Joining the executive team at INX International Ink are Michael Brice, vice president of offset operations for the Dunkirk, NY, and West Chicago, IL, facilities; Bill Giczkowski, vice president of information technology; and James Kochanny, vice president of liquid operations for the plants in Appleton, WI, Homewood, IL, and the Mason Avenue operation in Chicago.
After leading manroland web systems in North America for 12 months as CEO, Roland Ortbach will continue on as vice president of sales. New CEO Greg Blue has taken over the leadership of the company.
Bell and Howell has signed a U.S. service agreement with Royal Sovereign International, a manufacturer and distributor of wide-format laminators and trimmers.
EFI has acquired the assets of privately held printLEADER, a provider of print management information systems software. printLEADER's MIS products will be integrated into EFI's PrintSmith Vision software.
After 15 years of service as vice president and general manager of Whittier Mailing Products, Steve Keithly has been promoted to president of the company.
Five new appointments have been made at Mohawk. Melissa Stevens has been promoted to vice president of sales; Michelle Carpenter has been promoted to vice president, environmental and energy stewardship; and Beth Reardon has been promoted to regional sales manager for the Midwest. In addition, Pamela Reedstrom and Katherine Hoffman have been hired as digital specialists, servicing Southern California and the Mid-Atlantic region, respectively.
Q.I. Press Controls has named Ronald Reedijk managing director for North America, working out of the firm's office located in North Kingstown, RI.