iimak has appointed Willis Reese as director of business development for its digital inks division to further develop, grow, and expand the digital ink portfolio within multiple markets.
Reese started his career at Sun Chemical, focusing on the traditional packaging ink and printing market, developing and selling the first 4-color paper towel and napkin inks. He has been in the digital ink and coatings business since 2006, making his mark at companies such as Noveon, Hexion, INX, and DyStar.
As a Kentucky native, Reese graduated from Murray State University with a bachelor’s degree in Printing Management/Graphic Arts.
‘Our executive leadership team is thrilled to have Willis join our company. His extensive 20 years of inkjet experience will help drive iimak’s continued growth and success in developing aqueous-based inkjet ink solutions for many OEM printer companies,’ commented Steve Emery, SVP of Digital Inks at iimak.