Women of Distinction - Cheryl Kahanec
Executive Vice President, Earth Digital, EARTHCOLOR
Cheryl Kahanec is one of the digital printing industry’s leading authorities in variable data and 1:1 marketing applications. Over the past several years, she has worked with many major companies in the selection and development of products and services for the industry, including HP, IBM, Adobe, Kodak and Xerox. As executive vice president of EarthDigital for EARTHCOLOR, Kahanec works hand-in-hand with customers to create innovative, high-impact cross media marketing packages and programs, utilizing digital communications technologies. She began her career in the printing industry as a typesetter. A fast learner and hard worker, she quickly moved up the ranks. She earned the distinction of being appointed the youngest vice president in the company’s history at Applied Graphics Technologies. As a solutions-oriented manager, she has managed crucial production workflow issues to insure successful outcomes for her customers as well as the continued growth and success of her employers.