Kodak Rolls Out New Organizational Structure
ROCHESTER, NY—Kodak has established a new organizational structure in what it says will make the company faster-moving, more competitive and more entrepreneurial. Kodak will have five market-focused business divisions: Print Systems; Enterprise Inkjet Systems; Micro 3D Printing and Packaging; Software and Solutions; and Consumer and Film.
These divisions will be end-to-end operating units with responsibility and accountability for portfolio, product design, engineering, services, sales, purchasing and supply chain.
"Kodak has an extraordinary product and service portfolio, groundbreaking scientific and engineering expertise, and a world-famous and highly trusted brand," Kodak CEO Jeff Clarke said. "We now have the right organizational structure for deploying those strengths to drive growth. We designed this structure to sharpen our focus on performance, predictability and accountability for business results."
Kodak’s new operating divisions, their markets and leaders are:
• Print Systems Division: Led by Brad Kruchten, president, Print Systems, and senior vice president, Kodak, this division will serve graphic arts and commercial printing customers with printing plates (including the rapidly growing Kodak Sonora process-free plates), computer-to-plate (CTP) imaging solutions, electrophotographic printing solutions (EPS), OEM toner and all equipment services.
• Enterprise Inkjet Systems Division: Philip Cullimore, president, Enterprise Inkjet Systems, and senior vice president, Kodak, will lead this division, which will serve existing and future inkjet printing customers with Kodak Prosper Systems (including the Prosper 6000 press); Kodak Versamark systems; Print-on-Demand Solutions (PODS); and ink OEM solutions.
• Micro 3D Printing and Packaging Division: Philip Cullimore will also lead this group on an interim basis as president, Micro 3D Printing and Packaging, which serves packaging customers and display OEM partners with products such as Kodak Flexcel NX systems and plates, legacy packaging solutions and touch sensor films.
• Software and Solutions Division: Eric-Yves Mahe, president, Software and Solutions, and senior vice president, Kodak, will lead this unit that includes Kodak Technology Solutions, Kodak’s go-to-market engine to prioritize and monetize Kodak innovations in partnership with Kodak Research Labs; Kodak Unified Workflow Solutions; Brand Protection Solutions; Kodak Services for Business; and Design 2 Launch solutions to manage and coordinate use of brand assets.