Global CEO and Cartridge World North America CEO
Steve Weedon has more than 40 years’ experience in the imaging industry, including building two $100 million companies in the copier and laser aftermarket.
He is Global CEO of Cartridge World Global Holdings Company Ltd., and CEO of Cartridge World North America.
Steve joined the imaging industry in 1973. He has held senior management positions with such companies as Nashua, Kalle Infotec, Katun Corporation, and Gestetner.
In 1994, Weedon joined Static Control Components to launch and run the European operations, and later he relocated to the USA corporate headquarters as Executive Vice President. In 2003, he won the prestigious Queens Award for Industry, and was presented to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace to receive the award. In 2012, he established Hong Kong-based Discover Imaging Products Ltd.
Steve uses his vast international industry experience to help Cartridge World expand and succeed globally.
Senior Advisor to the Board
Rod Young has more than 30 years’ experience in franchising, licensing and business development in the United States, Australia, Europe, China, Southeast Asia and India, and is a recognized expert in the franchise industry.
Young’s business interests have included roles as both a franchisee and franchisor. As well as Senior Advisor to the Cartridge World Board, he is the Managing Director of DC Strategy and DCS Lawyers, Chairman of Hairhouse Warehouse (2011 Australian Franchisor of the Year), and he serves on the Board of several national and international companies.
Young is a recognized authority in franchising and business management, and has been interviewed extensively on television, radio and print, as well as a popular industry speaker at business seminars and conferences in the United States, Australia, China, Asia and India.