Journalist & Consultant, Digital Dots
Laurel has been in the graphic arts industry since 1978. She has worked exclusively in the prepress and publishing industries, with a particular specialization in digital prepress, digital production and digital printing. She is managing director of Digital Dots and works with several ISO working groups (she is also the convener of ISO’s Working Group 11, which develops standards relating to the environmental impact of graphics technology, including print media). She provides consulting and editorial services to a wide cross section of publishers, manufacturers and industry associations. Her work regularly appears in publications and on websites around the world. Laurel is a regular speaker at industry events in North and South America, Europe and Asia.