Rolling Meadows, IL — Komori America Corporation, a premier manufacturer of sheetfed and web offset printing presses, today announced that David Benner has joined the company as district sales manager. Benner will be responsible for the company’s sales of new and used web and sheetfed presses in the Midwest, encompassing: Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Western Pennsylvania, and Northern Kentucky. He brings to Komori more than 18 years of experience in the printing industry with a successful track record in sales.
“I am very excited to be a part of a company that possesses such an excellent reputation in the marketplace as a manufacturer of quality products,” said Benner. “I am impressed with Komori’s advanced press technology, outstanding sales support staff, and laser focus on customer care. I look forward to meeting the print providers in my territory and helping them accomplish their business objectives.”
Prior to joining Komori, Benner spent six years in the dealer network/graphic arts industry and 12 years as the Midwest account manager for X-Rite, Inc. In this role, he was responsible for managing the dealer channel across a five-state territory, covering several key national accounts, and helping to develop marketing activities in North America.
“David’s experience and expertise in the industry makes him a valuable member of the Komori team,” said Jackie Hudmon, executive vice president of sales and marketing for Komori Americas Corporation. “We are very happy to have him on board and are confident in his abilities to offer customers solutions that will have a positive impact on their business.”
In addition to his impressive professional experience, Benner serves as the President of the Home and School Association where his two daughters attend. Benner is a graduate of Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan, and holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing.