As President and CEO, Anthony Lane is responsible for ESI’s full bottom line and operational success across all company divisions. Anthony began his career at ESI in 2001 as Director of Sales and was promoted to Vice President of Sales in 2002. In 2005, he was promoted to Executive Vice President and General Manager and then promoted to President of the Print Technology Division in 2008. In 2015, Anthony was named President and CEO.
Due to his outstanding accomplishments and demonstration of entrepreneurship during his first two years at ESI, Anthony was the first recipient of the Bill Kamarek Leadership Award, the company’s highest honor. In addition, he was selected as the 2003 and 2005 Vice President of the Year by Global Imaging Systems (GIS), ESI’s parent company and honored as the GIS Executive of the Year in 2016. Under Anthony’s leadership throughout the years, ESI has also won many other awards as a company due to record growth in strategic areas of the business.
Before joining ESI in 2001, Anthony worked for Ikon for seven years and then Danka Industries for five years. During his time with these companies, Anthony was named Ikon’s Top Area Manager for four consecutive years and Danka’s Marketing Manager of the Year for three consecutive years.
Anthony holds to a philosophy of living a well-balanced life that encompasses work, family and the community. In addition to his passion for helping customers and devotion to family, he also sits on several local boards and is personally involved in helping young entrepreneurs and disadvantaged children maximize their potential.
Anthony is a graduate of the University of Georgia, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in Political Science.