Corporate Executives

Biographical Information on company leaders


Jim D'Emidio

Jim D’Emidio joined Muratec in 1987 and has served in a number of roles with the company including area, district and regional sales management positions, as well as overseeing the Muratec national accounts program. Jim was promoted to Vice-President of Sales in 1998 and strategically shifted the company’s focus from retail distribution to the independent copier dealer channel. This strategy yielded a stronger sales performance, as well as increased profitability and stability. He was promoted to his current role of president in 2008.


Jim frequently participates in industry events as a guest speaker, presenter and panelist, covering topics such as managed document services, emerging technologies, document security and B2B sales strategies.


A proud Gator, Jim received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida. He later received his MBA in finance and international business cum laude from George Washington University.


Mike Christenson
Senior Director, Distribution/Repair Center

As the Senior Director of Distribution / Repair Center for Muratec, Michael Christenson manages the inventory, distribution and traffic functions of all Muratec products, inspection, reconfiguration and repair of incoming equipment. He is also responsible for facilities and security of the corporate headquarters and distribution center.


Prior to joining the Muratec team, he worked in the oil fields of Texas and Oklahoma as a Stimulation Service Supervisor with a leading well servicing company. He graduated with honors from the Elkins Institute of Dallas in 1986.

Carl Mica
Senior Director of Technical Support and Information Systems

In his role as the Senior Director of Technical Support and Information Systems, Carl Mica manages Muratec America’s Customer Support Center, Dealer technical training, Muratec in house training, and the delivery of service to products serviced by Muratec. Carl is responsible for Muratec’s IT direction and the implementation of Muratec’s IT strategic initiatives. He has also supervised various Factory and Quality Assurance inspections in South Korea and Taiwan. He is also a member of the Muratec Product Team. Carl received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston and is a Microsoft Certified Professional.

Patti Scotch
Director Sales Support

In her role as Director of Muratec’s Sales Support Group, Patti Scotch oversees customer and corporate support for Muratec’s dealer network. and National and Government Account programs. Her department is responsible for customer service, sales administration, reporting, RFP processing, sales programs and order processing. 

Under her leadership Muratec’s Sales Support Group has been consistently recognized by the Business Technology Association (BTA) for its commitment to excellence and she has received Muratec Imagemaker status for her multiple contributions to the company.

Juli McCarthy
Director Human Resources

Juli has been with Muratec since 1992 and has worked in the human resources department for most of her tenure overseeing employee relations, benefits administration, salary administration, payroll administration and general affairs.  Before joining Muratec she worked in the banking and property management industry.  Juli attended New Mexico Junior College.  She has earned her Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from the HR Certification Institute and is a member of both the Society for Human Resources Management and Dallas Human Resource Management Association, Inc. 

Lou Stricklin
Director, Marketing

In his role as Director of Marketing, Lou Stricklin manages the sales promotions, dealer marketing support, branding strategy, public relations, advertising and web marketing for Muratec America, Inc.

Under his leadership Muratec’s Marketing Team has been consistently recognized by the Business Technology Association (BTA) for its commitment to excellence and he has received Muratec Imagemaker status for his multiple contributions to the company.

Lou Stricklin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Texas and has received CDIA+ certification from CompTIA.








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