North American ETC Print & Creative Manager
An award-winning graphic designer, art/creative director, production manager and print buyer, Daniel Dejan is widely respected in the print communications industry as a graphic arts educator, author and consultant. As North American ETC Print & Creative Manager for Sappi Fine Paper, Mr. Dejan provides value-added marketing, sales and technical consultation as well as in-house and end-user training and education for the print, paper and creative communities. He is member of Sappi’s ETC Group: Education, Consulting and Training.
Over the past 30 years, Mr. Dejan has written for various graphic arts publications. He served as technical consultant and a contributing writer for “The Designer’s Guide to Print Production”. Mr. Dejan is Certified G7 Expert with a proficiency in Color and Color Management Mr. Dejan currently sits on the Board of Directors of IDEAlliance/IPA. He has shared his expertise, presenting keynote addresses, seminars and workshops for AIGA chapters, the Printing Industries of America, Canadian Printing Industries, IDEAlliance, the IPA, the Spectrum Conference (which he co-chaired in 2007), Print Production Clubs and Art Directors Club throughout the US and Canada, National and International print, design and marketing events, conferences and symposiums as well as in numerous presentations hosted by paper merchants, printers and corporations which keeps him on the road in excess of 200 days per year much to the chagrin of his family and pets.