Des Plaines Office Equipment President Chip Miceli named to Board of Directors for International Business Products, Inc. (IBPI)14 May, 2013
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL- MAY 14, 2013…Chip Miceli of Palantine, IL, President of Des Plaines Office Equipment, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Phoenix, AZ based International Business Products, Inc. (IBPI).
IBPI is a buying group, founded in 1987 and headquartered in Phoenix, AZ that focuses on copiers, duplicators, accessories, supplied and services. IBPI is an organization with more than 330 independent commercial copier and print dealers throughout the United States, which focuses on negotiating deep discounts and rebate programs with the industry’s top manufacturers and service providers. The organization is governed by a Board of Directors, comprised of dealer principals, who are nominated and elected by their peers.
Miceli also serves as President of the Board of Directors of another industry association, the Select Dealer Group, an organization of copier/printer dealers from across the country who meet quarterly to benchmark best practices.
“Our industry is going through many changes, and there is a strong need for us to be as competitive as we can, and a group such as IBPI helps make our industry competitive,” Miceli said. He added, “I look forward to working as a member of this Board of Directors to help strengthen and guide this organization and I am honored to have been selected to serve.”
Miceli is well-known in his industry. He has authored articles in various national publications, including Office Technology, is a frequently quoted source on the topic of print management. His Chicago area company is viewed as a leader in the industry, also.
Miceli, who resides in Palatine, IL, is the President of Des Plaines Office Equipment. He is active, in his spare time, as a Boy Scout leader.
Des Plaines Office Equipment 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. For additional information, please call 847-879-6400 or visit http://www.dpoe.com