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Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE) names Robert Bialek Sales Director of Chicago branch
ELK GROVE VILLAGE AND CHICAGO, IL, ISSUED July 14, 2010…Chip Miceli, President of Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE), the Chicago area’s leading provider of office equipment solutions since 1955, announces that Robert Bialek of Naperville, IL has been named Sales Director of the company’s Chicago branch.
In this role, Bialek, who comes to DPOE with more than 15 years of sales and managerial experience, will be responsible for sales objectives within the Chicago territory, maintaining existing accounts, building customer base and continually acquiring industry knowledge.
Prior to joining DPOE Bialek was a Business Sales Manager for AT&T in Chicago, working within the Mobility Department for six years. He previously held mid-level managerial sales posts at MCI and Motorola.
Bialek was a four-year military police officer, following which he earned an Associates Degree from Elmhurst College. He holds numerous industry certifications and has been the recipient of several top sales awards, including the President’s Club and Pinnacle Award.
Originally from Chicago, Bialek now lives in Naperville with his wife Joey and their three children. In his spare time, Bialek is a volunteer youth baseball, basketball and football coach. As a coach with Boys Baseball of Aurora he has become acquainted with Hesed House, and is an active participant in raising funds for the not-for-profit coalition of religious ministries serving the poor in the Fox Valley area.
“I’m excited about having the opportunity to strategize on business to business development and to help further solidify the remarkable office equipment solutions DPOE brings to the table,” said Bialek.
“We couldn’t be more pleased to welcome Rob to the Des Plaines Office Equipment family,” said Miceli, adding, “His experience, knowledge and commitment to excellence is certain to add great value to our vital Chicago branch.”
Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE, http://www.dpoe.com), is a Chicago-area leader in the field of print management, and document generation equipment and solutions. The firm has been serving the 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 and 2009 Elite Dealer by the national journal Office Dealer. 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 http://www.dpoe.com