Team Member Spotlight: David Herfel

Team Member Spotlight: David Herfel

Team Member Spotlight: David Herfel

At Air Waves, we know that we owe our 40 years of success to our team members’ dedication, creativity, and perseverance. Please meet David Herfel, who has been a part of our team since May 1992 as a Graphic Artist and Production Manager.

AW: Why do you enjoy working at Air Waves?

DH: I enjoy the opportunity to solve the daily challenges of graphic design and art production for our customers by using the knowledge that I have acquired over the last 30+ years in the business. It is an honor to have the opportunity to teach other team members and provide answers for problems they are facing.

AW: What is a skill you have learned or been able to improve during your time at Air Waves?

DH: Over the years, many things have changed in the business. One constant is the opportunity to work alongside a wide range of personalities. Through this opportunity, I have improved my communication skills with my co-workers to improve our productivity.

AW: What is your favorite memory during your time here?

DH: The friendships and comradery with my fellow artists and co-workers.

AW: How do you think Air Waves stands out from other apparel printers?

DH: Air Waves strives to consistently provide a higher quality product that will outperform our competitors. We also provide fast and efficient production and delivery to the customer. Our customers can rely on the Air Waves team.

AW: What is a piece of advice you would give to someone who is just starting out in their career?


  • Be open to new experiences and learn from the people that you work with.
  • Find out as much about the job you have and be ready to do more than people expect of you.
  • The people around you know who they can count on and who will be there when things get tough. Be that person. Always respect everyone you interact with.

A Company Focused on the People

Thank you to David for sitting down for this interview, and for being a part of the Air Waves team for almost 30 years! We know that without our team, we would not be where we are today.

If you are interested in working with experienced industry professionals like David, visit our website to learn more about how to become an Air Waves team member today!