New Appointments: December 2011

OKI Data Americas announces that Jess Trotter, vice president of US Channel and SMB Sales, has been named one of the Top 100 Executives in the Channel by CRN. This annual list recognizes individual channel executives for continuing to change the way the channel does business to increase partner sales while shaping their own organization’s future. At OKI Data, Trotter is responsible for developing the sales strategies needed to achieve the U.S. Channels Hardware and Consumables revenue goals.

Sign Effectz, Inc. has hired Mark Lemke as production manager of its Glendale, Wisconsin manufacturing facility. Lemke will manage the pre-production, engineering, and purchasing functions at the company. He brings 26 years of custom sign manufacturing experience to the position.