Bindomatic Board names Göran Tolf as CEO
(Stockholm, Sweden, April 29, 2016) – Bindomatic AB, the Binding Efficiency Experts — parent company of Coverbind Corporation — today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Göran Tolf, Ph.D. as Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Tolf previously held the position of Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Technology Officer of Bindomatic.
"Today marks a new and exciting day for the Bindomatic Group with the naming of Dr. Göran Tolf as the CEO of our company," said Thomas Blitz, Bindomatic AB’s Chairman of the Board. “The board and I have complete confidence in Göran’s ability to build on Bindomatic’s achievements so far and to make our company even stronger than ever before."
Since joining the company in 1992, Tolf has orchestrated major improvements throughout the company, most notably the development of the industry-leading Drop&Go Technology® line of binding machines which have dramatically increased the company’s market share.
“I am energized about taking over the helm of Bindomatic as we look forward to progressive changes in how we approach the marketplace,” Tolf said. “We are and will remain the Binding Efficiency Experts that our base of over 10,000 customers worldwide have known to trust and depend upon for their binding needs.”
“Göran’s leadership, intelligence, and foresight make him the best person to lead Bindomatic into the next phase of growth and expansion. He has the support of our Board, employees, distributors, and partners,” said John Davis, Chief Marketing Officer at Bindomatic. “We are fortunate to have such a strong talent already on our team and are excited to move forward with him in the CEO position.”
About Bindomatic and Coverbind
Bindomatic AB is a Swedish corporation and technology-leading manufacturer of best-in-class document binding solutions, doing business on a global scale for over 40 years through a vast distributor network as well as wholly owned subsidiaries. The U.S. headquarters are located in Wilmington, N.C. under the trademark Coverbind Corporation. The group is dedicated to providing top-quality business solutions for professional document finishing. They continue to strive to be the world leaders in off-line finishing by supplying best-in-class binding machines as well as unmatched quality with a variety of covers and supplies.