ProSource Announces Expansion into the Kentucky Market15 Apr, 2014
CINCINNATI, OH – April 15, 2014 – ProSource, the region’s leader in office technology and business solutions, announces today its expansion into the Kentucky market. The launch of the ProSource Kentucky Operation, effective May 1, 2014, will add two additional branch locations—in Louisville and Lexington, KY— to the existing fleet of offices in Blue Ash, West Chester and Dayton, Ohio.
“This is a strategic and exciting move for ProSource,” said Brad Cates, President and CEO. “Our intent is to add jobs to the region and provide the same superior products, services and solutions to businesses in Kentucky as we have done for the last 30 years in Ohio. Our brand promise is clear. We provide simple, powerful solutions delivered by the best customer experience in the industry.”
To ensure that ProSource is successful in the Kentucky market, the company today also announces that Tom Messmer, General Manager of Sales (Cincinnati), will spearhead the initiative, moving into the role of General Sales Manager for ProSource Kentucky. Messmer joined ProSource in 2009, bringing with him 18 years of extensive industry experience. Messmer continues to lead record growth, contributing to the largest wins in ProSource history, and was named GM of the year in 2010 and 2013.Tom’s dedication and continued success with the ProSource Team has earned him Eagles Club honors—the most prestigious possible—for the past four years. Tom received his Bachelor of Business Administration, Cum Laude, from Xavier University and is a native of Kentucky.
Additionally, ProSource announces the promotion of Jared Lorenzen, Account Manager (Cincinnati), to anchor the Lexington sales operation as the Strategic Account Manager. Prior to joining ProSource, Lorenzen played professional football (quarterback) for the New York Giants, during which he earned a Super Bowl ring in Super Bowl XLII. Lorenzen, who led the University of Kentucky football team as quarterback throughout his collegiate years, is thrilled for yet another homecoming—this time, bringing his proven track record of success to the business field.
“Our commitment to excellence will travel well,” said Jim George, VP of Sales, “The leadership in our Kentucky operation, combined with our nationally recognized service team, will position ProSource to deliver the same level of quality in Kentucky as in Ohio.”
ProSource—a total office solution provider—provides industry leading technology solutions to help customers become more efficient, productive and competitive in their business. ProSource’s scope of services include an extensive portfolio of office equipment, document automation and technology solutions for businesses large and small. ProSource is one of the fastest growing companies in the Tri-State, serving more than 5,000 customers. Employing more than 180 people, ProSource has offices in Dayton, Cincinnati and West Chester, Ohio. http://www.totalprosource.com.