About Manitoba Print Industry Association

Printing is Essential. Manitoba printer's annual sales exceed $850 million.



The Manitoba Print Industry Association Inc. (MPIA) is a non-profit industry-based organization created to:

  • increase awareness of the Manitoba print industry
  • attract and retain individuals into the industry; and
  • expand training opportunities within the existing workforce.

The MPIA partners with the Province of Manitoba to focus on holistic and collaborative human resource development.

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MPIA Goals

  • Identify opportunities to increase awareness of, and attract new workers to, the Manitoba print industry.
  • Provide a network for print industry consultation, partnership and communication.
  • Partner with appropriate government departments, associations, agencies, and schools to support the continued development of the Manitoba print industry.
  • Assist in the ongoing development of print industry-related curriculum with learning objectives and outcomes that are relevant to the current industry needs.

Bob Harvie

MPIA Board President - Prolific Group

Beverlie Stuart

MPIA Board Secretary - Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology

Herb Vielhaber

MPIA Board Past President - Cascades Containerboard


Sindy Catigay

MPIA Board Director- Pollard Banknote

Board of Directors

Ryan Brezeno

MPIA Board Director - Transcontinental


Ken Boris

MPIA Board Director - Veritiv Canada


Alexandra Gomez

MPIA Board Director - The UPS Store #431


Ted Gortemaker

MPIA Board Director - Premier Printing


Dean Sabo

MPIA Board Director - Xerox Canada