Member of the UNION Local 4C 35+ Years of FAMILY OWN BUSINESS

Kutztown Publishing Co.

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Managing Partners

David K. Esser (Managing Partner)

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desser@kutztownpbl.com

Education

BS Degree in Agronomy from Penn State University, 1976
Certificate in Marketing from North Western University, 1988

Work Experience

Managing Partner, Kutztown Publishing, September 2005–Present
Vice President of Marketing, Kutztown Publishing, 2000–2005
Sales Manager, Kutztown Publishing, 1986–1999
Sales Representative, Phila. Area, Kutztown Publishing, 1980–1985
Purchasing, Kutztown Publishing Co., 1978–1980
Technical Support and Sales, Reading Bone Fertilizer Co., 1977–1978
Research Assistant PSU Department of Entomology, 1976–1977

Affiliations

Past Board Member Reading Berks YMCA
Past Board Member of Good Shepherd Business and Industry Council
Diakon Lutheran Services Fund Raising Committee
Vice President Berks County Park & Recreation Board
Berks County Conservancy Board
Berks County Open Space Council
Scout Master Boy Scout Troop 101 Kutztown

Other Interests

Camping, Farming, Tennis


Managing Partners

Robert P. Gottlund (Managing Partner)

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rgottlund@kutztownpbl.com

Work Experience

The Kutztown Publishing Company – managing partner – run day to day operations for a multifaceted communications firm including strategic planning, financial operations and sales – 2005-present
Precision Scanning Inc. – partner – planning and sales manager – scanning and election operation company 2006-present
Donor/Member First – founding owner – not-for profit consulting group consisting of 5 companies specializing in member relationships – 1997-present
The Kutztown Publishing Company – VP sales – oversee nationally based print sales operation – 1994-2005
The Kutztown Publishing Company – sales – specializing in national not-for-profit organizations – 1985-1994
Pacific Bell – marketing – market to market sales and marketing – 1983-1985

Affiliations

Lutheran Laity Movement for Stewardship – Board Member and Vice-President 1991-2001
Kutztown Area High School Foundation – Board Member and currently president-elect
Betsy King Charities – Board Member – 1999-2005 – LPGA tournament oversight, fundraising and director of volunteers (over 1000 volunteers annually) 

Other Interests

Golf, Gardening, Bird Watching, Running