Fourth quarter net sales were $999 million, up $80 million, or 8.7%, from the fourth quarter of 2016. After adjusting for acquisitions, changes in foreign exchange rates, and pass-through paper sales, organic net sales decreased 4.6% from the fourth quarter of 2016. Fourth quarter 2017 net loss was $58 million, or $1.68 per diluted share, compared to net income of $9 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2016. The effective tax rate for the fourth quarter of 2017 reflected $24 million of one-time provisional tax expense related to the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which will be further detailed in the 2017 Form 10-K, as well as the impact from non-deductible goodwill impairment charges. Non-GAAP adjusted EBITDA in the fourth quarter of 2017 was $85 million, or 8.5% of net sales, compared to $80 million, or 8.7% of net sales, in the fourth quarter of 2016. Click Read More below for additional information.
Allen Press, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Colleen Gregoire as Marketing Strategist. Colleen brings over 20 years of experience in print and digital marketing, graphic design, direct mail and program development.
In her new role, Gregoire will focus on helping Lawrence businesses develop innovative and results-driven marketing strategies. Colleen will be a valuable resource to the local business community and will help grow Allen Press’s in-house marketing agency.
“It’s incredibly exciting to join the Allen Press team and extend the company’s marketing reach. I’m looking forward to working with businesses in the area and collaborating with them to reach their marketing and sales goals,” Gregoire said.
Before joining Allen Press, Colleen was the Campaign Director at the United Way of Douglas County, managing hundreds of volunteers, organizing direct mail programs and overseeing the production of marketing and communications materials. Her experience with the United Way also allowed her to build her leadership skills. She has also worked for the University of Kansas and Baker University, teaching fine arts and graphic design.
more at: https://www2.allenpress.com/2018/05/22/colleen-gregoire-joins-allen-press/