Effective August 31, 2013, Andy Colletta has ceased his function as president/CEO of Nilpeter USA. Colletta joined RotoPress in 1993, which was purchased by Nilpeter in 2001. Since the acquisition Nilpeter has established itself as a key player and press manufacturer in North America.
In succeeding Andy Colletta, Lenny DeGirolmo assumes all managerial responsibilities as the President/Managing Director of Nilpeter USA on September 1, 2013. DeGirolmo was most recently the vice president of operations. DeGirolmo joined Nilpeter in 2000; he has had several key positions within the company including VP of sales and North America product manager. He will report directly to the Executive Management Board at the Nilpeter global headquarters in Slagelse, Denmark.
James Shacklett III, owner and CEO of National Label Company, a Nilpeter customer, comments, “I want to compliment Nilpeter on naming Lenny DeGirolmo President of Nilpeter USA. Lenny is a leader, knowledgeable about his products, energetic and a straightforward, honest person. We have worked with Lenny for years and look forward to him having the role of president/managing director."
Lars Eriksen, president and CEO of Nilpeter A/S, states: “Nilpeter’s long-term presence in the North American market is a key part of our corporate strategy and we intend to keep developing our strong commitment to our valued customers”.