The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) has announced the appointment of George A. Taylor as deputy public printer. (People & Places).
The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) has announced the appointment of George A. Taylor as deputy public printer. He will oversee the GPO's day-to-day printing, printing procurement, and information dissemination operations.
Most recently, Taylor was senior vice president of operations at the Thomson Corp., where he coordinated corporate technology, human resources, real estate, purchasing, and cost-reduction initiatives. Before that, he was an internal consultant for Thomson's Legal and Regulatory Group, where he worked on projects for online/Web expansion, printing operations, and re-engineering initiatives. Taylor joined Thomson in 1988 as director of international marketing for Jane's Information Group. He held various senior management positions at Lawyers Cooperative Publishing and became CEO in 1995. After that, he was executive vice president and chief operating officer of Thomson's Legal Group, then later was named executive vice president and chief operating officer of the West Publishing Group. In 1999, he became the president and CEO of Thomson Tax and Accounting.
Taylor has undergraduate and graduate degrees from Ohio State University and the University of Virginia.
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|Publication:||Computers in Libraries|
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|Date:||Mar 1, 2003|
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