District OfficersClick a district on the map for contact information for each district. BTA WEST DISTRICT OFFICERS PresidentMike McGuirkProCopy Office Solutions Inc.1917 E. 5th St.Tempe, AZ 85281Phone: (602) 776-2679BTA Member Since: 2013McGuirk is president and equity partner of ProCopy Office Solutions, located Tempe, Arizona. He also serves as president of Action Imaging, ProCopy's Tucson, Arizona-based company. McGuirk began his career in 1983 at Uni-Copy and was promoted to management in 1987, eventually becoming the branch manager of the company's largest division. When Danka acquired the company in 1993 and named ProCopy the core company for all West Coast operations, he was the first person named district manager, covering both Arizona and Southern California. Over the next nine years, McGuirk held various senior management positions until leaving in 2002 after almost 20 years. In 2002, he became president of Arizona Office Technologies, a Global Imaging Company, and through two successful acquisitions, grew the company to 280 employees and $55 million in revenue. Xerox acquired Global Imaging in 2007 and McGuirk remained for two years. In 2010, he joined ProCopy. Today, the company has more than 80 employees and revenues have grown to $25 million. In 2016, ProCopy became part of the Flex Technology Group of companies, with McGuirk staying on as president and an equity partner. The company has won numerous awards, including Elite Dealer three times, Best Places to Work two times and Inc.'s 5000 fastest-growing businesses in the United States three times. In 2019, McGuirk was selected by ENX Magazine as an Industry Difference Maker. He serves on the National Dealer Advisory Council for Ricoh and is the current president of the Select Dealer Group (SDG).President-ElectKevin MarshallCopy Link Inc.3441 Main St., Ste. 100Chula Vista, CA 91911Phone: (619) 424-8000BTA Member Since: 1995Marshall is the president and co-founder of Copy Link Inc., Chula Vista, California. His passion for business and his community lead him to become a founding member of BTA's Select Dealer Group (SDG), board chair for the YMCA and president of the Chula Vista Chamber of Commerce. The opportunity to work alongside some of the greatest men and women in his community has helped shape Marshall both personally and professionally. He lives by the motto: “Become a hunter of blessings.” Marshall married his high school sweetheart, Kimberley, and they are now celebrating 30 years of marriage and three amazing children. Today, after experiencing life-changing events such as watching his children leave for college and start their lives, supporting his wife during serious health issues and losing his mother, Marshall has gained a renewed zest for life and again found the hidden blessings that come through challenging times. His optimistic point of view and passion to help others has been described as a breath of fresh air. Marshall's mission is to inspire, empower and motivate people to see the blessings in life and reach their full potential.Vice PresidentBrian LandgrenElectronic Business Machines802 134th St. S.W., Ste. 170Everett, WA 98204Phone: (425) 742-2244BTA Member Since: 2010Landgren is president of Electronic Business Machines (EBM), located in Everett, Washington. He has more than 25 years of experience in the independent dealer channel, including 14 years at Global Imaging Systems. After graduating college, Landgren started his career in public accounting and, in 1986, he joined an independent office technology dealership in West Palm Beach, Florida, where Landgren was promoted to CFO and vice president of administration. In 1992, he was recruited to a dealership in Baltimore, Maryland, as its vice president and CFO. In 1997, Landgren was recruited for the vice president and CFO position at a newly acquired group of companies in Washington and Oregon that became the Northwest Group for Global Imaging Systems. During his time in the group, Landgren was promoted to COO, executive vice president and, finally, president. During his 14 years with Global, Landgren managed the growth of the Northwest Group from $8 million to an excess of $60 million in revenue. In 2012, he left Global and joined EBM as its president. A 34-year-old company, EBM sells a full line of Canon and Kyocera products and focuses on customer service. During the past seven years, EBM has more than doubled in size and has a business plan to more than double again in the next four years. Today at EBM, Landgren has responsibility for the sales, service and operational organizations, as well as developing and implementing the company's growth strategies.Immediate Past PresidentDan BombardYuma Office Equipment340 S. Main St.Yuma, AZ 85364Phone: (928) 343-2298BTA Member Since: 2001Bombard is owner/manager of Yuma Office Equipment, YOE Connext and their parent corporation, Mountain View Corp., located in Yuma, Arizona. He began his career in 1985 as a copier technician specializing in Canon equipment. Within a few years, Bombard was certified on Canon, Sharp and Ricoh products, and was also well versed in Panasonic and Kyocera Mita products. He started his career with Yuma Office Equipment in early 2002 and worked as a technician before becoming a controller specialist and, ultimately, IT director and service manager. In 2013, Bombard became the owner of Yuma Office Equipment and Mountain View Corp. In 2015, the company was recognized as an SBDC Small Business of the Year by the Small Business Development Corporation of Arizona and has been named an Elite Dealer by ENX Magazine three times. Bombard has been a member of the OKI Data Americas Dealer Council and is currently in Optimists International and the Yuma Rotary Club. He is on the board of directors of Crossroads Mission and MACCNA, both 501(c)(3) non-profits in the recovery industry. He is also the author of two books and was a featured speaker at Harvard Club. BTA MID-AMERICA DISTRICT OFFICERS PresidentBrantly Fowler Zeno Office Solutions Inc. 5301 W. Loop 250 N. Midland, TX 79707 Phone: (432) 550-9366 BTA Member Since: 2015Fowler is no stranger to the office technology industry. As a Fowler, some say he has toner in his blood. His father, Dale Fowler, is the owner of Zeno Office Solutions Inc., located in Midland, Texas. While still a teenager, Fowler began learning the copier/MFP business as a warehouse employee. By the time he completed high school, Fowler had worked in several positions throughout the company and had learned the renowned importance of Zeno customer service. He proudly served in the U.S. Coast Guard as an operations specialist from 2009 to 2013. After Fowler's military service, he returned to Midland and to Zeno as a sales representative. Throughout his tenure as a salesperson and sales manager, Fowler has focused on growing Zeno's customer base in Midland. As the executive vice president, he is currently overseeing the company's rapidly growing sales force, as well as running the daily operations. Fowler and his father have created their own succession plan where he will be the owner of Zeno Office Solutions beginning in January 2025. Fowler is a member of the Select Dealer Group (SDG) and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business. He and his wife, Amber, have two children: Bayleigh, seven, and Brenner, four. They are involved with their church and several non-profits throughout their community. Fowler's favorite part of the industry and running Zeno are the lifelong relationships he has created.President-ElectGreg Quirk JQ Office Equipment 3350 N. 90th St. Omaha, NE 68134 Phone: (402) 339-5003 BTA Member Since: 2013Quirk is president of JQ Office Equipment, located in Omaha, Nebraska. The company, founded in 1965, first joined BTA in 1974. JQ Office Equipment provides managed print and mailing solutions to businesses in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa. Quirk spent the first 18 years of his business career in technical sales and, in 2000, he entered the office technology industry. Quirk graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln with a degree in engineering. He has an interest in overseas assistance programs and has made multiple trips to Romania to help orphaned young adults enter the job market. Quirk has also mentored Romanian business owners on how to grow market share with the help of their employees and he has assisted in third-world community service projects to help people in need.Vice PresidentDavid Owens Accel Imaging Systems P.O. Box 330306 2716 S.E. Loop 820 Fort Worth, TX 76163 Phone: (817) 704-2421, ext. 101 BTA Member Since: 2008Owens begin his career in the office technology industry in June 1973 at John S. Wyatt Co. in Nacogdoches, Texas. Initially working in the delivery department, he soon started servicing copiers, typewriters and calculators. A few years later, Owens went into marketing full time. It was with this company that he truly got his education in the industry. Owens moved to the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas area in December 1979 and continued to work in the industry with a couple of different dealerships until the opportunity to start a copier company came along, which had been a goal of his for several years. Currently, he is the president and owner of Accel Imaging Systems in Fort Worth, Texas, where he continues to operate the business and provide outstanding service for his clients and great opportunities for his associates.Immediate Past PresidentMatt Jackson Copynet Digital Imaging Solutions 2805 E. Plano Parkway, Ste. 100 Plano, Texas 75074 Phone: (972) 881-2679, ext. 103 BTA Member Since: 2003Matt Jackson is president of Copynet Digital Imaging Solutions, located in Plano, Texas. He has served as president of the company, which is a Kyocera/Copystar, Savin and HP dealership, since 1990. Jackson is also a founding member and past president of the PRO Dealer Group, and is a member of the Rotary Club. He has been married to his wife Lauren for 25 years and has three children — Parker, Grace and Campbell. Jackson received his business degree from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. BTA EAST DISTRICT OFFICERS PresidentDavid Scibetta Copier Fax Business Technologies 465 Ellicott St. Buffalo, NY 14203 Phone: (716) 853-5000, ext. 17 BTA Member Since: 2009Scibetta is the owner, executive vice president and CIO of Copier Fax Business Technologies, one of western New York’s largest office technology providers and the exclusive office technology company of the Buffalo Sabres. He is a nationally recognized leader in the industry who frequently speaks about best practices at various conferences throughout the country. Scibetta has been a BTA West volunteer since 2016. In 2015, he was named a "Young Influencer" by the Cannata Report and was the youngest principal in the history of the publication to receive the honor. When Scibetta joined Copier Fax Business Technologies in 1997, his initial duties were to oversee software expansion in the company which, up until that point, focused on hardware. Through Scibetta's leadership, Copier Fax launched Documentelligence, a proprietary solution service that encompasses hardware, software, document management, IT and security services. Through his work, Copier Fax was recognized as an ENX Elite Dealer from 2011 to 2019; won the Dealer Award of Excellence in 2011; and was named to Inc. 5000’s Fastest Growing Companies in America in 2008, 2010 and 2013 to 2015. It has also been named a “Top Private Company” from Buffalo Business First from 2014 to 2019. Scibetta resides in Lockport, New York, with his wife Heather and his three children: Maddie, Owen and Michael.President-ElectMike Boyle BASE Technologies Inc. 23 Francis Clarke Circle, Ste. 1B Bethel, CT 06801 Phone: (800) 466-6377 BTA Member Since: 1994Boyle is president of BASE Technologies, located in Bethel, Connecticut. He founded the company in 1992 after an extensive tenure in the facsimile business. When Fujitsu left the North American market, Boyle put his knowledge and experience to work, starting BASE Technologies and primarily targeting telecommunication companies. The business grew and developed into one of the leading total document solution providers in the Northeast region. Twenty-five years later, BASE is now recognized by Kyocera as one of its most elite service organizations in the country. In recent years, BASE has expanded its offerings to include a variety of document solutions and network services. Apart from the office technology offering, BASE regularly offers its support to the community through an assortment of charitable events, in addition to participating in a local mentorship program.Vice PresidentJoe Dellaposta Doing Better Business 14500 Byers Road Hagerstown, MD 21742 Phone: (301) 797-1399 BTA Member Since: 1979Dellaposta is COO of Doing Better Business (DBB), located in Hagerstown, Maryland. He started working at his parents' company, Word Processing Services Inc. (WPS), during high school in the warehouse and eventually became COO of the company in 2002. While COO of WPS, Dellaposta served on the Ricoh National Dealer Council. Before WPS, he served as a territory manager for both Ansell and Baxter International Inc. Dellaposta, along with his siblings, created DBB and acquired the assets of Van Dyk Business Systems in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Total Service Inc. in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, and WPS on Aug. 31, 2017. His mission at DBB is to help the family-owned-and-operated organization provide industry-leading technology and services to its customers, enabling them to focus on their core businesses while becoming increasingly successful. DBB has experienced tremendous growth over the past four decades and Dellaposta would like to continue to improve the company's overall market presence through mergers, acquisitions and strong organic growth. A large part of the philosophy and culture of DBB includes giving back to the community. To that end, he sought out and was recently elected to the board of directors of the Boys and Girls Club of Washington County, Maryland. Dellaposta earned his Bachelor of Science in business management from the University of Maryland and his Master of Business Administration from Frostburg State University. In his leisure time, he enjoys golfing, music, art, theater, traveling and spending time with his family.Immediate Past PresidentMike Ardry Automated Business Solutions 277 Captain Lewis Drive Southington, CT 06489 Phone: (860) 276-9500 BTA Member Since: 2008Ardry is executive vice president of Automated Business Solutions (ABS), headquartered in Warwick, Rhode Island. With five locations throughout New England, he has been a major reason for the organization’s growth and strong reputation around the region. Ardry was the former president and owner of Office Equipment Center (OEC), based in Plantsville, Connecticut. He started at OEC as a service technician and purchased the business in 1988. Ardry was there from the beginning, when OEC sold typewriters and calculators. His leadership and vision transformed the company into a complete value-added provider, offering copier/MFPs, printers and managed IT services. Ardry's business model and the company's ongoing growth came to fruition in 2017 when OEC was acquired by ABS. The synergies between Ardry and the ABS leadership team continue to reinforce the vision that was originally created by ABS Founder Alan Albergaria. Ardry personally handles all sales, logistics and administrative duties in support of one of the country’s largest retailers. His success and influence for the last year as the general manager within the Connecticut market led to Ardry's promotion to executive vice president, effective April 2020. In his current role, Ardry oversees all major functions of the organization including, but not limited to: sales, IT, administration, marketing and operations. BTA SOUTHEAST DISTRICT OFFICERS PresidentDebra Dennis CopyPro Inc. 3103 Landmark St. Greenville, NC 27834 Phone: (252) 756-3175 BTA Member Since: 1973Dennis is vice president of support services at CopyPro Inc. of Greenville, North Carolina. The company has operations in eastern North Carolina and is a technology partner representing Savin and Konica Minolta. She began in this industry in 1986 with CopyPro. Dennis has extensive experience in all aspects of the office technology industry and is involved in community organizations. She has won vendor awards for outstanding service management and has served on the BTA Southeast board since 2008. Dennis has served on the national BTA Board of Directors, currently serves on the national board for IBPI, a copier/MFP dealer buying group, and has served on the board of her local community festival. She attended Ayden-Grifton High School, Pitt Community College and Liberty Baptist University. Dennis is the proud mom of two great kids.President-ElectJames Buck Carolina Business Equipment Inc. 5123 Bush River Road Columbia, SC 29212 Phone: (866) 275-9213 BTA Member Since: 1976Buck serves as director of sales operations for Carolina Business Equipment, based in Columbia, South Carolina. The company has operations across South Carolina, northern Georgia and southern North Carolina, and represents multiple lines including Kyocera, Toshiba and Sharp. Buck got his start in the industry in 1993 with Lanier Worldwide and has worked in the industry in many capacities, including leading the Kyocera global sales group, as well as directing the dealer channel for OKI Data. He has experience on both the manufacturer side, as well as the dealer side with extensive knowledge in managed print services. Buck attended Coker College for his undergraduate degree and Wake Forest for his graduate studies. He is married to his wife, Jill, and they have five kids: Jay, Halee, Mary-Claire, Millie and AJ.Vice PresidentMichael Hicks Electronic Business Machines Inc. 1408 Versailles Road Lexington, KY 40504 Phone: (859) 233-0421 BTA Member Since: 1977Hicks is president of Electronic Business Machines Inc. (EBM), an employee-owned company based in Lexington, Kentucky. He has been with EBM for 36 years. Hicks started in the board repair/design lab, moved to service manager and then became CEO when employees bought the company in 2001. EBM's main lines are Lexmark and Xerox. In addition to the company's local dealership, it still maintains a board repair and parts facility to support the dealer channel. Hicks has served on manufacturer advisory boards and EBM has been a member of NOMDA/BTA for 43 years.Secretary/TreasurerBill James 10508 Stein Drive River Ridge, LA 70123 Phone: (504) 460-7376 BTA Member Since: 1971James of River Ridge, Louisiana, started in the industry with Olivetti Corp. in 1971, working in sales, and then software development and support. In 1982, James started Micro Systems Inc., a networking VAR specializing in accounting software. For 21 years, he served as systems support manager for WJS Enterprises Inc.Immediate Past PresidentAdam Gregory Advanced Business Solutions LLC 280 Business Park Circle, Ste. 415 St. Augustine, FL 32095 Phone: (904) 438-2701 BTA Member Since: 2014Gregory is president of Advanced Business Solutions (ABS), which has operations in St. Augustine, Florida, and is a technology partner representing Xerox, HP, Epson and OKI Data. He began in the industry in 1999 and started ABS in 2004. ABS has been awarded the ENX Magazine Elite Dealer Award multiple times. Before entering the office technology industry, Gregory played college basketball, where he received his degree, and then served in the U.S. Navy, where he was recognized with commendations of leadership and exceeding organizational standards. Gregory enjoys time with his wife, Melissa, and their seven children. He currently serves in other organizations in the community and is a big supporter of local youth sports in North Florida.AdministratorLinda Alwood BTA Southeast 11822 Justice Ave., Ste. B8 P.O. Box 14806 Baton Rouge, LA 70898 Phone: (800) 234-8996 To visit BTA Southeast's website, click here.