Presstek Appoints John W. Dreyer Chairman of the Board
Press release from the issuing company
HUDSON, N.H., June 13 -- Presstek, Inc., a leading provider of digital imaging solutions for the graphic arts and laser imaging markets, today announced that John W. Dreyer has been appointed Chairman of Presstek's Board of Directors. As Chairman, Mr. Dreyer will work in partnership with the Company's Chief Executive Officer and other Board members to focus the company's strategic direction and maximize shareholder value.
Mr. Dreyer served as Presstek's Lead Director since March of 2005 and has been a member of Presstek's Board of Directors since 1996. Mr. Dreyer has extensive expertise within the printing and graphic arts industries. He retired as chief executive officer and chairman of the board of the Pitman Company, one of the largest graphic arts and image suppliers in the United States, in December 2000.
"I am delighted to be able to lead Presstek's Board of Directors at this very exciting time in the company's history," said Dreyer. "Presstek has transformed itself into a vibrant and growing organization over the past couple of years, and I am looking forward to being able to continue to contribute to the company's success."
Presstek's President and Chief Executive Officer Edward J. Marino said, "It has been a pleasure to have worked with John on Presstek's board of directors since I joined the company in 1999. His vast industry experience and solid business acumen have contributed significantly to Presstek's success. I look forward to his continued counsel and insight which have been, and will continue to be, invaluable."
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