SOURCE: Visual Magnetics

Visual Magnetics

October 11, 2011 10:00 ET

Visual Magnetics Expands Business Into Europe

Appoints Martin van Golen as Business Development Manager

MENDON, MA--(Marketwire - Oct 11, 2011) - Visual Magnetics®, developer of the revolutionary Visual Magnetics Graphic System™ that matches magnetic-receptive technologies with high-quality print media, today announced that the company has expanded sales of its Visual Magnetics Graphic System product line into European markets by opening a distribution center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands and appointing Martin van Golen as its business development manager for Europe.

Mr. van Golen brings more than fifteen years of sales & marketing experience in the large format printing business to Visual Magnetics. He previously worked for Epson Europe as marketing manager for professional photo print, Canon Europe CBS, and in various sales and marketing roles with InteliCoat Technologies Europe.

Visual Magnetics' unique magnetic-receptive solutions allow limitless possibilities for retailers. The Visual Magnetics Graphic System can be tailored to meet a wide array of changeable graphic needs and is also engineered to be ultra-low profile, allowing for multi-layering of images while giving the seamless appearance of a single layer print. Visual Magnetics began offering its products in Germany in August and van Golen will continue to build a network of certified printers and distribution sales channels, while increasing Visual Magnetics sales support capabilities across Europe.

"We are delighted to have an experienced industry veteran like Martin spearheading our growth initiative in Europe," said Joe Deetz, CEO. "His extensive knowledge of the European digital print business and his in-depth network of print professionals and distributors will be essential attributes driving Visual Magnetics expansion across the continent."

"Visual Magnetics has a truly unique technology that is poised to revolutionize retail displays, so it is very exciting to be involved in introducing Visual Magnetics products into Europe, which is a key growth market for us," said van Golen. "By continuing to add new international retail, printing and distribution channels, we anticipate a substantial increase in Visual Magnetics' worldwide adoption."

About Visual Magnetics
Visual Magnetics is the creator of the revolutionary patented large-scale graphics system that matches magnetic-receptive technologies with the highest quality print media -- empowering brands to create dynamic in-store experiences that can be effortlessly updated. Three-time winner of the DPI Product of the Year Award, the easy-to-use Visual Magnetics Graphic System™ features the patented Micro-Iron™ MagnaMedia® printable films to produce stunning photo-quality graphics that enable design flexibility and allow for multi-layering of graphic panels. MagnaMedia works on all printing platforms, the process being no different than any other papers or films, and is as easy to install as simply rolling down the graphic -- substantially lowering or eliminating installation costs while giving a professionally mounted appearance. MagnaMedia also rolls easily for increased savings in shipping. The Visual Magnetics Graphic System is fully recyclable. Follow Visual Magnetics on Twitter at For more information, please visit or call toll free 855.847.6244 (855.VISMAG4).

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