Coleman Kane Appointed CEO of Printable, Joe Manos Named VP of Sales
Press release from the issuing company
SOLANA BEACH, CA, March 27, 2002 – Printable Technologies, the leading online software provider for the graphic arts industry, today announced that Coleman Kane, president of Printable, has been appointed chief executive officer of the company, adding expanded management responsibilities held previously by James Sullivan, who continues as chairman of Printable.
As president and chief executive officer, Mr. Kane heads Printable's executive management team, spearheading the company's growth strategy and overseeing daily operations, including product development, sales, solutions delivery, marketing, human resources and facilities. He also continues to serve as a member of Printable's Board of Directors.
Printable also announced today that Joseph Manos has joined the company as vice president, sales. Mr. Manos is responsible for Printable's national sales operations, as well as the expansion of direct and indirect sales channels and increased penetration in all Printable markets.
Mr. Manos brings more than 20 years of sales and management experience to Printable. He previously had been vice president of sales for PrintChannel.com, a provider of B2B services to the printing industry, where he launched and managed sales operations credited with a 1400 percent growth rate over 18 months. Earlier, Mr. Manos held several executive posts with Ikon Office Solutions, advancing to MarketPlace president.
Commenting on Mr. Kane's expanded role, Mr. Sullivan noted: "As president, Coleman has been instrumental in Printable’s success, and the Board is pleased that he will now assume the additional responsibilities of CEO. He has clearly demonstrated that he is ideally suited to provide the innovative executive leadership that assures the continued rapid growth of Printable.
"With our appointment of Joe Manos," he added, "we round out our management team with his strong background in large-account sales management. His experience will be invaluable as we continue to expand Printable’s leadership role in the industry."
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