Canon U.S.A. Names Tsuneo Imai President of Virtual Imaging, Inc.

  Canon U.S.A. Names Tsuneo Imai President of Virtual Imaging, Inc.

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MELVILLE, N.Y. -- July 29, 2013

Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced
management changes at its wholly owned subsidiary Virtual Imaging, Inc.

Tsuneo Imai is now president of Virtual Imaging, a position he will hold while
maintaining his current role as senior director and general manager,
Healthcare Solutions Division, Business Imaging Systems Group, Canon U.S.A. He
succeeds Chris Duca, who will become technical advisor to the president,
supporting Mr. Imai with technical and engineering expertise for a transition

“With more than 30 years at Canon, Mr. Imai’s key strengths are his
motivational leadership style, extensive knowledge of digital radiography and
ophthalmic technology, and strong interpersonal client management skills,”
said Joe Adachi, president and CEO of Canon U.S.A. and Chairman and CEO of
Virtual Imaging. “He is the ideal executive to lead the next phase of
healthcare technology innovation from Canon U.S.A. and Virtual Imaging.”

In April 2009, Canon U.S.A., Inc. acquired Virtual Imaging, Inc. to strengthen
the X-ray system/modality business for Canon’s innovative Digital Radiography
(DR) flat panel detectors.

About Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business,
and industrial digital imaging solutions. With approximately $40 billion in
global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall
in U.S. patents registered in 2012† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World’s
Most Admired Companies in 2013. In 2012, Canon U.S.A. has received the Readers’ Choice Award for Service and Reliability in the digital
camera and printer categories for the ninth consecutive year, and for
camcorders for the past two years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest
level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based
consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon
U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
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About Virtual Imaging, Inc.

Virtual Imaging, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Combining unmatched experience, extensive resources and broad business
functions, Virtual Imaging collaborates with large complex hospital, imaging
centers, private physician offices and government organizations to support
them in becoming efficient, high-performance healthcare providers and
professionals with the latest in digital radiography technology. We assist in
the forward advancement of our clients, from strategic planning to day-to-day
operations, with our commitment to providing products and services for
diagnostic equipment, imaging solutions, and digital flat panel technology.
Learn more at or

†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark

All referenced product names, and other marks, are trademarks of their
respective owners.


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