- November 22, 2013
GLOUCESTER, MA | At the recent Annual Meeting of the Tag and Label Mfrs. Institute (TLMI) held in San Antonio, TX, Jeff Dunphy, president and CEO of Design Label Manufacturing, was named TLMI Converter of the Year.
The annual award honors and recognizes a member of the converting industry who has made an extensive contribution to the North American narrow web marketplace and who has additionally demonstrated an unwavering commitment to TLMI.
With a father who was in the label printing industry, Dunphy joined Design Label as a sales representative in 1991 and was promoted to sales manager in 1995. In 1999 he became president. In 2002 Jeff and his sister structured a deal to buy the company from their father.
Today, Design Label Manufacturing operates out of two facilities and is a premier vendor of labels and paperboard printing. The company serves a diverse range of markets including the household chemical, food, beverage, personal care, durable goods, and neutraceutical end-use sectors.
Jeff has served on the TLMI board of directors since 2004 and as the chairman of the Scholarship Committee for the past five years. He is the current TLMI chairman elect.