New President Announced for GEI WideFormat6 Apr, 2011
New President Announced for GEI WideFormat
NORTH CANTON, OH - Visual Edge Technology, Inc. (Visual Edge) announced today that Brian Frank has been appointed President of GEI WideFormat. Mr. Frank has had an impressive track record as head of two other Visual Edge Technology companies, Graphic Enterprises Office Solutions and Copeco, Inc.
Mr. Frank is an office equipment veteran with over 30 years experience in the industry in both sales and service. “I’m very impressed with the direction and vision that Visual Edge has for GEI WideFormat and I look forward to expanding on that vision as President. Our goal has been and always will be to provide businesses with world-class products and support.”
Mr. Austin Vanchieri, Chairman and CEO of Visual Edge Technology said, “Brian provides strong sales and operational experience and we look forward to the energy and leadership he will bring to his new role. We are pleased to have him assume the leadership at GEI WideFormat as part of our strategy to support Visual Edge’s plans for national growth.”
About GEI WideFormat
GEI WideFormat, a Visual Edge Technology Company, markets equipment, software, service and supplies on a direct basis as well as through a 100+ dealer network in North America. GEI WideFormat products include scanners, printers, MFPs, analog & digital copiers, garment and poster printing solutions, and networked controllers sourced from world-class manufacturers. It is a full-service, wide format category management organization that creates customized enterprise solutions and multi-manufacturer alliances focused on customers from a wide variety of end-user markets. The wide format sales and service teams of GEI are capable of handling all aspects of an account’s needs; equipment sales, service, supplies, management systems, training, technical support, logistics, software, installations and marketing.
About Visual Edge Technology
Visual Edge Technology, Inc. (VisualEdge), headquartered in North Canton, Ohio, is a successful acquirer of imaging technology businesses and office solutions companies. VisualEdge acquired and integrated Graphic Enterprises of Ohio in February, 2004. The Office Solutions and Wide Format Solutions operating companies emerged from that acquisition. In 2005 it acquired Copeco, Inc., a digital document and workflow solutions company expanding throughout northeast Ohio.
VisualEdge seeks to acquire well-managed companies that are leaders in their local markets across North America. VisualEdge provides these companies increased purchasing power, access to working capital to accelerate their efforts to capture market share and an opportunity to share in the ownership and growth opportunities of a significantly larger enterprise while retaining local control and marketplace identity.