- August 19, 2008
ST. LOUIS, MO | Mark Andy has been honored by Ohio Governor Ted Strickland for its dedication to export-related projects manufactured in its Milford, OH, facility.
An annual honor, the Governor's Excellence in Exporting Award is awarded to companies and organizations of all sizes that have increased the number of export-related jobs in Ohio or heightened awareness of exporting as a vital component of the state's economy. Mark Andy Inc was considered and awarded for its extensive research in international markets, dedication to these markets by establishment of a substantial network of distributors and agents worldwide, and its growing volume of international sales in recent years.
The Milford facility primarily manufactures Comco-branded printing presses. With 25% of the staff dedicated to exporting opportunities, including marketing, sales, manufacturing, and shipping, Mark Andy has demonstrated consistent dedication to international markets and domestic efforts to support those markets.
"We are honored to receive this award from Governor Strickland and the Ohio Office of Global Development," comments Paul Brauss, president, Mark Andy. "As Mark Andy continues to successfully procure international projects, we are further dedicated to expanding our worldwide presence, insuring future export growth and success."