Edward Crowley, President & CEO
With more than 25 years of marketing and management experience, Ed Crowley is a thought leader in product development, strategic marketing and the managed print services market. Since establishing Photizo Group, a consulting and market intelligence firm dedicated to managed print services, in 2006, he has successfully worked with OEMs and industry suppliers to develop winning and sustainable competitive strategies. Learn more.
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Rob Sethre, Senior Consultant
Rob Sethre is a veteran of the printing and imaging industry with over 20 years of experience at leading companies such as Konica Minolta, Lexmark, Kyocera Mita, and Lanier. He has held key executive positions and his experience includes a broad range of geographies, product groups and functional responsibilities. Before joining Photizo, Sethre was director of printer marketing at Konica Minolta. Learn more.
+1 845.987.6201, email@example.com
Masahiko Ikeda, Senior Consultant
Masahiko Ikeda leads Photizo’s Japan office as a Senior Consultant. Ikeda has 29 years of experience developing sales, market, products, programs and channels in computer, PC peripherals, office equipment and software. He has previously served as the general manager for OEM & Alliance and as the general manager, printing solutions and services division with Lexmark.
Scott Hornbuckle, Client Engagement Executive
Scott’s responsibilities include outside sales and client relations. He joined Photizo in 2008 and has served several roles during his tenure, such as market analysis, proprietary research, custom consulting, advisory service directing, and sales. He has spoken at several industry events on topics such as imaging trends, disruptive technology, and MPS software. He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with degrees in Accounting and Finance.
Tiffany Gibbs, Client Engagement Executive
Tiffany focuses on the Photizo Transform conference events, io360 subscriptions and client relations support. With more than 12 years of experience in the commercial print and manufacturing industry, working for Quebecor World and Quad Graphics, Tiffany brings a diverse background of Customer Service, Project Management, and Business Development, as well as additional experience with variable data and direct mail printing.
Jiqiang Rong, Director, Primary Research
Prior to the acquisition of Lyra by Photizo, Rong served as Lyra’s director of primary research and senior analyst for toner supplies- and page volume-related research. He has strong knowledge of the Chinese digital imaging market. He was a project manager and statistician for two full-service market research companies, and has served as project manager for a benchmarking study of nascent entrepreneurs at Babson College.
Ryan Kelly, Project Manager
Ryan Kelly coordinates team members and engages with clients to ensure consulting projects are completed on time and at the exacting standards of Photizo Group. Prior to joining Photizo, he oversaw the production of artwork for one of the nation’s leading fine art fabricators. Ryan served in the United States Peace Corps in Honduras and holds a degree in Philosophy from the University of Texas at Austin.
PUBLICATIONS & SERVICES
Ann Priede, Vice President, Advisory Services and Consulting
A veteran of the printer industry, Ann Priede has broad managerial responsibilities within Photizo. She has held positions with Lyra, Konica Minolta (formerly Minolta-QMS and QMS) and NEC Imaging Technologies. During the past 20 years, she also has held the positions of senior product manager, manager of national accounts, manager of sales training, and application support specialist.
Mike Huster, Director of Research Analysts, Senior Analyst
Mike Huster has been in the hardcopy and technology industry for more than 20 years. He has worked for IBM and Lexmark in a variety of management positions in engineering, sales, finance, e-commerce, and worldwide marketing. Recognizing the MPS trend, Huster seized the opportunity to join Photizo Group as a senior partner in 2006. Learn more.
Larry Jamieson, Director, Hardware Advisory Service / Supplies Advisory Service
Larry Jamieson leads Photizo’s Hardware Advisory Service. He has more than 30 years of experience in the information processing industry. Previously, Jamieson was responsible for ink jet and laser desktop printer and MFP analysis, forecasting, and client support at Lyra. Prior to 1995, Jamieson was associate director of the Electronic Printer Service at BIS Strategic Decisions.
Ken Stewart, Practice Director, Services
Ken Stewart works as a director at Photizo Group, leading the Services Practice and the award-winning Partner Transformation channel consulting practice. Recognized as one of the Top 40 most influential people in the imaging industry for 2013, Stewart graduated from Western Governors University with a BS in Information Technology Network Management. A decorated, former U.S. Marine, Ken has successfully navigated the technology and business landscape for over fifteen years by building bridges between people, technology and processes to achieve results.
+1 864.916.9536, firstname.lastname@example.org
Abbie Mantor, Publications Editor
Abbie Mantor has recently joined Photizo Group as Publication Editor; her primary responsibility is bringing leadership to the growing io360 publication. A graduate of Olivet Nazarene University with a degree in Journalism, Mantor brings a wide range of marketing and publications experience.
Jennifer Sekelsky, Research Manager
Jennifer Sekelsky provides research and analysis for Photizo Group’s publications and services group. Prior to Photizo Group’s acquisition of Lyra Research, Sekelsky was head of Lyra’s Secondary Research Group, where she was responsible for researching and compiling new product data regarding the printing and imaging industry from a wide variety of sources. She was also an associate editor for The Hard Copy Observer, focusing on overseas business news. Sekelsky has also worked for Harvard University’s Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics.
Scott Dunham, Research Manager
Scott Dunham is a Research Manager for Photizo Group, and is leading Photizo’s expansion into the world of 3D with market analysis and research. Scott has been with Photizo Group for two years researching Managed Print Services and the imaging industry, and is now looking to provide insight into new opportunities.
Terri Crowley, Director, Conferences and Events
Terri Crowley oversees Photizo’s global series of Transform conferences. She is responsible for managing logistics and arrangements including facilities, food, handouts and technology for each event. Crowley coordinates the conference agenda and is responsible for qualifying speaker applications. Crowley joined Photizo in 2008 and has held positions in data process management and office administration.
FINANCE & OPERATIONS
Becky Peak, Accountant – Midway, KY.
Brad Wilson, Design and Production Coordinator – Midway, KY.