Eckart America L.P. has appointed Bruce S. Schimmel as director of sales – graphic arts. Mr. Schimmel will be responsible for sales, product management and customer service activities within the graphic arts division.
“We are very pleased to have Bruce join our team. His strong leadership experience in serving the graphic arts market will have a very positive effect on our sales efforts and customer relationships. We look forward to his contributions,” said Anthony J. Ameo Jr., president of Eckart America.
Prior to joining Eckart, Mr. Schimmel was business manager for paints and printing inks at Ultra Additives, Inc., Paterson, NJ, working there from 1994 to 2004. He was also with Alcan Aluminum from 1981-1994, with his most recent position as regional sales manager – East Coast.
Mr. Schimmel holds a bachelor of science degree in marketing and management from Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ. He is a member of the FSCT (Federation of Societies for Coatings Technology) and NAPIM (National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers).