Dscoop marks membership milestone.


* Dscoop has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, and has recently hit the 7,000-member mark globally. Since launching in 2011, Dscoop Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) has signed up 500 members in the past seven months. Since launching in 2009, Dscoop Asia-Pacific has added more than 1,000 members.

"Hitting these numbers is tremendous, but where we judge ourselves is on the value that we're bringing to our members," says Chris Petro, global chairman of Dscoop and CEO of GlobalSoft Digital Solutions. "As an owner of HP Graphic Arts equipment spanning North America and Europe, I think Dscoop offers the best opportunity to connect with other owners and print service providers."

In 2013, Dscoop will host annual conferences in each region with an accompanying global partner program:

North America: Dscoop8 in February (Nashville, TN, USA)

Asia-Pacific: Dscoop Asia 2013 in May (Beijing, China)

EMEA: Dscoop EMEA in November (location TBD)

"It has been an enormous undertaking to bring Dscoop to this level, but we've just begun," says Eric Hawkinson, global executive director...

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