KBA North America Appoints Kevin Tuschl Regional Sales Manager, Flexotecnica
DALLAS — April 19, 2016 — KBA North America has named Kevin Tuschl as regional sales manager for its KBA-Flexotecnica division. He will represent the Flexotecnica line of CI Flexo presses for the flexible packaging market in the Eastern half of the U.S. Tuschl will be based in Georgia and will report to Mark Hischar, KBA North America CEO and president.
Throughout his career, Tuschl has risen through the ranks in the graphic arts industry, including capital equipment, and has vast experience in all areas of the flexographic market with a long-time focus on printing technology. He has demonstrated success in developing new business by paying close attention to customers’ key factors influencing success in reaching target productivity and quality goals. He has extensive experience in partnering with customers to ensure they receive world-class products and service while developing those accounts into long-standing relationships.
“We welcome Kevin to KBA North America and we’re confident that his vast experience and tremendous work ethic will exceptionally represent KBA and Flexotecnica products,” comments Mark Hischar. “Flexible packaging is a key growing print market for us. We believe that Kevin will help to expand KBA’s strong market position in the folding carton market into this new packaging segment. He will be working with our key accounts and promoting our well-known high-level of service, expertise and parts support to Flexotecnica’s current customer base.”
KBA North America is the exclusive distributor for Flexotecnica's flexible packaging presses in North America. The subsidiary, KBA-Flexotecnica, is an Italian flexographic press manufacturer specializing in presses for printing on film, paperboard and other substrates in the growing market for flexible packaging.
“I’m excited to join KBA and the KBA-Flexotecnica organization,” shares Tuschl. “I see great potential throughout the entire product portfolio and look forward to representing this superior product line and developing new business through the eastern half of the U.S.”
KBA North America is located in Dallas and is a member of the KBA Group. Established almost 200 years ago in Wuerzburg, Germany, Koenig & Bauer AG (KBA) is the oldest and second largest press manufacturer worldwide. KBA's banner, 'People & Print,' reflects its dual focus as a leading innovator for print entrepreneurs. The group's product range is the broadest in the industry; its portfolio includes sheetfed offset presses in all format classes, commercial and newspaper web presses, inkjet systems and presses, flexographic presses, special presses for banknotes, securities, metal-decorating, smart cards, glass and plastic decorating.