Ball & Doggett has promoted Rob Brussolo to general manager of its Display & Visual business as Australia’s largest distributor of printable materials and consumables strengthened its leadership team with a three new appointments.
Brussolo (pictured right) will head up B&D’s Display & Visual unit that looks after all wide format products including roll, rigid materials and hardware accessories.
“With the acquisition of Access Paper a few years ago now, Brussolo is looking forward to continued organic growth,” said Tony Bertrand, national marketing officer.
“The signage market continues to evolve with greater emphasis on technology and the expectation to have a complete range of printable materials in stock and delivered on time is fundamental to our success.”
As of the 1st October 2021, Leigh Hooper (right) will take up the role as General Manager - Labels & Packaging (L&P) at B&D.
“The continuing growth in this market in terms of volume and technology is seen as a focal point for the business,” Bertrand said. “Committed to the development of sustainable packaging alternatives is a key platform for Ball & Doggett.
“Hooper is looking to continue the push with products covering the Industrial, Foodservice, Carton board, Plastic, Flexible Packaging sectors as well as the Roll Label market, all of which Ball & Doggett have substantial market presence.”
Paul Bartolo (right) has been named National Manager – Digital Media (Small Format). “The digital print market continues to forge ahead with next technologies emerging from our OEM partners,” said Bertrand.
“The market continues to grow with greater focus on application based solutions. Bartolo has a long history in the small format digital papers business having lead the sales team in NSW for the past 5 years. There is an extensive range of product solutions and services offered into the Digital print market.
"Bartolo is keen to continue to build of money saving customer solutions such as i_consignment and the Aspire Rewards program. Both these solutions are driving real dollar savings for our customers.”