OKI Data Americas Names Tod Ratcliffe Director of Graphic Arts & Production
Ratcliffe to oversee OKI proColor™ sales group, continue expansion of the brand
Mount Laurel, NJ (December 15, 2011) — OKI Data Americas today announced that Tod Ratcliffe has been promoted to Director of Graphic Arts & Production. In this role, Ratcliffe will be responsible for the sales and distribution channel development of the innovative OKI proColor™ Series of color printers, and will oversee the proColor sales group. He previously served as OKI’s Regional Sales Manager within the proColor division.
With more than 25 years of experience in sales and marketing within the graphic arts and printing industries, Ratcliffe will continue to grow the OKI proColor brand and expand the series of digital production printers.
“Tod was a founding member of the OKI proColor group and has played an integral role in developing our distribution network,” said Rich Egert, General Manager of the Strategic Technology Provider Business Group for OKI Data Americas. “His vast experience in the graphics industry and his channel management capabilities make him the ideal principal to lead this critical component of OKI’s business into the future.”
Prior to joining OKI Data Americas, Ratcliffe spent 17 years in sales and marketing at Fujifilm Graphic Systems, and served as Regional Sales Director at Mutoh America.
About Oki Data Americas, Inc.
OKI Data Americas Inc., headquartered in Mount Laurel, NJ, and a subsidiary of OKI Data Corporation of Japan, markets PC peripheral equipment and customizable managed print services solutions under the OKI brand. OKI’s product portfolio includes digital color and monochrome printers, color and monochrome multifunction products, serial impact dot matrix printers, thermal label printers and POS printers, as well as a full line of options, accessories and consumables. OKI Data Americas takes a consultative approach to supporting every customer's needs by delivering personalized managed print solutions that optimize business performance. OKI Data Americas also serves the Graphic Arts & Production market with the OKI proColor™ Series. The company's innovative technology is backed by Tokyo-based parent company Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd., a world leader in information processing systems, telecommunications and electronics; and an approximately $5.2 billion multinational corporation according to its FY 2010 financial reporting. Keeping its customers' needs top of mind, OKI Data Americas is ISO 9001:2008 certified and offers a selection of ENERGY STAR(r) certified products.
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