Presstek (Nashua, NH), a leading provider of eco-friendly printing solutions, has appointed James Boyden to its Zahara Chemistry-Free Plates Division. Boyden brings to Presstek over 20 years of experience in print production and sales leadership, and will work directly with printers of all sizes to provide expert advice and guidance for their waterless offset presses and plate requirements.
“We’re pleased to have James join our team,” said Ralph Jenkins, Director of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Presstek. “The Zahara Chemistry-Free Plates are the most streamlined platemaking solutions in the industry, and the market is flourishing. James will be a valuable resource to help customers leverage the benefits of the Zahara Plates in their operations.”
Boyden will manage the North American channel for Zahara Plates, “the industry’s only true chemistry-free offset plate for waterless presses,” said the OEM. “Customers that adopt the Zahara XP or NWL plate technologies benefit from their eco-friendly and production efficiencies, as well as their exceptional print quality.” Before Presstek, Boyden was the North American Sales Manager at Cron-Ecrm, a distributor of CTP devices. He also served as Technical Plate Specialist at SAS Graphics, a graphics supply and technology company based in Springfield, NJ.