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MET Announces New Executive Team Member

Vancouver, BC – MET Fine Printers (MET) is pleased to welcome Lorenzo DeCicco to its team as the new Chief Commercial Officer. An accomplished business leader, strategist and team builder, Lorenzo will be working closely with MET’s executive leadership team as the business takes a bold step forward with significant investments in technology, innovation and customer experience.

Lorenzo draws on several decades of corporate experience as a senior executive with several of Canada’s leading companies,

including 21 years at TELUS where he most recently served as Vice President for TELUS Business in Western Canada. His extensive background in B2C and B2B marketing, and team member engagement have helped companies achieve impressive growth and high performance inside the Canadian marketplace.

“Lorenzo’s many professional skills and rich experience are a great addition to MET, especially as we enter our next growth phase,” said MET CEO Nikos Kallas. “His passion for business and innovation, coupled with his commitment to collaboration and sustainability, strongly resonate with MET’s values. We’re thrilled he’s joined our team.”

A champion for diversity and inclusiveness, Lorenzo is also an active community leader and coach. Among other roles, he has served as one of the founding members of the Canadian Premier League, a professional soccer league designed to remove barriers in the sport and ensure accessibility to all Canadians. He is a strong advocate of continuous learning and has pursued executive education at the Harvard School of Business, UBC Sauder School of Business and Rotman School of Management.

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MET’s Sales Team is Growing

Vancouver, BC – MET Fine Printers (MET) is pleased to welcome two new members to our stellar sales team. Beginning this month, Jeff Crossley and Jonathan Riggs will bring their sales and customer service talents to MET, further fuelling our commitment to expand and elevate our clients’ brands.

Jeff Crossley, Senior Account Executive
A top performing sales executive in the printing industry for almost 20 years, Jeff has significant management and sales expertise to his credit. His relentless approach to customer experience, relationship building and solving challenges has consistently helped to grow businesses and deliver strong results.

Jeff has worked with a wide variety of organizations, including manufacturing companies, large retail chains, ad agencies, and Crown corporations. He will be working primarily with MET’s clients in Metropolitan Vancouver.

“Having known MET for many years, I developed a great deal of respect for the MET team and the integrity of the Kallas family,” says Jeff. “I’m very pleased to join the company, especially with the upcoming move to a new facility and MET’s state-of-the-art equipment—it’s an exciting time.”

Jonathan (Jon) Riggs, Account Executive
Most recently the Wine Director for the Nook group of restaurants in Vancouver, Jon is thrilled to bring his extensive customer service experience to MET.

A veteran of the hospitality industry, Jon has held various positions for such notable restaurants as Bishop’s, The Flying Pig group, and the aforementioned Nook group; he’s also worked in operations management for multiple catering companies.

“It’s inspiring to work with MET’s attention to detail and their leading edge products, such as their commercial print services and environmental progressive processes,” says Jon. “I’m looking forward to working with the entire MET group to both support and build their top-tier clientele in Vancouver and beyond.”

About MET

MET strives to lead the world with the finest innovative communication experiences. Our communications arsenal extends far beyond the print: we solve problems, generate opportunities, create content, and share results. MET’s focus is on the big picture and encompasses four key service channels: print; digital storefronts; mixed media, e.g. virtual reality; and augmented reality projects. Based in Vancouver, BC, MET takes pride in being a zero waste, carbon neutral and FSC-certified company.