Punch Graphix has appointed Patrick Canavan president and CEO of its North American operations, based in Itasca, IL, USA. He succeeds Kristof Vereenooghe, who moved back to Europe.
Canavan is the former president of LG Philips’ USA division, and sales director for North and South America. Prior to that he held various positions of increasing responsibility within Philips Electronics, primarily in sales, marketing, customer service and strategy related disciplines.
Punch Graphix provides imaging and printing equipment, including Xeikon digital presses for commercial and industrial markets, and basysPrint imaging systems for commercial offset markets.