OfficeWare to Announce First 10 "20 Days of Christmas" Non-Profit Winners

Winners Expected to Attend December 8th Holiday Open House at KFC Yum! Center

Winners Expected to Attend December 8th Holiday Open House at KFC Yum! Center

LOUISVILLE, KY - December 6, 2011 - OfficeWare, a division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. (Konica Minolta) and an award-winning provider of document management and print solutions, will announce the first ten “20 Days of Christmas” non-profit winners of a Konica Minolta black and white copier/multifunctional device at a special holiday open house, 5pm, Thursday, December 8, 2011 at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville.

Seven Louisville organizations are among the initial winners including the Americana Community Center, Audubon Tradition Elementary PTA, Community Clubhouse, Dreams with Wing, Friends School, Orphan Care Alliance, and Southwest Community Ministries, Inc. Additional winners include the YMCA of Southwestern Indiana, Evansville, IN; Albion Fellows Bacon Center, Inc., Evansville, IN; and Lexington Humane Society, Lexington, KY.

The remaining 10 winners will be selected from nominations sent to OfficeWare and announced later this month. Non-profit organizations in OfficeWare's service area still have over one week to apply and any individual can nominate an organization.  However, in order to be considered for a ReNeW free black and white copier/multi-function device, each non-profit must first qualify by filling out an application. Those forms are available by contacting Becca McKnight at OfficeWare at 800-888-2797 x101 or online at OfficeWare's web site www.officeware.com. Deadline is December 16, 2011.

About OfficeWare
OfficeWare, a wholly owned subsidiary of Konica Minolta Business Solutions, U.S.A., has provided its customers integrated document solutions since 1957. Today, OfficeWare offers comprehensive 'Managed Print Services' to address the changing dynamics of today's connected office environment. The company has been recognized with multiple industry awards including "Dealer of the Year" from the Business Technology Association and one of the country's Elite Dealers for 2011 by The Week In Imaging. A 98% uptime performance guarantee and a 95% customer referral rating reflect the company's commitment to be a trusted business partner, improve customer's productivity and reduce operational expenses. Headquartered in Louisville, KY, OfficeWare serves customers from five office including Louisville, Lexington, and Bowling Green, KY, Evansville, IN and Marion, IL.

About Konica Minolta
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. delivers an award-winning portfolio of document management technologies and Business Intelligence Services for print environments of any size and scope including enterprise customers, small- to medium-sized businesses, and key vertical markets.  For the fourth consecutive year, Konica Minolta was recognized as the 
#1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys.  Buyers Laboratory Inc.  (BLI) has named Konica Minolta 2011 "Line of the Year" award winner for the company's award-winning line of bizhub Color and Monochrome Multifunctional Products.  For more information, please visit www.CountOnKonicaMinolta.com  and follow Konica Minolta on  Facebook YouTube, and  Twitter.

OfficeWare Contacts
David Owens
+1 513.985.9600

Rebecca McKnight
+1 513-985-9600

Steve Turner
Solomon/Turner PR
+1 314.205.0800