New leadership positions announced

Royal, one of the Midwest’s leading independent print manufacturers, is pleased to announce the following leadership changes.

Kim Suchy is being promoted to the position of General Manager. Kim has held positions in inside sales, account management, marketing and sales management during her 22 years at Royal. In her new position, Kim will be responsible for managing sales growth within our company and overseeing both production and sales.

According to Royal’s President and Owner, Tim Urness, “Kim has proven herself to be a strong leader in each position she has held. She is a respected leader in our industry and most recently won the Manager of the Year award from Printing Industry Midwest. Her years of experience at Royal have given her a great understanding of our company’s brand and culture.”

In addition to his current position as Plant Manager, Keith Futhey will be taking on a larger role in helping to plan complex projects. He will also work closely with our sales team and our clients to help troubleshoot product quality or other technical issues. Keith has been a part of the Royal team for over 40 years and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this position.

Mitch Boswell is being promoted to the position of Production Manager/Supervisor. Mitch has been a part of the Royal team since 2003. In his new role, he will be working with the production team on daily scheduling and will also help make decisions on production staffing and equipment changes. He will also work with our production team to ensure that orders are produced efficiently and accurately.

Kristie Johnson is being promoted to the position of Customer Service Manager. Kristie has been a part of the Royal team since 1996. Her previous experience includes working with the bindery team, warehouse team, and shipping team before moving into the sales department. In her new role, Kristie will lead the sales and account management team and will work with key growth clients.

Congratulations to Kim, Keith, Mitch and Kristie on their new roles within our company.

Kim Suchy
Keith Futhey
Mitch Boswell
Kristie Johnson

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