Oxton to Retire from Pitney Bowes
STAMFORD, Conn., December 12, 2012 – Pitney Bowes Inc.
(NYSE: PBI) today announced that Debbie Pfeiffer has been appointed president of Pitney Bowes Presort Services. Pfeiffer will be responsible for the Presort Services business within Mail Services and will report to Vicki O’Meara, president of Pitney Bowes Services Solutions. Jay Oxton, president of Pitney Bowes Mail Services, will retire from the company at the end of February 2013.
Pfeiffer has more than 29 years in the industry, most recently serving as the vice president of U.S. sales and client services for Presort Services. Her extensive industry experience and appointments include: vice president/general manager, Ohio operations and vice president of national accounts for Pitney Bowes Presort Services; and industry co-chair for the Central Ohio Postal Customer Council (COPCC). Pfeiffer is also a former board member of the National Association of Presort Mailers and currently serves as a member of the National Postal Policy Council.
“Debbie Pfeiffer has a long-standing, respected career within the mailing industry and has consistently proven herself as a strong, visionary leader,” said O’Meara. “Her ability to deliver results and her in-depth knowledge of the mailing industry will help us continue to work closely with our customers to deliver services that can increase efficiency and savings opportunities.”
Oxton joined Pitney Bowes in 2002 as a result of Pitney Bowes’s acquisition of PSI Group, Inc., and has more than 17 years of experience in the mailing industry. During his tenure at Pitney Bowes, Oxton helped grow the Presort Services business from 11 to 36 facilities across the United States. Oxton also helped lead several important investments to expand service offerings, drive operational efficiency and foster innovation, always with an eye to the customer. He was also instrumental in forming Pitney Bowes’s recently announced Global E-commerce business group under Mail Services. Prior to Pitney Bowes, Oxton was president and Chief Operating Officer of PSI Group.
“Jay Oxton has been an outstanding leader who has made significant contributions to our Mail Services business during his career at Pitney Bowes,” said O’Meara. “He has been instrumental to the growth of our Presort Services and Global E-commerce businesses, and has built and mentored a very talented team. We thank Jay for his leadership, and wish him and his family happiness in the years ahead.”
As the nation’s leading mail presorter, Pitney Bowes enables customers to receive significant postage discounts on First-Class™ letters and flats, and Standard Mail®. Pitney Bowes currently handles 14 billion pieces of mail per year through its 36 facilities across the United States.
About Pitney Bowes:
Pitney Bowes provides technology solutions for small
, mid-size and large firms that help them connect with customers to build loyalty and grow revenue. The company’s solutions for financial services
, public sector
and retail organizations are delivered on open platforms to best organize, analyze and apply both public and proprietary data to two-way customer communications. Pitney Bowes is the only firm that includes direct mail, transactional mail, call centers and in-store technologies in its solution mix along with digital channels such as the Web, email, live chat and mobile applications. Pitney Bowes is a $5.3 billion company with 29,000 employees worldwide. Pitney Bowes: Every connection is a new opportunity™. www.pb.com
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