Enfocus Names Michael Jahn Certified PDF Evangelist
Press release from the issuing company
San Mateo, CA -- May 14, 2002 -- Enfocus Software, the leading publisher of Adobe PDF tools, has retained Michael Jahn as its Certified PDF Evangelist. As Certified PDF Evangelist, Jahn supports the company's efforts to communicate the benefits and importance of Enfocus Certified PDF workflows to the graphics arts, creative, printing and publishing communities. He will also provide workflow-level product support and training to key customers.
Jahn is a recognized expert in digital workflows, with particular emphasis on PDF-based solutions. His twenty years of industry experience includes management roles in both printing companies and equipment suppliers. Recently Jahn served as PDF Evangelist for Agfa Corporation and was Product Manager for the Apogee Create PDF workflow tool. Michael has been active in the development of the PDF/X specification with DDAP, NPES, CGATS and SWOP; as well as the JDF specification via CIP4.
"Michael is known by many for his insight and passion for PDF, and he feels just as intensely positive about Enfocus' PDF solutions," says Peter Camps, CEO of Enfocus. "He's a great educator with a far-reaching scope of influence. We will be proud to have him represent our company and products to the PDF user community."
"I'm very excited to be working with a company whose mission is to provide tools that make PDF easy and reliable for users. I'm looking forward to spreading the word about Certified PDF, an enabling technology for people who want to make perfect PDF files for specific requirements like PDF/X," says Jahn.
Prior to Agfa, Jahn was Director of Prepress Services for Shea Communications. Before that he was with 4-Sight, (now part of WAMNET!), as an OEM Business Development executive. His experience also includes seven years at World Color Digital Services (now part of Quebecor World) as Director of Electronic Prepress Services. Jahn has also served as Technical Director for SGAUA (Scitex Graphic Arts Users Association).
Enfocus Software, internationally recognized as a pioneer of PDF related software, publishes powerful tools for the rapid and accurate flow of PDF documents in the publishing, graphic arts, Internet and ePaper markets.
Enfocus enables users to create, edit, check, verify and auto-correct PDF documents with confidence. Enfocus' tools are compatible with Windows and Mac OS systems. Enfocus' flagship products, PitStop Professional and PitStop Server, along with new Instant PDF, are part of the Enfocus Certified PDF workflow solutions.
Major suppliers such as Agfa, Creo, Electronics for Imaging (EFI), Fujifilm, Heidelberg, Screen Europe and Xerox have integrated Enfocus technologies into their own PDF workflow system offerings.
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