Editorial Advisory Board

Lon Winters
Lon Winters

Lon Winters learned screen printing from the bottom up, starting his 20-plus-year career reclaiming screens. Currently, he is president of Colorado-based Print This Inc./GraphicElephants.com, an international consulting firm. Visit www.graphicelephants.com for more information. Contact Winters at lonwinters@aol.com.

Jennifer Cox
Jennifer Cox

Jennifer Cox is the president and co-founder of the National Network of Embroidery Professionals (NNEP), a professional organization for apparel decoration business owners. Reach her at jennifer@nnep.com or go to www.nnep.com.

Ray Smith
Ray Smith

Ray Smith has been in the screen-printing industry since 1978. He has been involved as an art director, production manager, plant manager, and business owner. He re-joined Wilflex/PolyOne in 2008 as the applications lab manager and is presently a technical field rep specializing in product demos, plant evaluations, and applications training. Contact him at ray.smith@polyone.com.

Erich Campbell
Erich Campbell

Erich Campbell is an award-winning commercial embroidery digitizer with more than 15 years of experience. He is also currently the partner relationship manager for DecoNetwork. As a current industry and fiber-arts blogger, Campbell brings his varied experience as an editorial author for numerous industry publications, a member of editorial boards, and a consultant for product support groups.

Brian Walker
Brian Walker

Brian Walker started his career in the screen-printing industry in 1985 while still in high school. Since then he has started several businesses: Direct2Shirt, i-Group Technologies, Image Armor, and RTP Apparel.

Matthew Rhome
Matthew Rhome

Matthew Rhome is the founder of the direct-to-garment industry and the inventor of the world’s first commercially available direct-to-garment printer. Rhome was a member of the development team that produced the first DTG printer offering from Brother International and has worked for Epson America in DTG Business Development since 2014.

Sean Stewart
Sean Stewart

With 15 years in the industry doing everything from small- to wide-format sublimation and heat transfers, Sean Stewart has taught at many trade shows. He currently works as the digital printing and equipment specialist at Johnson Plastics Plus. Reach him at sstewart@jpplus.com.

Mark Bagley
Mark Bagley

Mark Bagley is director of Marketing (Industrial Products Division) at Brother International Corporation. Prior to Brother, he was an industry consultant specializing in digital printing and developed a variety of different types of specialty platens for direct-to-garment printers. 

Cris Saunders
Cris Saunders

Cris Saunders, director of Sales and Marketing for Insta Graphic Systems, has an accomplished background in the industry with more than three decades of experience. Formerly with Printronix, she has held various positions with Insta and currently oversees machine marketing and worldwide sales.

Dan Kane
Dan Kane

Dan Kane is an educational presenter and staple at THE NBM SHOW representing Transfer Express, a GroupeSTAHL company. He is passionate about teaching businesses how to grow their revenue by offering apparel decorated with heat transfers.