Jeff Jacobson, a 30-year veteran of the digital imaging and industrial technology sector, has been named CEO of EFI, effective immediately. Jacobson, who will retain his role as executive chairman, succeeds Bill Muir, who is stepping down for personal reasons.
Demharter will lead the company's U.S. and Canadian sales efforts. Mark J. Levin, who has served as president of the Americas Region, is leaving Presstek.
Presstek’s Ipex presence was highlighted by the worldwide debut of the Presstek 75DI digital offset press. The Presstek 52DI-AC and Aeon, a no preheat thermal CTP plate, were also both demonstrated for the first time at a European trade show during Ipex.
It has entered into a new $25 million revolving credit facility with PNC Bank, N.A. and completed the sale of its subsidiary, Lasertel, Inc. to SELEX Galileo Inc.
Presstek, Inc. announced that Quad/Graphics will be purchasing a Presstek 52DI-AC digital offset press with aqueous coater.
Presstek, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRST), a leading manufacturer and marketer of digital offset solutions, today announced that Jeff Jacobson, currently President and CEO, will assume the additional role of Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2009. Jacobson will replace John W. Dreyer, who has been elected as the Board’s Lead Director. Mr. Dreyer has served as Chairman since June, 2006 having previously served as the Board’s Lead Director.