Archives | 2019

February 07, 2019

Kailyn Hildebrandt

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March 26, 2018

Karen Saunders

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Karen joins the history book team of Friesens after many years of working with students and educators helping them capture the  memories of their school year through their yearbooks.  “The history book opportunity is really exciting; if we don’t take the time now to preserve these memories be they family, community or corporate they will […]

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March 26, 2018

Jim Saunders

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Most of my early years were spent in Winnipeg. After finishing my BA in Economics at the University of Winnipeg and playing hockey for a year in Germany I started my career working for McGraw Hill Ryerson Publishing in their college and university division. One of my main competitors worked for Prentice Hall Publishing and […]

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February 05, 2018

Conrad Driedger

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While I’m new to the role of Production Manager at Packaging, I’m a lifer when it comes to manufacturing.  I began my career at Friesens in the Production.  My roles include operating various machines in production and eventually Shift Manager for Friesens Web/Yearbook Press and Bindery departments.   I thrive on leading a team and successfully […]

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June 05, 2017

Anthony Bergen

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The containers we produce start out as flat material that must be cut and folded to form the correct shape, with the images properly situated and aligned. The digital files themselves (images, fonts, etc.) also need to be checked to ensure quality and suitability. That’s where I come in. I have more than 30 years […]

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June 05, 2017

Erin Enns

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March 10, 2017

Ron Such

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Thanks for taking the time to visit our website!  I’m thrilled to be part of our History Book “team” and would welcome the chance to quote/provide samples and/or meet with you and your group. There seems to be a surge in interest in capturing historical events in print and we’re glad you’ve expressed an interest […]

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January 31, 2017

Jesse Penner

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Around here it feels like I do a little bit of everything.  I split my time between administration (as a Packaging Service Specialist), and production (in Pre Press).  They haven’t let me near the handwork tables yet…which is probably for the best as I can barely manage opening a cereal box without ripping the thing […]

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January 31, 2017

Brendan Giesbrecht

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As a Packaging Service Specialist, I quote on prospective jobs and plan job orders that come in. I enjoy seeing how a plan comes together into a finished product. Outside of work, my wife and I have three boys, all with different interests, that keep us hopping. We live on an acreage a few miles […]

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January 24, 2017

Catherine Holland

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In 2005 I moved to Saskatchewan from Ontario to become a yearbook consultant at Friesens. Recently Friesens asked me to join the history book team and I was excited take on the challenge. I believe that preserving our past is crucial for future generations. Before working with Friesens I graduated from Ryerson University’s Graphic Communications […]

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