CTS Expands, Adds Financial Industry Veteran Mitch Preston: CTS North America, a provider of check capture and cash handling systems to the financial services industry, announced that Mitch Preston has joined the company as its senior account representative. Preston has more than 10 years of sales and business development experience in the financial services industry. In his new role at CTS North America, he will be part of a proven sales team targeting the largest U.S. financial institutions. Previously, Preston served as a regional sales manager for Panini North America and was responsible for check scanner sales, relationship management and professional services provided to the Top 25 financial institutions in the Northeast. At Panini, Preston was the company’s top global sales performer after developing his region to more than $40 million in annual sales. More recently, Preston served as a business development manager for Diebold, where he was responsible for developing comprehensive payment and item processing solutions for regional banks and credit unions across nine states. Preston also worked as the strategic account manager in the financial solutions division for NCR, where he led ATM sales, relationship management and hardware maintenance operations. In this role, he managed NCR’s strategic account team of sales, technical and professional services associates. Preston has a bachelor of science degree in business and marketing from the University of Miami and currently resides in Cincinnati, Ohio. More at www.ctsna.com.