John Barber is the President and Founder of Summit Direct Mail. His responsibilities as President and Majority Owner of Summit Direct Mail include all aspects of the Overall Management of the Company as well as print management, data processing, and letter shop services. Summit Direct Mail is a high volume letter shop facility with a five hundred million piece per year capacity.
John has over 17 years of experience in Direct Mail Production and has Owned Summit Direct Mail since 2003. With almost two decades of print management and business development experience, John has been directly involved in all aspects of Direct Mail Production. Prior to founding Summit Direct Mail, John was the Director of Marketing for Alliance Data Systems’ Mailbox facility processing over one billion pieces of mail annually. John’s primary responsibility at the Mailbox was business development. Prior to that, John was the Director of Sales at MCS Texas Direct, Inc., mailing in excess of two hundred and fifty million pieces per year. Over the last 17 years, through his direct client relationships, John has been directly responsible for hundreds of millions of pieces of direct mail and the introduction of many new processes benefiting his clients. John’s entrepreneurial experience also includes the formation and successful sale of several businesses in the real estate and financial services markets. John performed his undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Arlington in Business Administration. John is also a licensed commercial pilot and has enjoyed flying light aircraft since he was sixteen years old