Ben Vallings - Director
Founder of Benjamin Bowring Printing, Ben has over 30 years experience in the print industry as both a qualified printer and business owner. Ben was born in England, and grew up in New Zealand completing an apprenticeship at Longleys after finishing his schooling. Ben established his own printing company in Kumeu in 1987 to provide printing services and products to the local community. This has since lead to an upgrade of premises and he now provides a vast range of printing products and services nationwide.
Ben lives at Muriwai Beach overlooking the famous gannet colony. He enjoys geo-caching and sailing. Having recently sailed his yacht up the East Coast of New Zealand with his family, he now enjoys boating on the Hauraki Gulf and Barrier Island.
Charlotte Glidden - Graphic Design
Charlotte joined Benjamin Bowring Printing in 2010. After working at a popular home decor wholesaler in the heart of Ponsonby and studying at Unitec in Interior Design, Charlotte has now taken a step into the family owned business. Her background gives her a flair for design and this expertise brings together the perfect match for helping find a solution for any printed product or requirement.
Charlotte also lives in Muriwai, enjoying the West Coast Beach daily. She enjoys knitting, baking and walking in the local forest.
Amith - Printer
Amith has over 15 years experience as a tradesman printer. He has been with Benjamin Bowring Printing since 2014 and is a valuable member of the team. His comprehensive understanding of offset printing results in exceptionally printed products of the highest quality.
In his own time, Amith enjoys playing soccer, going to the beach and watching horror movies.