Chris Dewart Named President and CEO of Konica Minolta Business Solutions (Canada) Ltd.

Executive Vice President and COO Moves to Top Position within Canadian Arm of Organization

Mississauga, ON – April 1, 2014 -- Chris Dewart has been appointed to President and Chief Executive Officer, replacing Mr. Mark Miyamoto who is returning to Konica Minolta Inc. headquarters in Japan.

Dewart has been a member of the executive leadership team since 2010, joining Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. as the President of the Central Region where he managed to increase revenue within the region by double-digit, top-line growth in three years. A proven, performance-driven executive with more than 30 years of experience, Dewart has served in executive positions at Pitney Bowes Inc., Imagistics International and as President of OCE Printing Division of North America. Dewart has been serving as Konica Minolta Canada’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer since April 2013.

“I am honored to step into the role of President and Chief Executive Officer for Konica Minolta (Canada) Ltd.,” says Dewart. “I look forward to working with our local and international teams to further enrich our customer experience, delivering innovative solutions that meet the highest performance standards in the industry.”  

About Konica Minolta
Konica Minolta Business Solutions Canada, Ltd. is a leader in enterprise content management, technology optimization and cloud services. Our solutions help organizations improve their speed to market, manage technology costs, and facilitate the sharing of information to increase productivity. Recognized as a #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty by Brand Keys for seven consecutive years, awarded “MFP (multifunction peripheral) Line of the Year” by Buyers Laboratory LLC, and named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, the company focuses on end-to-end business solutions to help your business grow.  Clients trust Konica Minolta to help them envision how they can achieve their goals and deliver innovative solutions to give shape to their ideas. For more information, please visit www.konicaminolta.ca.

Karen Burgess
Konica Minolta Business Solutions (Canada) Ltd.
+1 905.890.6600

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