About Us

We “help  businesses prosper” through consulting and publishing and have been doing so since 1985. We are headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia. Tom Crouser is founder, principal and president of Crouser & Associates, Inc. Certified Printers International (aka CPrint International) is a program of Crouser & Associates, Inc.

Crouser & Associates, Inc.
235 Dutch Rd.
Charleston, West Virginia 25302
http://crouser.com
email: tom@crouser.com
Tom’s Cell (304) 541-3714
Fax (321) 214-0391

Printing Industry Price Advisory Services

Price Guides:

Small Offset Price Guide (printed)
Small Offset Price Guide (Windows/Mac)
Digital Printing Price Guide (Windows/Mac)
Crouser Offset Pricing for PrintSmith (Classic or Vision)

Milestones

  • 1985 – Crouser & Associates, Inc. founded in 1985 by Tom Crouser
  • 1985 – Office opened in St. Albans, WV near printing company owned by Tom Crouser
  • 1986 – George Yoxtheimer, Jr. joined the firm
  • 1986 – Office moved to apartment in South Charleston, WV
  • 1989 – Crouser Guide to Estimating Printing (Small Offset Price Guide) first published
  • 1990 – Office moved to old Crouser homeplace, 235 Dutch Road in Mink Shoals, WV
  • 1990 – Edward Crouser joined the firm full-time
  • 1992 – Tom “Clark” Workman joined the firm full-time
  • 1995 – www.crouser.com launched as one of first 10,000 websites on Internet
  • 1997 – “Dead Printer Working: a Printer’s Financial Survival Guide” published
  • 1997 – Ray and Lisa Stinson joined the professional staff
  • 1999 – Crouser’s Professional Performance Alliance formed
  • 2001 – “Prospering: Putting the Business to Work for You and Your Family” published
  • 2001 – Brent Hospers joined the professional staff working from Iowa
  • 2002 – Crouser & Associates, Inc.’s ‘World Headquarters’ moves to Big Chimney, WV.
  • 2004 – John Giles joined the professional staff full-time.
  • 2004 – CPrint®, International established; offered for first time in 2005
  • 2007 – George Yoxtheimer, Jr. retired as Vice President of Operations
  • 2007 – Tom “Clark” Workman named Director of Operations.
  • 2008 – Ray Stinston of West Virginia passes
  • 2010 – Brent Hospers of Iowa passes
  • 2011 – Published first edition of Digital Printing Price Guide for Windows
  • 2012 – Published Offset and Digital Printing Price Guides for Macintosh
  • 2012 – CPrint opened to all; no longer a franchise
  • 2013 – Offices moved back to Mink Shoals, West Virginia
  • 2015 – Tom “Clark” Workman retired as Director of Operations