Guy Cipresso has lived in Arizona for over 30 years. He has served in senior management positions throughout his career, leading the manufacturing, marketing, business development and sales organizations in high volume commercial printing, laser systems, and automotive restraint businesses. Guy has served as Director Global Business Development for Universal Laser Systems, Worldwide OEM Sales Manager for Electronics for Imaging, Vice President and General Manager of Mutoh America Inc, Vice President of Business Development / Sales for AmSafe Commercial Products and Vice President of Sales for Novus Imaging.
Guy received his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. He also holds an AAS in Electrical Engineering and Materials Management. He is an accomplished author contributing to many articles featured in various digital graphics trade publications. He is a frequent public speaker at industry events such as the International Sign Association (ISA) and the Specialty Graphics International Association (SGIA). Guy is well known in the markets he served for his innovative leadership style that has propelled his success providing products and services to customers based on a foundation of value, honesty, integrity, and respect.
Guy recently retired after a brief career at UPS. He now offers his time and knowledge to giving back to the less fortunate through organizations like the Alzheimer’s Association of Arizona, Harold’s Warriors chapter. In 2009, Guy volunteered as a mentor in the Social Ventures Fast Pitch competition where he met the founder of AoP, Jacqui MacConnell. He mentored Jacqui to a successful presentation of Angels on Patrol in the very early days of the organization.
When Jacqui asked Guy if he would like to serve as a board member of AoP, it was an easy decision. Guy will put his experience and values to work for AoP to help the organization enhance the quality of life for the community and the community bond with law enforcement.