Sharp Honors Access Systems And AD Solutions With Annual Dealer Excellence Award

MAHWAH, N.J., Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, today announced that they are honoring AD Solutions of Orlando, Florida and Access Systems of Waukee, Iowa as the two winners of the 2015 Sharp Dealer Excellence Award. The awards were presented during the Sharp National Dealer Meeting, which took place in San Antonio, Texas, from December 3 through 6.

The Dealer Excellence Award is presented annually to dealers that have demonstrated exceptional growth and leadership during the past year. Access Systems and AD Solutions are recognized from the hundreds of dealers that sell Sharp's advanced business products and solutions in the U.S.

"We are honored to present Access Systems and AD Solutions with our 2015 Dealer Excellence Award as they are both great examples of dealers who embody the qualities we look for in an exemplary dealership within our network," says Laura Blackmer, Senior Vice President, Sales, Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America. "The award doesn't just measure sales performance, but it recognizes innovative business practices, significant year-over-year growth, outstanding customer service and long-lasting community relationships. Both dealers have seen success in these categories."

Access Systems is an experienced technology company that has seen 20 percent year-over-year growth in the past two years. Sharp is pleased to honor Access Systems with this year's Dealer Excellence award, as they are always thinking outside of the box while executing successfully. The company has also done an exceptional job driving solid sales and profit by leveraging the IT side of its business within the multifunctional printer (MFP) division.

AD Solutions has grown its business by 240 percent over the last five fiscal years and is recognized as an up-and-coming Sharp dealer. A partner since 2009, Sharp has seen the company's growth first hand. In 2009, owners Moody and Natalia Hamdan opened their first office, only 800 square feet, in lieu of building a new home. Today, the company resides in a 9,605 square foot office space.

In addition, another 21 dealers were honored with Sharp's Hyakuman Kai Elite Dealer Award at the Sharp National Dealer Meeting. The award honors exceptional partners that have achieved $5 million or more in sales during the past year.

About Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America, a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, markets the advanced, MX Series multifunction printers (MFP) systems that help companies manage workflow efficiently and increase productivity. Sharp MFPs feature the Sharp OSA® development platform, which seamlessly integrates network applications to create a personalized MFP that can meet virtually any business need, and Scan2 technology, which scans two-sided documents in a single pass to enhance scanning reliability and preserve document integrity. To keep documents safe from unauthorized users, Sharp is a leader in the MFP industry in security by offering the most secure suite of MFP applications.