Founded in 1969, PDI is located in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, just outside Philadelphia. For over fifty years PDI has been providing manufacturers, systems integrators and value-added resellers with high-quality and cost-effective data capture and input equipment, software, and technical support.

PDI is a leading OEM supplier, worldwide, of optical mark sense and full-page image scanning systems and magnetic stripe reader/writers, smartcard reader/writers, card dispensers and ticket issuing machines. Over a million of our scanners, readers and other products are hard at work throughout the world doing their jobs as key components of the best known and most widely used equipment in lotteries, gaming, transportation, education, voting, archiving, and many other applications.


PDI’s management is dedicated to ensuring that our organization continuously meets and exceeds our customers’ needs and expectations.

When you choose PDI as your source to meet your scanner, reader or data input needs, you gain the added value of access to a senior management consulting team that can help you with the many aspects of applying scanning technology to your needs and the needs of your customers. Throughout your relationship with our Company and over the lifetime of the products you purchase from us, PDI management remains available to you, our customer, to help with planning, solving problems, and putting together the right mix of PDI technology and technical skills to match your application.

The PDI Management Team

Gie De Keyser

President, CEO
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John W. Hanna

Director of Sales & Marketing
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