Meet the Team



Roman Blazauskas

Owner

As a recovering accountant, Roman enjoys applying his many years running the business operations of major trade associations to SpeedPro, focusing on quality and outstanding service… as well as tapping into his creative side. He can be also be found watching, playing, talking about and coaching sports. He likes traveling, WWII history, and spending time with his wife Shawn, sons, and trusty dog. He is a Catholic University graduate. He serves as Treasurer of Loudoun Hunger Relief’s Board of Directors.

Shawn Flaherty

Vice President and Co-Owner

Shawn is a public relations pro. During her 20 year PR career, she has helped numerous companies and nonprofits tell their stories. At SpeedPro, she is now helping customers use large-scale communications to build their brands. Shawn enjoys reading, exercising, traveling, volunteering, and family and friends. She is a UVA grad and serves on the Independent PR Alliance Board and Northern Virginia Community College Education Foundation’s PR Committee.

Susan Harris Beaupre

Design Manager

Susan has an extensive graphic design background, which she puts to use in helping market SpeedPro and ensuring clients have a stellar product. Beyond SpeedPro, Susan is a mother of three or four if you count her chocolate lab. She enjoys the outdoors, is a talented photographer, and has a great eye for interior design.

Robert Naylor

Production Manager

Rob uses his design, illustration, and technical talents to produce cool printed products for SpeedPro clients. When not playing with his young daughter, this father of two and heavy metal fan can also be found watching soccer especially the English Premiere League–and the Washington Capitals.

Kim Lysik Di Santi

Marketing Manager

Kim lends her experience in sales, marketing and corporate coaching to helping introduce new clients to our products while ensuring a great experience for all customers. She is outgoing, creative and caring. She shines when talking about her teen son, two cats, and pet pup.  Kim is also passionate about our planet, doing her part as an active member of the Buy Nothing movement, an avid recycler, and a gardener.

Kristin Chavez Ballance, CMP

Outside Sales/Marketing

Kristin uses her creativity, enthusiasm and extensive marketing and event planning background to help clients succeed at achieving their branding and marketing goals. Having also worked in the printing industry (daughter of printer), she is passionate about printing and design. Kristin is a natural organizer and friend to all. Outside of work, she enjoys travel and photography and spending time with her family and friends.

SpeedPro Northern Virginia

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Roman Blazauskas

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