Nilpeter appoints new President in North America

Lenny DeGirolmo assumes all managerial responsibilities as the President/Managing Director of Nilpeter USA on September 1, 2013.

Effective August 31, 2013, Andy Colletta has ceased his function as President/CEO of Nilpeter USA. Colletta joined RotoPress in 1993, which was purchased by Nilpeter in 2001. Since the acquisition Nilpeter has established itself as a key player in press manufacturing in North America.

Lenny DeGirolmo succeeds Andy Colletta, DeGirolmo was most recently the Vice President of Operations. DeGirolmo joined Nilpeter in 2000; he has had several key positions within the company including Vice President of Sales and North America Product Manager. He will report directly to the Executive Management Board at the Nilpeter global headquarters in Slagelse, Denmark.

James H. Shacklett III, Owner and CEO National Label Company, a Nilpeter customer, said, “I want to compliment Nilpeter on naming Lenny DeGirolmo President of Nilpeter USA. Lenny is a leader, knowledgeable about his products, energetic and a straightforward, honest person. We have worked with Lenny for years and look forward to him having the role of President/Managing Director”.

Gary Dunlap President of TVC LABEL, a Nilpeter customer, said, “I have worked with Lenny since 2003, and I can honestly say, I've never met a more driven person. As a leader, I see Lenny as someone, who is completely focused on the client, which is how I have always run my business! He has been a great partner in our success!”

Nilpeter is a manufacturer of printing presses in the global narrow web market for self-adhesive labels and flexible packaging. Nilpeter will continue to focus on their commitment with innovative technology, creative solutions, and excellent customer support, as they strive to be the most attractive business partner and supplier of printing presses in the global narrow web market for self-adhesive labels and flexible packaging.

Lars Eriksen, President/CEO of Nilpeter A/S states; “Nilpeter’s long-term presence in the North American market is a key part of our corporate strategy and we intend to keep developing our strong commitment to our valued customers”.