Board of Directors

Robert Bzdick

Chief Executive Officer & Director

John Cronin


Roger O'Brien


David Klein


Robert Fagenson

Chairman & Director

Ira A. Greenstein


David Wicker

Secretary & Director

Management Team

Robert Bzdick

Chief Executive Officer and Director
President and Chief Operating Officer of DSS, Mr. Bzdick joined the company in 2010 following the Company’s acquisition of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Premier Packaging Corporation, a company which he founded in 1989 and served as the Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Bzdick became a director of Document Security Systems in March 2010. As COO, Bob uses his 29 years of experience in manufacturing operations management to integrate and strengthen DSS’s three production divisions of over 100 employees, to service DSS’s globalizing Fortune 1000 customer-base. Mr. Bzdick was appointed Acting Chief Executive Officer of DSS. He will serve as Acting CEO until the close of the merger between the Company and Lexington Technology Group. Prior to founding Premier Packaging Corporation, Mr. Bzdick held positions of Controller, Sales Manager, and General Sales Manager at the Rochester, New York division of Boise Cascade, LLC (later Georgia Pacific Corporation). He is a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology’s Business Administration with a degree in marketing finance..

David Wicker

Vice President, Operations and Technology
In his current position, Mr. Wicker is responsible for product awareness and developing business solutions for clients' documents and brand packaging. From 1991 to 1998, as a member of the Wicker Group, he was involved in security printing licensing and implementation of newly patented technology to 104 forms printers in 6 countries. His work included development of trade techniques designed to provide easy use of secure technologies, which were implemented through on-site technical training for web press operators around the country. In October 1995, Mr. Wicker was awarded U.S. patent # 5,454,598 for perforations designed to thwart fraud.

In 1995 Mr. Wicker created Document Security Consultants, Inc. (DSC) to sell and design security documents containing Wicker technologies. From 1995 to 2001, Mr. Wicker was involved in a number of document security initiatives. These included the development of Wicker2000 technology to combat the newer color copier threat, and a "safety paper" concept containing Wicker2000 technologies. Mr. Wicker successfully introduced "safety paper" to over 400 paper distributors worldwide. In 2002, Mr. Wicker sold DSC to Document Security Systems.

In addition to his innovative contributions to the development of document security technologies, Mr. Wicker brings over 24 years experience in the commercial printing industry.

Michael Caton

Chief Technology Officer, Research and Development / Emerging Technologies
In his current position, Mr. Caton is responsible for implementing and servicing the technical needs of the DSSI patented anti-counterfeiting system with licensees. Joining Document Security Systems in 2004, he worked closely with Thomas Wicker and the late Ralph Wicker in the development of some of the most sophisticated anti-counterfeiting technology in the world for documents such as currency, car titles, and travelers checks. His work also included new product development and the further refinement of existing patents.

Mr. Caton has over 24 years experience in the pre-press and printing industry of which 20 has been in the security field. Prior to officially joining DSSI, he was a part owner of Document Security Consultants. In this capacity he consulted for the Wicker Group and Thomas Wicker Enterprises while continuing his work for a variety of large printers and pre-press houses.

Philip Jones

Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Jones is a CPA and holds an MBA from Rochester Institute of Technology. He has 13 years experience in both the public and private accounting and finance sectors, including positions at Arthur Anderson and PricewaterhouseCoopers, American Fiber Systems (Controller), and Zapata (NYSE:ZAP)(Accounting Manager and Director of Finance). Prior to his role at Document Security Systems, Mr. Jones was Controller at American Fiber Systems, Inc. (AFS), a rapidly growing telecommunications company based in Rochester, NY. At AFS, he was responsible for all facets of financial and accounting management with anticipation of an Initial Public Offering. At Zapata, Mr. Jones was responsible for all SEC reporting requirements, which included the successful spin-off and IPO of the company's Internet subsidiary.

At Document Security Systems, Mr. Jones combines his technical SEC reporting experience with his hands-on operational skills required for a rapidly growing company, including directing systems and process implementations and general financial controls critical to a high growth company.

Jeffrey D'Angelo

Vice President, General Counsel
Mr. D'Angelo has served as Vice President, General Counsel of DSS since February 2011. He is responsible for oversight of the company’s corporate governance policies, regulatory compliance, and corporate transactional matters, including federal and stock exchange regulatory matters, mergers and acquisitions, contracts, domestic and foreign intellectual property filings and licensing, litigation strategy, employment matters, and management of the company’s outside counsel relationships..

Prior to joining DSS, Jeff served as a member of Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP’s Business & Finance practice group and as a management executive for Prudential Financial. Jeff received his law degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, located in New York City, and his undergraduate degree from Purdue University in General Management/Marketing. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association and is admitted to practice in New York and Massachusetts.

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