Rocky Hill, CT USA – Direct Color Systems is pleased to announce that Jon Stone, who joined DCS as the North American Dealer Sales Manager in 2017, has been promoted to Director of Sales Operations.
“Since Jon joined our team, he has not only been instrumental in expanding our domestic sales reach and dealer network but has continued to grow into a leadership role that will push this company forward,” says Blair Allen, President of Direct Color Systems. “This promotion is well deserved, and we are proud to have Jon work on the execution of our strategic initiative.”
In his expanded role, Jon will work closely with DCS’ internal Marketing, Engineering, and Manufacturing teams on process development, action plans, and reports to build the overall growth of the company. He will also continue to work with Dave Pitzen, Director of Sales for USA and Canada, to help develop UV LED printer sales in the US and Canada.
Prior to joining DCS in 2017, Stone held the position of Director of International Sales for Epilog Laser (a US-based manufacturer of high-end laser engraving machines). During his time there he supported the development of an extensive global distributor network, aggressive year over year growth, and the opening of an international sales office.
Based in Golden, CO, Jon loves sharing the great outdoors with his wife and two young children.
About Direct Color Systems
Direct Color Systems® (DCS) engineers, manufactures & markets small and mid-format UV LED printers that utilize cutting-edge technology to deliver rich, full-color images directly onto rigid and flexible substrates. Combined with solvent and thermal ribbon printers with related printing supplies, including software, inks, substrates & accessories, DCS offers unique benefits for the signage, ad specialty, manufacturing, DTG, name badge, labeling & awards industries.
Known for pushing the industry forward, Direct Color Systems has brought to market advanced UV LED printing features and applications like a patented ADA/Braille signage printing process, cylindrical and conical printing with the EasyCyl, a complete bulk white ink circulation system, patent pending DTG capabilities with UV ink, TEXTUR3D™, conductive ink/additive manufacturing printing, and many more.