Wheeling, WV (PRWEB) March 25, 2016
TROY Group, Inc., a worldwide leader in the printing and management of security documents, announces that Larry Landtiser, Executive Vice President and General Manager, will retire from TROY in May of 2016 and John Hodgson has been appointed as the new Vice President and General Manager. Landtiser has been with TROY since October of 1985, serving in roles of purchasing, operations and finally as the Executive Vice President and General Manager for the past 10 years.
Through his service as General Manager, Landtiser developed a strong business relationship with HP, which led to the award winning Platinum Partnership TROY has today. In addition, he pioneered the development of TROY’s software and inkjet teams, who play an important role as TROY enhances its solutions to provide personalized, on demand, layered security for printed documents throughout the world. Under Landtiser’s leadership TROY’s International Sales team placed TROY product into over 100 new countries and received over 28 Commendations from the West Virginia Governor’s Office. As Landtiser moves into his retirement, he leaves TROY positioned for success.
“Larry Landtiser will be missed as he has helped TROY to become the company that it is today. His loyalty and service has been invaluable in leading TROY to be a recognized leader in Security Printing Solutions,” stated Patrick Dirk, Chairman and CEO.
John Hodgson, who currently serves as Vice President and General Manager for TROY Healthcare Solutions, has been appointed to the role of Vice President and General Manager for all divisions of TROY Security Printing Solutions, which will now include TROY Healthcare Solutions.
“I am confident that John Hodgson’s experience will help us continue to achieve the success that we have seen over the past 10 years,” Dirk said.
Hodgson joined TROY in December of 2002 as the Marketing Manager where he grew to become the Vice President of Inside Sales and Marketing. During his ten years in marketing Hodgson helped to introduce TROY MICR Toner Secure to our customers throughout the world differentiating TROY from competitive MICR solutions. Beyond MICR, Hodgson led the introduction of TROY’s innovative prescription printing software to the healthcare market, which is currently in use by over 500 healthcare organizations.
In July of 2012, John was appointed as the first Vice President and General Manager of TROY Healthcare Solutions. Creating the TROY Healthcare Solutions organization from the ground up, John has developed relationships with key Electronic Health Records (EHR) companies and brought forward new product ideas to achieve continued corporate growth.
Prior to joining TROY Hodgson served in a variety of product marketing and strategic planning roles in the Professional Imaging and Graphics Imaging divisions of Eastman Kodak. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the University of California at Berkeley and successfully completed the Eastman Kodak Executive Development Program.
About TROY Group, Inc.
TROY Group, Inc. (“TROY”) is a worldwide leader of personalized, on demand, layered security for printed documents. TROY offers software, security hardware and specialized consumables for securely printing transcripts, vital records, checks, money orders, prescriptions and any other important document requiring security. TROY solutions empower organizations to protect each document at the point of issue. TROY solutions are used by small and medium size businesses as well as large enterprises and government organizations to manage fraud, reduce operational risks and comply with government regulations related to protecting information privacy. As a Platinum Solutions Partner to HP, TROY is the only company in the world authorized by HP to enhance HP printers and consumables for use in secure printing workflows. TROY Customers include major corporations, banks, key government accounts and distributors worldwide. TROY has been adding trust, security and confidence to documents since 1963. Visit TROY at http://www.troygroup.com.