Communications Corporation was founded by Brian
Bissett in the spring of 1995. The first issue of The MFP Report appeared in November 1995.
Mr. Bissett is publisher
and editor of The MFP Report, as well as an international consultant specializing in the multifunction peripheral, office
imaging and digital document markets. The MFP Report is the leading industry newsletter providing business intelligence
for manufacturers, suppliers and sellers of multifunction peripherals. Mr. Bissett has been active in digital office imaging
for over two decades as a consultant, developer, vendor, reseller and user of document and image management solutions and
addition to writing The MFP Report, Mr. Bissett provides strategic planning, market analysis, technology assessment and channel
advisory services to manufacturers and technology suppliers in the multifunction device, software and component markets.
Mr. Bissett was Vice President of Marketing for Xionics, an early developer of image controller hardware and system
software for the imaging and multifunction device markets. In the early days of the document imaging market, Mr. Bissett served as Vice President
of Marketing for document imaging software developer, Compulink. Mr. Bissett began his career in the federal consulting market, where
he was instrumental in the design and implementation of an early document information and database publication system for
the US Agency for International Development. He subsequently provided project audit, litigation support and document management
consulting services to major corporate clients, law firms and state government or multi-billion dollar power generation projects.
Mr. Bissett graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a BA in International Affairs
from George Washington University, where
he specialized in International Economics and the Pacific Rim. He was subsequently a Lehman Fellow at Syracuse University,
earning a Masters in Public Administration and Technology Policy.
Mr. Bissett has
spoken on a broad range of imaging technologies, industry issues and market trends on behalf of BTA, Xplor, AIIM, the
MultiFunction Peripheral Association, Imaging Expo, the Federal Imaging Conference, IMI Conferences, The Copier Dealers Association,
Legal Forum and BIS/Giga, as well as at numerous corporate vendor seminars.He has been widely quoted on aspects of office imaging technology,
products, markets and trends in the US and Europe, including in The Wall Street Journal, PC Week, Investors Business Daily,
Reuters and SmartMoney.
|Brian Bissett, Editor & Publisher, The MFP Report
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this." -MFP Industry Analyst
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the interview I mentioned our respect for your publication. We weren't being gratuitous." -MFP Marketing Executive
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