Withit Honors Wright Global Graphics With Mentoring Award
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Wright has been a long time advocate of women in the industry, with over half of its top-tier management positions held by female employees.
Global Graphics Solutions, a leader in packaging and marketing solutions, announced that it has been named WithIt’s Mentoring Award recipient. WithIt, a women’s leadership development network, is the only organization to champion the advancement of women in the home furnishings industries. The honor is part of WithIt’s annual WOW Awards recognizing an executive or organization that has fostered advocacy, development or promotion of women. The announcement was made at the Las Vegas Furniture Market on Sunday night during the annual awards dinner and ceremony, which attracts furniture, bedding and home furnishings industry professionals in the manufacturing, retail and design sectors.
An active participant in WithIt, Wright has been a long time advocate of women in the industry, with over half of its top-tier management positions held by female employees.
“We are thrilled and humbled by this prestigious award, which recognizes our commitment to advancing women in the home furnishings industry,” said Wright President and CEO Greg Wright. “Since our founding, women at all levels have played a pivotal role in growing our company and have brought their important perspectives to our customers. We are proud to be a part of an organization that is integral to the success of our entire industry."
About Wright Global Graphic Solutions: Bill and Tom Wright founded Wright of Thomasville, now known as Wright Global Graphic Solutions, in 1961 on the idea that printing was a creative medium and the belief that “a promise made is a promise kept.” The Wright brothers focused their attention on providing exceptional printing for the home furnishing, carpet and rug industries. The Wright family continues that tradition today to include solutions for the Action Sports and Beverage Industry by providing one-stop, turnkey, creative solutions for their clients’ graphic needs. Today, the company is run by Bill’s sons Greg, Don and Ron. With 172 employees and four domestic facilities, as well as a Wright Global Graphics plant in China, the company delivers on its promise of exceptional value, and accurate delivery, regardless of the product’s final destination.
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