A major US healthcare institution had to suspend its direct mail fundraising activity due to data security breaches between it and one of its direct mail vendors. In the healthcare world, data is highly confidential; in the right context even the mere names and addresses of patients are considered “protected health information.” Under HIPAA read more
After an extensive audit of Century Direct’s standard operating controls regarding its data security by Buchbinder Tunick & Company, LLP, the auditing firm has issued an unqualified opinion that Century Direct’s processes and controls involving its transmission, use, storage and destruction of data were fairly described and operated effectively to provide assurance that data… View Article
MELVILLE, N.Y. — March 14, 2017 — Canon Solutions America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., today announced that Century Direct, a distinguished direct mail and marketing services provider in Islandia, N.Y., installed its second Canon imagePRESS C10000VP color digital press. Driven by the success of the first, the addition further solidifies Canon Solutions… View Article
When I went to law school what seems like an eternity ago, I never imagined myself as a CEO of a marketing services company, direct mail company, whatever you want to call it. When I entered the business it was only to be a short time, helping the owner to sell the business, then back… View Article
It is always sad when you lose a friend or loved one to death. When I heard that Jim Prendergast had passed away I was immediately struck by that awful feeling of loss. Jim’s effervescence was contagious. He made the business of networking an opportunity to cavort and have fun. Don’t get me wrong here,… View Article
After a career spanning fifty years in the direct mail industry Bill Vignola has announced his retirement from Century Direct, LLC.. Bill owned Mailmen Inc, a nationally recognized mailing operation located in Islandia, NY.
On Saturday, September 12, 2015, I participated in my final board meeting in Chicago as a member of the Board of Trustees of Epicomm, a national association of marketing service providers.
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