TORONTO, Dec. 3 /CNW/ - Xerox Canada Inc. announced today the appointment
of Kevin M. Warren to president, CEO and chairman of Xerox Canada, effective
January 1, 2008. Warren replaces Doug Lord, who will assume the role of
president, U.S. Solutions Group, at that time.
A 23-year veteran of Xerox Corporation, Warren previously led the
transition of Xerox Corporation's $1.5 billion acquisition of Global Imaging
Systems, a U.S. office technology dealer that Xerox acquired in May. He has a
strong background in direct sales and sales management, previously serving as
senior vice president for Xerox Corporation's U.S. Eastern Sales Operations.
In his new role, Warren will be responsible for all aspects of Xerox
Canada, including sales and support of Xerox's portfolio of document
technology and services, human resources, marketing, and other operations
within the country. Warren will report to James Firestone, president, Xerox
"Xerox Canada has a history of outstanding leaders," says Firestone.
"During his tenure, Doug Lord was instrumental in driving Xerox Canada's
profitable growth, with annual revenue of close to $1.2 billion. Kevin's
extensive sales leadership experience makes him the logical choice to continue
to lead Xerox's customer-focused success in the Canadian marketplace."
Warren holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Georgetown
University and graduated from the Advanced Management Program at Harvard
Business School. He is on the national board of Big Brothers Big Sisters of
America and is also a member of the Executive Leadership Council.
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