I nominated Tommy O'Connor to the Printing Industries Alliance Board of Directors,” said Patrick M. Ryan, Chairman, Printing Industries Alliance of New York, Northern NJ & Western PA and Owner, Modern Press, Albany, NY. “Tommy's charisma and forward thinking will be a great asset to the board and to the more than 400 active members of the Printing Industries Alliance. His insight, leadership and years of experience at Mohawk will be invaluable to the organization at large.”

“I'm honored to join the Printing Industries Alliance Board of Directors, and I look forward to serving the Association's members in the print communications industry as we actively create new opportunities to celebrate the heritage and future of print,” said Thomas D. O'Connor, III, Manager, Digital Substrate Sales, Mohawk.

In addition to his role on the PIA Board of Directors, O'Connor also serves on the Board of Directors for St. Gregory's School in Loudonville, New York. He is a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.

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SOURCE: Mohawk