InfoPrint Solutions, a joint venture between Ricoh and IBM, today announced that it has appointed Theresa Lang as managing director of Nordics, UK, and South Africa effective immediately. The previous managing director, Phil Self, is now on assignment at InfoPrint Solutions headquarters in Boulder, Colorado.
Theresa was most recently managing director of InfoPrint Nordics, Belgium and Netherlands, based in Sweden. She started with IBM Printing Systems division in 1997 and transitioned to InfoPrint Solutions company in June 2007.
Prior to moving to InfoPrint EMEA, Lang held a number of positions in marketing and sales in the US. These included director of worldwide distributed print solution offerings and manager, operations and marketing, Business Partners and Small and Medium Business. 'InfoPrint UK and South Africa achieved impressive results in its first year of operation. Theresa will be taking the reigns with a dedicated and knowledgeable team that has acquired incredible skills in emerging areas such as TransPromo and multi-channel marketing,' said Dermot O'Loughlin, general manager, InfoPrint Solutions EMEA. 'Whether in a sales, marketing or operations role, Theresa has proven herself to be a stellar performer and we are thrilled she is now bringing her exceptional experience and leadership excellence to the UK and South Africa,' he continued. 'It is a great opportunity to lead InfoPrint through the next stage in its evolution,' said Theresa Lang. 'I'm looking forward to working with the teams across the Nordics, UK and South Africa to take advantage of our market position and technology leadership to the benefit of InfoPrint customers.' Lang has a BS in marketing and computer sciences from Niagara University, New York and she recently completed an executive MBA from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana.InfoPrint Solutions Company, headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, brings to market the advantages IBM and Ricoh have in the development, manufacturing, marketing and building of strategic solutions for customers, creating a growth-oriented global enterprise that is strategically focused on the output market.
The InfoPrint Solutions Company portfolio includes solutions for production printing for enterprises and commercial printers as well as solutions for office workgroup environments and industrial segments. The company offers customers the highest quality output solutions that optimise productivity by providing efficient workflow and, at the same time, delivering low cost of ownership and high return on investment.
The heritage of InfoPrint Solutions Company includes the development of the IBM Advanced Function Presentation (AFP) Architecture - now an industry standard - and Intelligent Printer Data Stream (IPDS), which has since become the standard for mission critical business printing. The company also leads the industry in print management solutions with both InfoPrint Process Director and InfoPrint Manager.
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