Genesis Recognized with GreatAmerica Dealer of Distinction Award for 2017

2017 Dealer of Distinction Award

Genesis was recognized by GreatAmerica Financial Services, a nationwide provider of commercial equipment and technology financing, with the 2017 GreatAmerica Dealer Distinction Award.

This award was presented to Michael J. Kahn (left), Genesis CEO, by Jennie Fisher (right), GreatAmerica Senior VP/General Manager because of the value of our partnership and our growth that GreatAmerica has seen.

In announcing the award, Jennie Fisher stated, “This growth is evidence of your innovative approach to the market, integrity and pursuit of excellence.”

2017 Dealer of Distinction Award Recipient Mike Kahn and Presenter Jennie FIsherThe year 2017 marked the 25 Year Anniversary of GreatAmerica – 25 years of uninterrupted organic growth.  Chairman and CEO of GreatAmerica, Tony Golobic, said earlier this year, “Our longevity and success has had everything to do with the bond between our loyal partners and our expectational employees.”  In further congratulating Genesis, Jennie Fisher stated, “We fully understand that our success is directly linked to YOUR success, and we appreciate your business and friendship.  We are committed to working together with you to achieve great things in the coming year and beyond.”

Genesis Named HP MPS Best in Class Partner FY17

Genesis Technologies, one of the nation's leading providers of managed print services (MPS) and multi-function devices (MFDs) from HP, was named an HP Best in Class Partner for Managed Print Services (MPS) for the third year in a row.

The distinction, which Genesis has received every time since the award's inception, recognizes top-notch service for HP MPS customers, significant contract value, and consistent year-over-year growth. As one of only 10 HP MPS partners in the country to have earned the Best in Class accolade this year, Genesis continues to be a pivotal partner in HP's ongoing success.

HPAwardMarch2018webMichael Kahn, CEO of Genesis Technologies, received the crystal pedestal award from Stan Frackowiak, HP's Partner Business Manager. Pictured left to right for the award presentation are:  Stan Frackowiak; Michael Kahn; Beth Zody, HP Pre-Sales Channel Technology Consultant; and Dennis Reese, HP Great Lakes MPS Channel Specialist. 

"On behalf of all the hard working people at Genesis, we are delighted to be named Managed Print Specialist (MPS) Best in Class, once again by HP. Genesis is the only MPS provider that has won this recognition every time since its inception in 2015," said Kahn. "HP is a valued partner and we look forward to providing great MPS solutions for a long time."

In praising Genesis for the distinction, Grad Rosenbaum, VP of Americas Solutions Business at HP, said, "Genesis Technologies joins a select group of HP Managed Print Services (MPS) partners who qualify for this special recognition because of a strategic focus on growing our joint MPS business. We look forward to achieving continued success with Genesis Technologies."

Genesis Technologies has also been awarded the following by HP:

Partner First Platinum 2017
Top 10 "Best In Class" HP MPS channel partners for 2016 and the first and second halves of 2015 (the designation was made twice that year)
HP Qualified Supplies Partner for 2016
Gold Document Solutions Specialist Partner 2016
Gold Managed Print Advanced Specialist Partner 2016
Gold Printing and Computing ServiceOne Specialist Partner 2016

One secret to its success is that Genesis Technologies offers genuine HP toner for the same cost as remanufactured (reman) toner as part of its Managed Print program.

Organizations that spend a lot of money on print, toner, service and equipment can save a lot of money when working with Genesis. Genuine HP (OEM) toner provides superior print quality and reduces service calls by 37%. Genesis has helped many local and national clients save a lot of money over the years.

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About Genesis Technologies, Inc.

Genesis Technologies is a leading provider of managed print services (MPS) and multi-function printers (MFPs) from HP and Canon, specializing in workflow assessment and infrastructure optimization. Since 1991, Genesis has helped companies understand and reduce the total cost of ownership, optimize device utilization and implement continuous improvement initiatives. Genesis works with Fortune 100 companies as well as mid-sized organizations – in every industry from education and healthcare to manufacturing and non-profit – to improve their bottom line, achieve operational efficiency and keep all office equipment devices secure.

Genesis Recognized as one of "Chicago's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®" in 2017

ChicagoBBWin17logoGenesis Technologies is recognized as one of the 2017 “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR). This is the fifth year that Genesis has received this recognition. 

The “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” award program honors companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach.

An independent research firm evaluated the 2017 winning companies on key measures in various categories. These include Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; and Strategic Company Performance.

“Genesis Technologies is honored to be recognized by the NABR as one of “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” for the fifth time,” said Michael Kahn, Genesis CEO. “We believe that our employees are the foundation of our business and we provide a workplace environment that strikes a balance between work and fun. Genesis is noted for its integrity and grounded values. We invest the time and the resources to continually improve our environment and the culture of our company. We work with our employees to develop and achieve mutual goals for mutual success.”

“Profitability and stability is essential for business in today’s economic climate.  Companies that recognize that their employees are the key to their success achieve staying power,” said Jennifer Kluge, President and CEO of the National Association for Business Resources. “Our 2017 winners create their human resource standards to ensure employee satisfaction and they set standards for every business to aspire toward.  We are proud to honor this year’s winners.”

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program of the National Association For Business Resources that provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. It is presented annually in several markets including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, San Francisco Bay Area, and nationally.

Genesis Named HP MPS Best in Class Partner FY16

hpaward2017Genesis Technologies Inc. was named an HP MPS Best In Class Partner for fiscal year 2016 by HP Inc. This recognition is extended to only a limited number of HP MPS Partners and is a unique honor. The award was recently presented to Michael Kahn (left), Genesis CEO, by Stan Frackowiak (right), HP Partner Business Manager. This is the second year that Genesis achieved this recognition since the HP award program began in 2015.

“Genesis has a long standing, valued partnership with HP and we are proud to be recognized with this Best in Class Partner honor.  We look forward to our continued partnership success in serving our customers’ managed print needs,” said Michael J. Kahn, CEO for Genesis Technologies.

In congratulating Genesis for the achievement, Grad Rosenbaum, HP Vice President and General Manager of HP Americas Managed Services, said, “Genesis Technologies has been inducted into an exclusive group of HP MPS partners who qualify for this special recognition. Thank you for your continued partnership and contributions to our joint success. I look forward to what we can accomplish together in 2017. It’s a very exciting time to be an HP MPS Best in Class Partner during this time of industry growth for MPS.”

Genesis Recognized with Canon Top Dealer Award for 2016


For the second year in a row, Genesis was recognized by Canon with a Top Dealer Award for accomplishments in the 2016 sales year. This award is presented to dealers who met or exceeded their baseline targets for the year. 

“Genesis is proud to achieve this sales award from Canon,” commented Michael Kahn, CEO.  “We have a great partnership with Canon. Our success in selling Canon devices reflects the dedication of our sales staff who do a great job in recommending Canon products that best meet our customers’ needs.”

In announcing the award, Canon top executives in the Canon Business Imaging Solution Group, said,  “We sincerely thank you (Michael Kahn) and all of the employees in your dealership.  Your continued success in 2017 is critical as we endeavor to increase our market share in all segments of the black and white and color markets.  We look forward to working with your dealership.”


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