Komori America has appointed Charlie Lahr as district sales manager for the western region, covering a territory that includes Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Hawaii and Alaska.
He brings more than 20 years of experience in successfully selling a variety of high-profile print products.
Lahr joins Komori America from HP, where he was an account manager, Indigo/Inkjet Pagewide Press division. In this position, he managed a territory with a broad range of customers that include commercial print accounts and in-plants.
Lahr also worked with Heidelberg at the position of technical sales and account manager, selling a wide range of pre-press, digital and analog press and finishing products.
Jacki Hudmon, senior vice president sales and marketing at Komori America, said: ’With Lahr’s strong technical background and deep expertise in selling high-end products, we are excited to welcome him to our sales team. His proven ability to successfully navigate and provide resolutions to complex business challenges fits well with Komori’s mission to meet the needs of a changing print industry with products that drive efficiency and deliver on the promise of a profitable future.’