Equipment is mission critical to race organizers
MONTREAL, Quebec, June 7 /CNW/ -- IKON Office Solutions, Inc., the
world's largest independent channel for document management systems and
services, today announced it will be the official business equipment provider
to the Grand Prix of Canada to be held in Montreal, Quebec on June 8, 9, & 10,
2007 at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.
IKON will be supplying the latest technology in multi-functional
printers, copiers and fax equipment to assist race organizers in serving, F-1
Teams and the media throughout the event.
In order to prepare for the Grand Prix of Canada, IKON will deliver and
install the equipment one week before the race to ensure all testing and
systems are in place. During the three day race IKON will have two senior
technicians on site full time throughout the event to cover any technical
issues 24 hours a day.
IKON equipment will be used to output information such as: polling data,
car information, track conditions, weather reports and uptime performance.
Martin Spalding, General Manager of the Grand Prix of Canada states, "IKON has
been our exclusive business equipment supplier for the last four years. Their
equipment has proven to be extremely reliable in some very tough conditions.
The technicians understand that they are there to keep the machines
operational and they perform year after year for The Grand Prix of Canada."
Sean Smith, IKON's President, Canadian Operations states, "Being involved
in one of the most prestigious events in Canada is a great honour for us. As
the world's largest independent channel for document management systems and
services, we also pride ourselves on being engaged at the local market level
where we get an opportunity to invite our customers, partners and staff to
thank them for their commitment and loyalty."
IKON Office Solutions, Inc. (www.ikon.com) is the world's largest
independent channel for document management systems and services, enabling
customers worldwide to improve document workflow and increase efficiency. IKON
integrates best-in-class copiers, printers and MFP technologies from leading
manufacturers, such as Canon, Ricoh, Konica Minolta, Kyocera Mita and HP, and
document management software and systems from companies like Captaris, Kofax,
EFI, eCopy and others, to deliver tailored, high-value solutions implemented
and supported by its global services organization - IKON Enterprise Services.
With fiscal year 2006 revenue of $4.2 billion, IKON has approximately 25,000
employees in over 400 locations throughout North America and Western Europe.
Infinity Communications Inc.
For further information:
For further information: Leanne Bucaro, Infinity Communications Inc.,
firstname.lastname@example.org, +1-416-708-4488 Web Site: http://www.ikon.com