Fry Communications Promotes Stephen E. Jared to Director of Sales of its Directory Services Sales Group

Mechanicsburg, PA - 12/12/08 - Fry Communications, Inc. ( is pleased to announce the promotion of Stephen E. Jared to Director of Sales of its Directory Services Sales Group. Jared brings more than 30 years of telephone and directory publishing expertise to Fry. He most recently held the position of Sales Executive at Fry.

Fry's Directory Services Sales Group offers publishers a wide range of comprehensive services developed specifically for the directory market. In addition to electronic prepress, heat and non-heatset printing, onsite binding and distribution, billing and invoice mail production, Fry offers its FryCATS system, a turn-key composition, pagination and sales management system developed by Fry specifically for the directory market.

"In practice, Steve has been leading the Directory Team with his market expertise for a while," says Steve Grande, Vice President of Sales. "This promotion clearly recognizes his efforts and the team's successes, such as the growth of our directory printing business and the broad industry adoption and enhancement of the FryCATS system. Steve is a very integral part of our team."

Now in its 75th year, Fry Communications Inc. ( has continually expanded and diversified to meet the needs of its customers. Fry offers a broad range of service from its Mechanicsburg, PA campus. As one of the nation's largest privately held integrated communications companies, Fry provides industry-leading premedia, printing, distribution, direct mail, fulfillment, and information publishing services to its growing customer base. Fry's consultative approach creates strong, lasting partnerships, and its diverse resources, respected expertise, and surprising flexibility delivers unique solutions for information distribution in print, via direct mail, on the Web, and beyond.