Oce Names Joseph R. Marciano President of Archer Management Services

Press release from the issuing company

CHICAGO, July 25 -- Oce, a leader in digital document management and delivery technology, today appointed Joseph R. Marciano interim president of Archer Management Services. Archer is an Oce company and national leader in document management and mailroom outsourcing services. Mr. Marciano replaces Mitchell D. Weiner, who has left Archer to pursue other professional interests. "With his 23 years of experience within the Oce family, Joe Marciano brings a wealth of industry expertise and proven leadership skills to Archer," said Ronald Daly, President and CEO of Oce-USA Holding, Inc. "Joe is in an excellent position to expand Archer's delivery of total document management solutions to their growing list of clients." Mr. Marciano currently serves as president of Arkwright, Inc., an Oce company and global leader in development of high quality imaging media. He will maintain his position as president at Arkwright while Jack Heath, currently Arkwright Vice President of Operations, has been designated interim Chief Operating Officer to manage the day-to-day business and operations of Arkwright. "In a challenging economy, Archer's industry leading outsourcing services are playing an important role in helping clients reduce costs while improving operational effectiveness," said Mr. Marciano. "Archer is bringing new strategies and Web-based technologies to clients for greater productivity and efficiency in their document management processes, allowing clients to gain competitive operational advantages while focusing more on their core business. I look forward to helping with the continued success of our clients and Archer's ongoing growth and leadership in document management services." Mr. Marciano has served as president of Arkwright since 1998, having joined the company in 1980. As Arkwright president, he has provided strategic direction and leadership in successfully guiding the Company through a major product diversification. He has deep document imaging and printing industry expertise through his work in executive and management positions within Arkwright and Oce, including the presidency of the Oce's Imaging Supplies business from 1994 to 1998. Oce is reviewing both internal and external candidates for a permanent Archer president.