Stewart Krentzman Appointed to Board of Trustees
Teaneck, NJ (December 6, 2007) —Stewart Krentzman, a resident of Rivervale, NJ, has been named to the Board of Trustees of Fairleigh Dickinson University as of December 3, 2007. He will serve for a three-year term.
Dr. J. Michael Adams, president of Fairleigh Dickinson University, said, “Stew Krentzman has a world view as CEO of an international company and he is an experienced educator. His business acumen, his experience and his passion for the University are wonderful complements to the Board and we are delighted that he has joined us.”
Krentzman is president and chief executive officer of Oki Data Americas, Inc., a subsidiary of Oki Data Corporation in Tokyo, Japan, headquartered in Mount Laurel, NJ. The company provides world-class printing technology and real-world solutions to manage workflow and optimize business performance. He serves as a Director to the Board of Oki Data Corporation, as well as Director of Oki Data Americas, Inc., in Sunnyvale, California.
Since joining the company in 1997, Krentzman has held several positions of increasing responsibility, including executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Among his many achievements, Krentzman has been elected to the Worldwide Who’s Who of Business Professionals in 2003, 2004 and 2005. In addition, he was elected to the National Register’s Who’s Who in 2005 and the International Who’s Who Historical Society in 2005. He is an active member of the Computer and Communications Industry Association in Washington, D.C., and teaches graduate and post-graduate marketing students at New York University.
Prior to joining Oki Data Americas, Krentzman held various sales and marketing posts at Unilever N.V., including director of marketing/ Lipton Teas and director of marketing for condiments and snacks.
In June, he was inducted into The Pinnacle, the highest award the University can bestow on its alumni. Krentzman earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University and his master’s degree in human resources from the New School for Social Research in New York. His wife, Bonnie, is also an FDU graduate and serves on the Alumni Association Board of Governors.