Bates Printing’s new account
manager, Jillian N. Bates, greets her customers with
an infectious smile
and a soft-spoken, easy-going nature. She’s new
to the job, but not new to the company. Jillian is
the fifth generation of the Bates family to bring beautifully
printed images to Northeast Ohio and beyond.
and artwork have been published as part of the Bates
Printing calendar several times. In fact,
the 2002 calendar exclusively featured her photography.
a passion for black and white photography, Jillian
enjoys composing and capturing images as well as making
prints in her darkroom. Her work has been published
in Massillon’s newspaper, The Independent; two
editions of the Massillon Area Chamber of Commerce “Massillon
Alive” brochure; and the Massillon Chamber newsletter, “The
While always making time
to spend with her family, she enjoys playing tennis
and following fashion—occasionally
designing unique pieces of apparel for herself. Jillian
will graduate in 2004 from Kent State University with
a bachelor’s degree in marketing.