Mark Barnhart, owner and Chairman of the Board at NPC, Inc., has been recognized by Pennsylvania Business Central as one of its Top 100 People of 2017.
Mark has made the list for four consecutive years, spanning from 2014-2017.
Through Mark’s leadership, NPC has grown and prospered from a small traditional printing company to a broader integrated print and digital solutions provider in central Pennsylvania, employing nearly 500 people. He purchased News Printing Company from his parents in 1987, renaming it NPC, Inc. in 2001. Mark takes pride in the continuing development of Barneywood, a private nine-hole golf course and recreation area named after his father and company co-founder Barney Barnhart.
Mark is a visible leader in the local community, charitably supporting local food banks, libraries, YMCAs, educational foundations and multiple organizations supporting military veterans. He serves on a number of Boards, including the Giorgio Foundation that supports groundbreaking NF1 research.
For more than 20 years, Pennsylvania Business Central has been recognizing 100 people from the previous year who have impacted its 22-county publication readership area. The people who make up the list display the best sampling of experience, expertise and entrepreneurial spirit in the diverse region. The 2017 list was released on January 26, 2018.