Tag Archives: Dieter Bergman

Attend an IPC APEX EXPO Tribute to Dieter Bergman — Industry Icon, Pioneer, Friend

All registered attendees at IPC APEX EXPO are invited to attend: A Tribute to Dieter Bergman Wednesday, February 25, 2015 • 6:30 pm  Ballroom 6F • San Diego Convention Center Decorated with countless awards over his lifetime, Dieter Bergman’s name will forever be synonymous with IPC and he has left a legacy of achievement, friendships […]

The Road to DFX

IPC President and CEO John Mitchell discusses a new IPC initiative: IPC DFX — Design for Excellence program and the advances the design community has seen over the years due to the leadership and contributions of the late, great Dieter Bergman.    

Reflections on Dieter Bergman

By Gene Weiner, Weiner International Associates IPC Hall of Fame Member There are so many personal experiences that I’ve had with Dieter from the past four or so decades, and it’s hard to select just a few. It could start with Dieter leading a gaggle of IPCers (“committee people”) such as Pat Goldman, Bernie Kessler, […]

Dieter Bergman – Our Industry Loses an Icon

By Ray Pritchard IPC Executive Director Emeritus Dieter Bergman was the most accomplished, productive, creative and cheerful human being I ever met.  Besides, “he was always fun to be with.” That’s saying a lot because for more than 40 years I was involved in organizing and managing a number of trade associations, including 35 years […]

Godspeed, Dieter Bergman

I first met Dieter Bergman in the early 1980s, in a small IPC office in Evanston. It had tons of boxes of booklets jammed in between huge copiers and desks so old they could have been updated by slapping an “I Like Ike” sticker on the grey metal. I had just moved to Illinois from […]

IPC Mourns Loss of Industry Icon, Pioneer and Friend

It is with great sadness that IPC announces the passing of Dieter Bergman, IPC staff member for more than 40 years. Decorated with countless awards over his lifetime, Bergman’s name will forever be synonymous with IPC and he leaves a legacy of friendships, lasting memories, and what is affectionately treasured by IPC staff and close […]

Enthusiasm Marks the IPC Difference

All too often, we’re forced to deal with people who are largely apathetic about their jobs, or those who pay little attention to detail. One of the refreshing aspects of IPC involvement is the high level of interest and enthusiasm throughout the volunteer organization and the staff. I was reminded of this when I spoke […]