RICOH AMERICAS CORPORATION ANNOUNCES ORGANIZATION CHANGES
West Caldwell, NJ, October 13, 2008 - Ricoh Americas Corporation announced today that Martin Brodigan will assume the position of president & CEO of Ricoh U.S., a division of Ricoh Americas Corporation, effective immediately. Mr. Brodigan has been serving as executive vice president & CFO of Ricoh Americas Corporation. He previously served as president & CEO of Ricoh Canada.
Mr. Brodigan replaces Mr. Nori Goto who will be returning to Japan to assume a new significant position with Ricoh Company Ltd.
As president & CEO of Ricoh U.S., Mr. Brodigan will oversee The Ricoh Dealer Division, Ricoh Business Solutions, Technology Services, Production Printing Business Group, People Excellence, Business Development, Customer Administration and Supply Chain Management and Performance Excellence.
Additionally, it was announced that Dennis Dispenziere has been appointed senior vice president & CFO of Ricoh U.S. Mr. Dispenziere, a 28-year employee with Ricoh, has served as director of Account Services, corporate controller and most recently was the project leader for implementing the Oracle System at Ricoh. He will report to Mr. Brodigan.
About Ricoh Americas Corporation
Ricoh Americas Corporation, headquartered in West Caldwell, N.J., is a subsidiary of Ricoh Company Ltd., the 72-year-old leading supplier of office automation equipment and electronics, with fiscal year 2007 sales in excess of $22 billion, an 7.3 percent increase over the previous year.
Ricoh Americas Corporation is a leading provider of document solutions. Ricoh’s fully integrated hardware and software products help businesses share information efficiently and effectively by enabling customers to control the input, management and output of documents. Ricoh’s line of document management devices include, color and black & white digital imaging systems, facsimile products, printers, scanners, digital duplicators, production printing products and wide format engineering systems. Additionally, Ricoh offers a wide variety of document and printing solutions directly and through strategic alliances enhancing office productivity and document workflow. Ricoh’s document management software enhances workgroup collaboration and offers secure storage, retrieval and sharing of critical information.
Ricoh Americas Corporation directly or through its network of authorized independent dealers markets and distributes products in North, Central and South America.
Information about Ricoh's complete range of products and services can be accessed on the World Wide Web at www.ricoh-usa.com.
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