Jack Frank leads the color management group for WestRock’s Multi Packaging Solutions division, with primary responsibility for design, management, and support of corporate color management solutions across all MPS facilities and as advisor to Westrock on company-wide color workflow strategies.
Jack’s broad and deep understanding of packaging workflows and standardization places him in the forefront of innovators in his field. Among his achievements is implementation of multicolor (ECG) processes at multiple MPS sites. A veteran of a quarter century in the industry, his experience reaches across litho, flexo, and digital print sectors. Actively involved with the print community, he serves on the Idealliance Board of Directors and is a G7 Expert.
Jack lives with his two children in Pohatcong, New Jersey, and enjoys traditional and digital painting in his leisure time.
Monday, 11:10 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Rethinking the Packaging Workflow: Golden Masters and Color Spaces
No industry sector can benefit more from intelligent color-managed workflows than package printing, but color conversion of documents with multiple process and spot color elements can cause major headaches and delays. Learn how to dramatically reduce job prep and improve quality by employing “golden master” documents with original color spaces and spot colors in automated late-binding workflows. A case study will also be presented to show the benefits of streamlined preparation of folding carton jobs for extended-gamut printing.