WebbMason and RPM Announce Merger

Company will operate under the WebbMason name

Jan 11, 2010, 09:00 ET from WebbMason

BALTIMORE, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- WebbMason, a national print and brand management provider, and RPM, a Texas-based leader for print management solutions, today announce their merger. The newly-combined business, operating under the WebbMason name and brand, begins joint operations immediately.

The intent of this merger is to provide a more robust product offering to both companies' client base as well as prospective clients throughout the U.S. In addition to the product offerings, the merger brings expanded reach, increased financial strength and shared technologies that focus on better solutions for the customer.

"The decision to merge not only provides growth opportunity within this competitive industry but also will improve services for our customers and employees," says Warner Mason, Co-Founder and President of WebbMason.

RPM, established in 1997, delivers complete, customized process and print management solutions through key manufacturer relationships and technology. This philosophy serves customers by way of optimizing their operational efficiencies, decreasing costs and accelerating response to market changes.

"The merger of these two established organizations will make a dynamic impact in the marketplace," says Frank Poeschel, Co-Founder and President of RPM. Poeschel will lead the new WebbMason offices in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex and in Bentonville, Arkansas.

The merged business will have more than 300 employees, operate sales and customer service offices in 16 U.S. cities and will have 7 warehouse locations.

About WebbMason:

WebbMason unites marketing, procurement and sales channel partners through on-demand marketing systems that reduce production costs, increase brand control and speed response times. A unique combination of proven technology, professional services, and manufacturer and service provider supply chains, On-Demand Marketing Systems by WebbMason(TM) combine consultative expertise, proven technology, industry-leading print manufacturing capability and integrative supply chain management to deliver a full range of self-service support solutions to you and your marketing channel partners at the click of a button. Based in Hunt Valley, Maryland, WebbMason has sales offices throughout the United States serving a wide range of industries. Visit www.webbmason.com

SOURCE WebbMason