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IIMAK Appoints Kevin Cong Director of Research and Development

15 October 2019

IIMAK Appoints Kevin Cong Director of Research and Development

IIMAK, a global developer and manufacturer of printing consumables for Automatic Identification, Packaging and Graphics, is pleased to announce the appointment of accomplished chemist, Dr. Kevin Cong, as Director of Research and Development. In his new role, Dr. Cong is responsible for setting, guiding and executing the company’s global product development strategies for IIMAK’s thermal transfer ribbons (TTR) and fluid inks.

“Bringing Kevin onboard emphasizes our commitment to accelerating product development in the digital printing consumables market,” says Dan Harrison, IIMAK’s Sr. Vice President of R&D. “Kevin’s strong ink materials background and digital systems development experience will accelerate our ability to offer innovative printing solutions to our customers.”

Cong brings with him 20+ years of extensive technical experience in developing inks and coatings for printing technologies, including Inkjet, 3D printing, flexography, and gravure. Cong holds a Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry from the University of Vermont and earned his Master of Business Administration degree from Southern New Hampshire University.