Des Plaines Office Equipment Promotes Jenna Grandt to Marketing Coordinator22 Feb, 2012
Elk Grove Village, IL - February 22, 2012 - Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE), a Chicago-area provider of office equipment and document generation solutions since 1955, today announced the promotion of Jenna Grandt of Bartlett to the position of Marketing Coordinator.
In this role, she will work to increase the growing firm’s visibility on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, as well as taking the leadership role for the company’s monthly newsletter and ongoing blog. Her responsibilities also include e-mail marketing campaigns, particularly as they related to events that the company participates in. Recently, DPOE hosted a Technology Forum at its Elk Grove Village headquarters, and also is host for a February 2012 networking event with Greater O’Hare Association.
Grandt joined DPOE in April 2011 as a Software Specialist, and she will continue in this role in addition to her new responsibilities. In the software arena, she works with DPOE team members on Customer Management Relationship (CRM) software, and trains management and sales representatives in its use. She additionally reviews and tests other software programs that the company may use, facilitating between IT, management and sales.
One of Grandt’s most recent accomplishments was overseeing the re-design of the company’s website, www.dpoe.com, and coordinating their web presence with other marketing efforts.
She holds two Associates Degrees, one from Kishwaukee College in Malta, IL, in Marketing and Management. Prior to her work in marketing and software, she pursued an interest she had since her high school days and earned an Associates’ Degree in Pastry Arts from Elgin Community College. While at Elgin, she was a member of two different honor societies, Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Beta Gamma. When she was a student at Kishwaukee, she received the “Marketing and Management Student of the Year” award.
The Schaumburg native enjoys baking in her spare time, and also volunteers each week at a local school. She is looking forward to a June 2013 wedding to her fiancée, Staff Sergeant Eric Miller.
Chip Miceli, President of DPOE, said, “Jenna brings great value to DPOE, both with her work as a Software Specialist and with her marketing initiatives. It is very important for us, as our company continues to grow, to be certain that we are communicating in the most efficient way both internally and externally. We are very pleased to have Jenna in this key role for us.”
Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE) 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.