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Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. Joins Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A.

Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. to offer Konica Minolta's Complete Line of Award-Winning bizhub and bizhub PRO Products and Solutions

Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. Joins
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A.

Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. to offer Konica Minolta's Complete Line of
Award-Winning bizhub and bizhub PRO Products and Solutions

POST FALLS, ID and RAMSEY, NJ - April 16, 2007 - Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced that Northwest Office Technologies Inc. of Post Falls, ID has joined Konica Minolta's dealer channel. Founded in 2004 by Rick Wickham, President/CEO, Northwest Office Technologies will now offer Konica Minolta's complete line of award-winning bizhub™ and bizhub PRO™ products, as well as its extensive document management and workflow solutions.

With 6 employees and looking to add another 4 by the end of 2007, Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. currently services Schools, Major Manufacturing, Real Estate Firms, and Print Shops to name a few industries in their territory.  For the past few years, Northwest Office Technologies has established itself as first-class dealership in the Northern Idaho and Eastern Washington markets as the premier business equipment and technology systems provider. Their business philosophy is based on integrity, and they pride themselves on unparalleled customer satisfaction. 

"To remain a world-class leader in the digital imaging industry and expand our market presence, we are continually seeking new relationship opportunities with top-caliber dealerships across the United States," said Stephen T. Jones, Executive Vice President, U.S. Dealer Sales, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. "Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. shares Konica Minolta's vision and commitment to delivering the best quality products and services to its customers."

"We based our decision to become part of Konica Minolta's dealer channel on the quality of the company's management team, as well as its products and services. Konica Minolta is rich in resources that will lift us above the competition and that will help us in our efforts to continually bolster our customer roster, we do not take our partnerships lightly and will only partner with companies that bring the highest quality to our clients," said Rick Wickham, President, Northwest Office Technologies Inc.

The corporate headquarters of Northwest Office Technologies is located at 6280 E. Seltice Way, Post Falls, Idaho 83854.  Their main phone number is 208.769.7572, and can be found on the Web at www.nwotech.com.

About Northwest Office Technologies Inc.
Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. leadership brings over 60 years of experience to our clients emphasizing customer service above all else. Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. believes that the local touch to your organization will provide better support to you with local service and supply billing, dispatch and supply distribution. Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. also empowers its employees to make decisions to better support you the client. We only represent products that we know will work now and going into the future. Northwest Office Technologies, Inc. is continuously striving to provide better service and will always be on the cutting edge of the industry with our client's best interests in mind. Therefore, you can rest assured that we will continually be developing better ways to serve your organization. Like the new software program for our website that will allow you to put in a service call, order supplies and look up the history of your equipment right on line. Our technicians are required to call the client within two hours of receiving the service call and we require a four hour response time from the time the call has been dispatched, we average 90 minutes for response. We can also take care of all of your printer toner needs with our in-house cartridge remanufacturing facility and we also work on most printers for $75.00 per printer plus any parts if needed. We have the best products for your use and the best employees for your service needs in the area! We truly are: "People who listen... Technology that works!"

About Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. offers a broad range of multifunctional digital imaging solutions inspired by its bizhub brand of powerful solutions that serve as the central resource for document scanning, in-house printing, copying, faxing and electronic archiving and distribution. From high-quality color and monochrome bizhub systems for workgroups and small offices, to advanced high-volume bizhub PRO production printing systems for large corporations and print-for-pay services, is leading the industry toward integrated, networked hardware/software solutions that are more simple, reliable, and cost-effective. Complementing its bizhub solutions, Konica Minolta also offers desktop laser printers, microform digital imaging systems, wide-format printers and scanning systems for specialized applications.

Headquartered in Ramsey, New Jersey, Konica Minolta delivers expert professional services and experienced, responsive client support, in addition to the world-class service provided through its extensive network of direct sales offices, authorized dealers, resellers and distribution partners in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America and South America. For more information, please visit Konica Minolta at www.kmbs.konicaminolta.us.

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