Recently, Tom Kowa, President/CEO of Huston Patterson was interviewed by the video services team at Sikich, LLP. The video highlights the benefits we have experienced in our long standing partnership with the accounting firm in addition to showcasing our package printing capabilities and rich history at Huston Patterson.
Decatur ILL., - Huston Patterson Corp., Decatur, Ill., has recently launched their print industry education program online. The HPx Academy online training program offers webcasts and recorded classes to their clients at no cost. Each part of the curriculum addresses critical areas within the print industry.
Don Ellis, VP of Manufacturing and the program’s main professor has seen a very positive response to their first session. “This is another great value Huston Patterson offers. Our clients, vendors and employees can take advantage of our courses without interrupting their busy schedules. Our clients wanted easier access to our courses and we responded, big time.”
Decatur, IL -- Huston Patterson Corp., a Decatur, IL, based large format package printer’s 15-month strike with Local 219M and District Council Four (DC4), Graphic Communications Conference of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters has ended. The former production employees represented by Local 219M and DC4 walked out of Huston Patterson at 7:00 am on June 30, 2010. Prior to the strike, many hours of negotiating and committee meetings took place, but after 15 scheduled negotiating sessions (8 that were canceled by the Local 219M and DC4 committee) the company imposed the current “Terms and Conditions” on August 24, 2009. All employees worked under those Terms and Conditions for ten months before walking out.