Josh Ellsworth

GroupeSTAHL Executive Management

Josh Ellsworth

Josh Ellsworth

Senior Vice President, Dealer & Enterprise Sales, GroupeSTAHL

Appointed Senior Vice President, Dealer and Enterprise Stahls’ for GroupeSTAHL North America in November 2018, Josh has been on a mission to help GroupeSTAHL customers of all shapes and sizes build their businesses since 1998. Along the way, he has held various leadership and support positions, including roles in maintenance, sales, production, General Manager Stahls’ CAD-CUT® Direct, General Manager Stahls’ TV and Vice President Dealer Sales.

As Senior Vice President, Josh is responsible for leading and supporting a nationwide team of experienced team members with a focus on growing the company’s enterprise and dealer sales. His in-depth understanding of the technical side of garment decorating, combined with a sincere interest in seeing businesses succeed, make him a sought-after and trusted resource for information industry-wide.

Throughout his career, Josh has helped implement heat printing production systems in some of the largest garment factories in the U.S., as well as set up thousands of small businesses with their very first heat press machine.

A well-recognized and respected expert in the field of heat printing, Josh is known for his work as an educator around the world, with thousands of online and industry fans and the creator and host of the “Heat Press for Profit” podcast. He specializes in forming strategic relationships that add value to the customer relationship. A dynamic and talented speaker, Josh has created, written and/or been featured in over 1000 educational videos, with millions of views worldwide. He writes a column for Printwear Magazine and is a regular contributor to Impressions Magazine. Additionally, Josh delivers educational seminars at trade shows around the world, including Imprinted Sportswear Shows, SGIA, FESPA, Advertising Specialty Institute, and NNEP.

As a regular participant in the STAHLS’ Heat Press for Profit Facebook Group, Josh is deeply engaged with the needs and challenges of apparel decorators and prides himself on bringing customer insights into all aspects of his job.

On the home front, he and his wife Jennifer are the proud “dance parents” of their amazing warrior princess, Maddy. Josh is also actively involved in his local community and serves as a school board member at a small private school.