Bruce Ridge – He is a graduate of California Polytechnic State University’s Graphic Communications Program and remains a constant student and educator of the screenprinting and ink jet printing processes. His printing company was awarded several Golden Squeegee.
Ridge has worked worked with Nazdar in Consulting, Product Training Product Management, and Sales. He began and facilitated the Masterprint Color Training Program which has been presented to more than 2,500 printers in North America. He now manages the Nazdar Ink Division’s Technical Service Department where the focus is to provide worldwide technical support for the Nazdar inks made for Screen, Ink Jet, and Narrow Web Flexography Printing.
Ridge is a 2004 inductee into the Academy of Screen Printing Technology (ASPT). Established in 1973 by the Board of Directors of the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association, the Academy of Screen Printing Technology recognizes individuals who have contributed to the technical growth and/or advancement of the screen printing industry. The ASPT is an international body of experts which honors qualified individuals through election to membership for their distinguished, long-term contributions to, and application and promotion of, screen and digital printing and associated imaging technologies for graphic, textile, industrial and electronic printing applications. Academy members regularly submit, review, recognize and recommend technical papers for publications under the auspices of the Academy. ASPT members are also active in providing technical education, consultation, adjudication of printing image quality, and promotion of the technical and commercial development of the industry.