Jan. 10, 2013
-- Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE), the Chicago area’s leading provider of office equipment solutions, announces that Patrick McGee of Joliet, IL has been named as a Field Supervisor/Color Specialist, operating from the company’s Elk Grove Village location.
In this team lead role, he will support the Service Department, provide training to technicians and serve as troubleshooter for escalated calls.
McGee brings 20 years of industry experience to his role at DPOE; prior to joining the company he was with Sharp Electronics for 15 years, most recently within the Quality Assurance division where he acted as liaison between dealers and factory engineers to identify quality issues and work toward resolution. During his tenure with Sharp Electronics, McGee had the opportunity to travel to the company’s facility in Japan on six occasions to attend training on current color models.
McGee, who holds an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science, is originally from Minooka, and now makes his home in Joliet. He is the father of two sons and in his spare time performs as a drummer with various area musicians.
“It is with great pleasure that we announce Patrick as a member of our professional team,” said Chip Miceli, President of DPOE. “His extensive industry background and knowledge, combined with a demonstrated commitment to excellence makes him the perfect choice for this pivotal role within our organization.”
Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE, www.dpoe.com)
, is a leader in the field of print management, and document generation equipment and solutions, serving the greater Chicago area since 1955. Today, DPOE operates three locations: its headquarters in Elk Grove Village, and a location in Chicago (211 West Wacker Drive) and Rockford (Loves Park, IL). DPOE is a leading provider of Sharp office equipment, as well as Oki Data. Additionally, DPOE is an authorized dealer for HP, and InfoDynamics. DPOE provides products and services to a diverse client base that includes schools, hospitals, law offices, accounting firms, and financial institutions, among others. The firm is a consistent winner of Sharp Document’s Hyakuman Kai award for sales excellence, and was named a 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 Elite Dealer by the national journal The Week in Imaging. DPOE maintains corporate headquarters at 1020 Bonaventure Drive, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007. The firm is active in a number of area civic organizations, including the Italian American Chamber of Commerce, and the Chicago and Des Plaines Chambers of Commerce. For additional information, please call 847-879-6400 or visit www.dpoe.com.