Atlanta, GA – Two more companies, MPX based in Portland, Maine and the PLD Group of Thousand Palms, California have joined The Imaging Network Group (INg), the leading trade association for mid-size direct mail and transactional print service providers in North America. Spanning the U.S. and Canada, INg member companies represent the thought leaders and innovators in direct mail and transactional printing and mailing.


MPX provides its clients with a single-source statement and billing solution, including data processing, critical document production, mailing, electronic payment services, warehousing, supplies, and material distribution. MPX develops, strengthens and manages clients’ operational processes to deliver the right information and materials to the right people, accurately and on time, leveraging innovative ideas, process improvements, and cost savings that help clients provide the communications their customers need.

“There are few industry-specific groups that are relevant to our management, staff and client needs but INg fits the bill for MPX,” said Ryan Jackson, CEO of MPX. “As a growing organization in the critical document fulfillment space, we look forward to our involvement in INg’s network and being part of the continued growth of the industry.”

The PLD Group

For nearly a quarter century The PLD Group has specialized in helping companies become more successful at what they do best. The PLD Group is committed to servicing clients’ statement processing and undeliverable mail needs from the simple to the complex. Its experienced and knowledgeable team consults one-on-one with companies to offer complete solutions based on PLD’s knowledge of each client’s industry and unique needs. PLD’s combination of experience, strength in outsourcing and consulting have helped clients reduce costs, boost productivity, and increase flexibility by freeing up personnel to focus on their company’s core business.

“I am both humbled and honored to have been approved to join this prestigious group of peers and experts within the industry,” said Patti Drinville, President and CEO of The PLD Group. “I look forward to sharing successes and networking, as well as forming lasting business relationships that will launch us all personally and professionally into the future.” Previously, Ms. Drinville received the prestigious 2015 Spirit of the Entrepreneur Award from the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship, in recognition of her superior entrepreneurial mindset and vision as a top business innovator and leader.

More than thirty-five print and mail service providers and over a dozen vendor partners are part of the Imaging Network Group because it is the most consistent and dependable source of fresh insights about the printing and mailing industry. Moreover, INg is continually enhanced by the networking and support members provide each other. “The Imaging Network Group is a truly unique organization and experience that fosters the sharing of information and ideas between its members.  The INg model has proven quite successful throughout its history and it continues to evolve.” said J.P Thomas, INg president. “We welcome the addition of MPX and PLD to the group and are confident that they will share in the valuable experience that is the hallmark of INg.”