President and CEO, District Photo Inc
Neil D. Cohen is the president and chief executive officer of District Photo Inc., which is the largest direct-to-consumer digital print, variable data printer and gift fulfillment service in the world. Mr. Cohen started with the company in 1976 and has been president and CEO since 1989. The company, which has facilities in Beltsville, Md., Chambersburg, Pa., Phoenix and Newton Abbott in the United Kingdom, provides services to most major on-line providers, major retailers and to its company-owned brands. Prior to the digital revolution, District Photo was the largest independent mail order and wholesale photo film processor in the United States and the United Kingdom.
Mr. Cohen, a native of Washington, D.C., is the past president of the Photo Marketing Association International. He is also involved in numerous business groups, including the World Presidents’ Organization, and a wide range of philanthropic organizations serving children’s needs, education, faith-based organizations and health-related causes, frequently holding committee or chair responsibilities in these groups.
Neil and his wife Marcy have two children: Thea and Keith. Neil was born in Washington, DC, and graduated from the University of Denver. He enjoys skiing, bicycling, running and golf.