ROCHESTER, N.Y., September 08 --
night, Kodak’s Christopher Payne, Director and Vice President Marketing,
Commercial Imaging Business was inducted into the Soderstrom Society by the
National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL). Payne was one of 15 industry luminaries to join
the ranks of the exclusive and prestigious organization.
for the late Walter E. Soderstrom, one of the founders of NAPL, the Soderstrom
Society is an honors organization that recognizes the contributions of industry
leaders, including printing company owners, equipment manufacturers, educators,
journalists, and consultants.
award is as much a recognition for Kodak as it is for me,” said Payne. “A
tireless focus on our customers and what they need to accelerate their business
is what has allowed us to create some of the most compelling technology in the
industry. Their success will be how we measure our success. Thank you to the
NAPL for this significant honor.”
has served in a variety of executive capacities at Kodak since joining the
organization in 1999. He also held executive marketing positions at Xeikon and
Crossfield Electronics Ltd. Payne was educated in Scotland and graduated with
top honors from Napier College in Edinburgh, where he studied Printing,
Administration and Production.
transformed into a technology company focused on imaging for business. Kodak
serves customers with disruptive technologies and breakthrough solutions for
the product goods packaging, graphic communications and functional printing
industries. The company also offers leading products and services in
Entertainment Imaging and Commercial Films. For additional information on
Kodak, visit kodak.com.
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