KPG Names Andrew Copley, President, Americas and Senior Corporate VP
Wednesday, January 30, 2002
Copley will lead KPG organization in the United States & Canada and Latin America Norwalk, Connecticut, USA – Kodak Polychrome Graphics (KPG) announced the promotion of Andrew Copley to President, Americas and Senior Corporate Vice President. In his expanded role, Copley will assume responsibility for the Company’s Latin America Region (LAR) and will continue to manage the KPG organization in the United States & Canada (US&C). "Andrew has proven himself to be an outstanding leader," said Jeff Jacobson, Chief Executive Officer. "The recent global economic climate has created a challenging business environment. Andrew and his team have dedicated themselves to working with customers to deliver added value. He also led the initiative to expand our offerings and our service capabilities. I’m confident that customers in Latin America will benefit from his stewardship." Copley plays an instrumental role in the strategic planning and management supervision of the Company, both in the Americas and on a global basis. He has 18 years experience in the graphic arts industry. Copley joined KPG in 1998 following the acquisition of Horsell Anitec as Vice President, Marketing for the US&C. In September 1999 he became Vice President, Sales for the US&C, holding that position until his appointment as President, US&C Region in April 2000. Copley also serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tech Services International LLC (TSI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of KPG that provides technical service and support for print industry technologies. A native of England, Andrew holds a BA degree in Business Administration, as well as a Diploma in Marketing from Leeds Polytechnic in the UK. About Kodak Polychrome Graphics Kodak Polychrome Graphics provides one of the broadest product and solutions portfolios available in the graphic arts industry today, including a wide range of conventional lithographic plates and computer to plate solutions, Kodak branded graphic arts films, digital, inkjet, analog and virtual proofing products, as well as workflow solutions and color management tools. With headquarters in Norwalk, Connecticut, USA, the company serves customers around the globe with regional offices in the United States, Europe, Japan, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Additional information regarding Kodak Polychrome Graphics may be found on the company's website: www.kpgraphics.com.