Ty Vincent - Ty’s education and work experience have developed his leadership skills into a progressive and forward thinking individual. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing with a minor in Print Technology from Bowling Green State University in 1982.

He then moved to Tampa, Florida and started a successful commercial printing company that specialized in high quality sheet-fed printing, direct mail, e-commerce and web-based fulfillment solutions. Some of his accounts include: JP Morgan Chase, Times-Mirror Publishing, International Motor Sports Association, NIKE, University of South Florida, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Lightening, Tampa Bay Devil Rays and Disney. The success of this company was mainly based on the experience and knowledge derived from many years working in the family business in Ohio, Vincent Graphics.

In 2000, Ty elected to sell his ownership in the Florida operation to a Fortune 500 publishing company to position himself for the acquisition of Vincent Graphics. Ty’s dream of being able to continue and grow the family business was achieved by this. His responsibilities include strategic planning, customer relations, new technologies, and financial overview of the organization.

Ty is an active member of the Worthington Christian Church, a Board Member for the Youth For Christ organization and a member of Tartan Fields Golf Club. He enjoys golf and spending time with his wife Jill and their three children.

 

Woody Vincent - Woody epitomizes the experience level and competitive drive of the company's employees. In addition to his duties as Marketing Director, Woody also acts as Account Executive for the majority of our out-of-state accounts.

Prior to the founding of Vincent Graphics, Woody was Vice President of Marketing for Columbus Bank Note. There he supervised 12 account executives and personally handled marketing for Coca-Cola USA, NestleUSA, and Sears.

He is also very active within professional and civic organizations. He is past vice-president of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce, past vice-president of the Mid-Ohio Direct Marketing Association, and is an active member of the Direct Marketing Association and the Youth for Christ organization.

 

Mike Rea - Mike is the most recent addition to our sales team and he comes to Vincent Direct with over thirty years experience in the Central Ohio printing market.

Past experience includes seven years as a print buyer for Celanese Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, over seventeen years as Vice President of Sales for Fineline Graphics in Columbus, Ohio and most recently as Director of Sales for Dispatch Color Press in Lewis Center, Ohio. This vast experience has permitted Mike to keep up-to-date with all of the technological changes in the industry over the last ten years, making him a valuable asset to those who consider Mike their print solution provider.

A degree in Business Administration from Franklin University and graduate work from the University of Dayton, make Mike a solid choice to assist with your next printing project.

Mike resides in Dublin, Ohio with Rita, his wife of thirty-seven years and they are the proud parents of two grown, married children.

 

Rhonda Collins - Rhonda joined the sales team at Vincent Direct in May of 2005, with 15 years of sales experience in printing in the Columbus market.   Her history includes commercial printing and direct mail, digital color and black/white catalogs, business forms, index tabs, silk-screened binders, and promotional products.  Several of her local clients are Fortune 100 companies, one of whom she has worked with for over 10 years. Rhonda graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a degree in Business Management and a minor in Marketing.   Rhonda has two small children, Evan and Jamison, and enjoys every minute spent with them and her husband of 10 years, Roger.  In her “spare” time, she can be found at a park, zoo, swimming pool or tennis court.

 

 

Kate Augustyniak - Kate came to Vincentdirect in April, 2002. Prior to Vincentdirect she worked for a small wholesale printing company.

She worked as a customer service representative/manager, the Director of Operations and finally a sales representative within a 9 year period with the same company.

Kate attended Capital University, majoring in Political Science. She has also completed the Document Management Industries Association (DMIA) school for Certified Printing Service Specialists in August, 1997.

Kate is a working mother with two children, Nicholas & Lindsay. She enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors.

 

 

Bill Wolter - Bill Wolter is a graduate of the Columbus State Community College graphic arts program. He has thirteen years in printing with experience in conventional pre-press, estimating and job production/coordination.

He relaxes by fishing.

Steve Parsons - Steve has been in the printing/paper business for nearly 25 years. He brings a diverse background to Vincent Direct with 13 years in commercial printing as well as 11 years with a major paper distributor.  His knowledge of paper mills, paper making processes, and a thorough understanding of how the merchant system works, allows our clients to be assured of receiving expert advice concerning paper. 

Vincent Direct is environmentally conscience and an important part of Steve's daily job is to insure our clients  get the most cost effective and environmentally friendly paper possible.
 
Steve resides in Granville, Ohio with his wife, Deb, and their teenage
daughter, Claire.
 

 

Carolynne Rose - Carolynne Rose, a native of Pittsburgh, PA, is a graduate from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, with a major in design, and a minor in photography. She has been in the printing business for over 16 years with a vast amount of experience throughout the industry. With her background and knowledge of printing, Carolynne has proven to be a major asset to our company.

In her spare time, Carolynne is an owner/trainer/handler of her canine companions. She currently owns two collies, both of which she trains and shows in agility, obedience and also in the breed ring.
She is currently an Agility and Obedience Instructor at the Columbus All Breed Training Club.

 

 

Wayne Roberts - Wayne brings years of experience in all aspects of the industry to join the exceptional staff at Vincent Direct.

His past experience includes press and bindery operator; customer service; estimator; production and operations management; sales and business ownership. Wayne understands the needs and expectations of our customer.

Wayne resides in Columbus and is the proud father of four. He enjoys spending time with his family.
 

 

Melody Lynch -