Xanté Appoints Scott Reese as Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales


Xanté Appoints Scott Reese as Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales

Xanté Promotes Scott T. Reese to Position of  Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales

August 15, 2007 — Mobile, AL – Xanté today announces that it has promoted Scott T. Reese to the newly created position of senior vice president of worldwide sales. In his new role Reese reports directly to Xanté president and CEO Robert C. Ross, Jr., and is responsible for Xanté sales and support operations worldwide.

Reese has been with Xanté for over three years. He most recently held full P&L responsibility for the company’s European business unit as managing director of Xanté Europe. Under his leadership, Xanté Europe experienced substantial growth.

Says Ross, “We’re confident that Scott will leverage his success in Europe for the benefit of our worldwide operations. He has proven managerial, sales and leadership skills. All of these make Scott an even greater asset to the company’s success as we enter our next growth phase.”

Prior to joining Xanté in Europe, Reese held management positions with Austal USA, LLC, of Mobile, AL and ICON Software Inc. of Irvine, CA. He also spent 10 years as an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Oregon State University, and an MBA from UC Irvine.

About the New Xanté

Xanté provides state-of-the-art workflow and imaging solutions for high quality graphic and prepress applications by leveraging a combination of its own hallmark technologies and those acquired from RIPit and Exxtra.  The product line includes process-free metal and polyester computer-to-plate imaging (CTP) devices including the popular Impressia and PlateMaker lines; high resolution digital color presses including Ilumina; large format VM series violet metal platesetters and the SpeedSetter series of polyester imaging systems; and award-winning OpenRIP® Symphony workflow software, based on an Adobe® PostScript® 3™ RIP and one of the first workflows to support the Adobe PDF Print Engine (APPE). OpenRIP Symphony allows every device in the print shop — including platesetters, imagesetters, laser printers, digital copiers, inkjet printers and plotters — to be controlled from a single RIP for true workflow consistency.

Xanté Corporation headquarters is located in Mobile, Alabama, USA, with offices in Sacramento, CA; Hauppauge, NY; Duiven, NL; and Zhengzhou, CN. Xanté products are distributed through a worldwide network of reseller and distribution partners. For more information, please visit www.xante.com.

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