Xeikon Taps David Wilkins VP of Sales and Marketing to Spearhead North American Growth
EEDE, the Netherlands—January 12, 2016—Xeikon, an innovator in digital color printing technology, has underpinned its growth strategy in North America with the appointment of David Wilkins as vice president of sales and marketing in the United States and Canada.
Wilkins joins the business from JV Imaging Solutions, where as vice president of the distributor of digital imaging, solvent processing and photopolymer plates to the web and mid-web flexographic printing market, he was responsible for all sales, customer service and operations throughout United States.
Previous roles include national sales manager for MacDermid Printing Solutions and district manager/vice president of sales for The Pitman Co. He also worked in sales for printing and publishing markets for Intergraph Corp. and as product marketing manager/national sales director for Gerber Scientific Instrument.
In his new role he will spearhead growth in the United States and Canada, reporting directly to Xeikon CEO Wim Maes.
"We welcome Dave to our team and look forward to expanding the reach of our leading edge technology through his visionary market approach," stated Maes. "Thanks to his wealth of experience and achievements, from leading Pitman's efforts to introduce ink sales and create pressroom programs to improve overall growth, to re-aligning MacDermaid’s sales and technical support team to better achieve corporate goals and objectives, we are confident that he will set Xeikon on a clear path to growth."