Document Capture Technologies Inc., which engages in the design, development, and delivery of imaging technology solutions to various institutions, recently announced the appointment of Karl Etzel as the Business and Product Manager.

Karl Etzel brings an array of experience and expertise to Document Capture Technologies. After graduating from University of California with a Masters in Mechanical Engineering, he joined the Company after spending more than a decade as the Program Manager for the US Navy. Etzel also served as the Product Manager for the Data and Communications Division for the Cypress Semiconductor and Intel’s Digital Health Group. The prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship funded his entire education for his graduate studies.

“A major competitive advantage for DCMT is the continual strengthening of our industry-leading product engineering department,” said David P. Clark, Chief Executive Officer of Document Capture. “Karl will be a key component in that area and also brings extensive sales, marketing and management acumen along with an impressive entrepreneurial background; another client and industry recognized DCMT characteristic. His role will be pivotal in the rapid execution of our new product development initiatives and broadening our already significant marketing partnerships.”

Karl Etzel has demonstrated the ability to accelerate the development and management of new products throughout his extensive career. His past work has addressed several industry verticals that are of importance to DCMT, which include leading the extensive development, marketing, and OEM support needed for the innovative hardware reference design for the healthcare sector.

Document Capture’s patented technology provides the market with high quality images at a lower power consumption level, all in a compacted design. DCT also offers a comprehensive suite of proprietary software development tools that help facilitate the integration of document capture products with newer and existing counterpart applications. All products are simple to use with any computing device where a lightweight and small footprint scanner is needed. DCT products support Windows7/Vista/XP, Windows CE, Linux, and MAC OS.

Document Capture Technologies Inc. is a worldwide provider and innovator for the USB powered mobile page-fed document capture industry. The company offers USB-powered scanning solutions and contact image sensors that are complementary metal imaging sensor devices. The company products include DocketPORT, a compact/document/image capture device; and TravelScan, an entry-level document management product that allows the user to email, fax, and organize business documents, all in the touch of a single button.

Other products include business card readers, barcode scanners, identification card scanners, passport security scanners, and document verification scanners. Document Capture Technologies markets its products all over the world, including the US, Canada, Europe, South America, Australia and Asia. The company, which was formerly known as Sysview Technology Inc., opted for a new name in January of 2008. The company is headquartered in San Jose, California.

For more information on other products offered by Document Capture Technologies, visit their company website: www.docucap.com

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