About Alta

Alta is a communications company with a focus on you.

Alta Systems was founded as Southern Press by Rick Nesbit in 1983 with a single-color press and a vertical camera. Since then we’ve evolved sustainably and organically, playing a unique role in assisting customers with their communications needs. Our team approach has allowed our expertise in offset and digital print, direct mail, variable data and publishing to grow exponentially, along with our increased involvement in our community. Making messages relevant to your customers, employees, and stakeholders in a warm and thoughtful manner is our goal. Our style of professional, personable and creative service will make you comfortable, confident and satisfied that you have found a reliable partner.

Meet the Alta Staff

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Rick Nesbit


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Terry Adams

Production Manager

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David Trimble

Facilities Manager

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Scott Gamble

Sales Consultant

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John Naglee

Sales Consultant

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Joel Padot

Sales Consultant

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Scott Rucarean

Sales Consultant

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Deb Arnold

Customer Service

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Fran Downs

Customer Service

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Elizabeth Jensen

Customer Service

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Valerie Seixas


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Director of Public Relations

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Buffie Bass

Bindery Operator

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Beth Berkheimer

Press Operator

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Keith Bilodeau

Press Operator

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Paul Kinzel

Press Operator

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Jesse Martin

Digital Operator

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Diana Smith

Bindery Operator

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Kathy Mowery

Direct Mail Operator

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Richard Hadsock


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Bill Cuomo

Bill is deeply missed by his family, friends and customers. He will always be remembered for his kindness, smiles, laughter, patience, hard work, and love of printing. Thank you for making our days brighter and more fun, biLLiE!