Do you work with your parent or kid or any relative of family member?
This industry is full of family businesses, so I thought I’d make a page dedicated to photos from dealers and imaging industry businesses where moms and dads and kids and aunts an uncles and cousins could appear. Enjoy!
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I will put them on this page!
Jack, Slade & Tyson Stargel from their open house at Minute Maid Park. There were over 150 companies & over 330 guests in attendance. The President of the Houston Astros, Reid Ryan, was the featured speaker.
Ed and Ryan Jones, Advanced Business Systems, Watertown/Syracuse NY
Chuck Robbins, Chairman & CEO, Third Generation; Austin Robbins, Sales Manager, Fourth Generation. Portraits Above (L to R) C Austin Robbins, 2nd Generation; Grover Robbins, Founder, and above Bill Robbins, 3rd Generation” COECO OFFICE SYSTEMS, a fourth generation Robbins family owned business started in 1921, is celebrating its 95th anniversary. The regional office equipment and technology company spans over four generations of the family. With a customer base throughout the Carolina’s and Virginia, COECO prides itself in quality products, integrity, tradition, and is abound with leadership as well as community service.
Dave Bishop, left, President & CEO – 2nd Generation of the Bishop Family Jeff Bishop, right – 3rd Generation Mason & Ethan Bishop – future 4th Generation
AIS in Minneapolis – Matt, Mike, Tim, and Ryan Keating, Stephanie Keating Phillips
Dave and Erik Braden of Braden Business Systems in Indianapolis, IN
Jim, Chase and James Loffler, Loffler Companies, Minneapolis, MN
Paul and Jeremiah Thompson, EGP, Duluth Georgia
3 Generations of the Dellaposta Family from WPS, Inc. Ann Dellaposta, Beth Dellaposta-Elbin, Joe Dellaposta, Jake Moats, Vince Dellaposta, Debra Dellaposta. We just traded off our 94 year old grandmother, Joan Dellaposta, who was my office manager in Altoona, PA for Jake Moats, 19, in our Hagerstown, MD warehouse—or we could have had 4 generations at one time!
JT Tepley and John Tepley, Elatec
Gordon Flesch – Top left to right, Bill Flesch (Chief Development Officer), Tom Flesch (CEO), John Flesch (Vice Chairman board of Directors). Bottom row, l to r: Mark Flesch COO, Patrick Flesch president.
Paul Archer and his Daughter Kristie Jackson from Automated Business Products in Centennial, CO
Larry and Adam Weiss, Atlantic, Tomorrow’s Office
Dan Doyle Senior and Junior of Dex Imaging
David and Al Scibetta, Copier Fax Business Technologies, Buffalo NY
Erik Crane, Heidi Starks Crane, Toni and Vern Starks, Copy Products, Inc.
Nick and Larry Coco, Coco Training, Danbury CT
JT Tepley and John Tepley, Elatec
Ever and Alfredo Milanes, ecoprintQ
David and Mena Valentine, Complete Business Solutions, Papua, New Guinea
Art, Susan, and Michael Schwartz. Image Systems; Somerset, NJ
Gerry and Meg Ryan, Emerald Document Imaging, Farmingdale, NY
The Lopez Family of Barlop in Miami, FL – Mallory, Monica, Jose, Madelyn and Michele
Steve, Greg, Jeff and Ryan Gau of Marco
Mark and Josh Gregory, SouthEast Office Systems, Alpharetta, GA
Michael and Terry Wilcox (and Frank Betancourt), Seminole Office Solutions, Longwood, FL
Alec, Theresa, Phil and Jocelyn Houser, Document Solutions Inc, Albuquerque NM
Brian Parisi Copier Systems in Buffalo NY
Mark, Chris, Bob Jr. and Jeff Borgstrom, McGrath Office Equipment, IL (now ISBS)
Ryan and Phil Hughes, Phil Hughes’ Office Solutions, Launceston, Tasmania
Jack and John Branka, Jr. of Standard Digital Imaging, Philadelphia, PA
Mae, Edward, Pam , and Dale; Saulisbury Business Machines, South Carolina
They don’t work together but how can I not post Konica Minolta VP Bill Corry and his family including the 2015 Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Queen so close to St. Patrick’s Day?
Kim and Meghan from GreatAmerica
Jarrod McCarthy and his son Aiden from OKI Data at BTA East event in Boston
Digital Office Equipment, Statesboro, GA: From Left to Right: Abbie Blackmon (wife of Brad Blackmon) Hunter Blackmon (son of Abbie and Brad Blackmon) Brad Blackmon (son of Roy and Debbie Blackmon) VP of Operation Debbie Blackmon (President of Digital Office Equipment) President Walker Blackmon (son of Abbie and Brad Blackmon) Roy Blackmon (vice President of Digital Office Equipment) Vice President Courtney Mills (daughter of Roy and Debbie Blackmon) VP of Admin
Brett, John, Johnny & Tory Cosich of Proven Business Systems, Chicago
Lou and Andy Slawetsky, Industry Analysts, Circa 1976
Joseph Michelucci, Donald Michelucci, Anthony Michelucci, CDi Office Technologies, Beaver & Presto PA
David and Al Scibetta, CopierFax of Buffalo
4 generations of Stramaglios from MWAi
Shannon and Jim Davenport, Anders Business Solutions
SOS Founders Victor and Virginia Puente and co-owners Vince (left) and Buddy Puente (right)
Ray and Ray Belanger, Bay Copy
Randy and Olivia Muntean, CopyRight, Canton Ohio
Phillip and Sherri-Lynn of Document Imaging Partners from Ontario Canada
Greg and Matt Frank, COPECO, North Canton, OH
Jeffrey, Lois and Alan Elkin, Advance, Baltimore
Adams Remo – Left to Right: Adam Riggs (St. Joseph District Sales Manager), Katy Carlile (Aftermarket Manager), Don Carlile (President), Rex Carlile (Founder), Dave Riggs (Vice President, Professional Services Manager), Dean Carlile (Vice President, Executive Assistant), Jody Carlile (Marketing Assistant, Digital Signage Media Specialist), Joe Carlile (Digital Signage Specialist)
Mom Donna and Abigail on Take Your Daughter to Work Day at RJ Young in Nashville
Mike Kelly and Chelsey Bode, Pearson-Kelly Office Products, Missouri
Ed Bilson from my testing partner DataMaster and Frédérick’s (the owner) sons Raphaël and Alban
The Stones of SOS in Richmond VA
Josh and Scot Berry, MCC in Memphis
Mary Jo Johnson and Dad, EO at 50th anniversary in 2007
Andrew McLachlan, Director of Austral Business Machines (Queensland, Australia), talking copiers with a customer with daughter “Zaice” asleep in his arms.
Terry and Larry Chapman from Business Electronics in Birmingham
Love this picture. Me, my dad Lou, David and his dad Al Scibetta, CJ and Frank Cannata
Gordon Flesch Corp President Tom Flesch and sons Mark (VP Eastern Sales, Left) and Patrick (VP Western Sales)
Jenna and Mike Stramaglio, MWA Intelligence
Jennie and Cameron Fisher, GreatAmerica Financial
SOE (Stone’s Office Equipment) of Virginia – Frank Stone, Sally, Mike, Tina and Sam
Dan and Christianne Strull (owners, CEO and CFO), Lianne Coffman (niece), and Paul Cooper (brother); Copier Headquarters in CA
Clint and Colby and other service members of Copier Headquarters in CA
Rich, Greg and Jason Gobin, Gobins, Cañon City
The Lopez family of Barlop Business in Miami, FL. Mallory, Michele Jose, Monica and Madelyn. 30th anniversary party! Congrats!
5 generations of the Berry family from Memphis Communications Corp. Guess which one is the sales manager!
Savannah and Don Carver, UCI Document Solutions, Amarillo, Texas
Charlie, Lindsay and Lou Usherwood from Usherwood Office Technology
Jake & Shane Hannon from Print Control Software, Inc. in Scottsdale AZ
The Les Olson Company – The Olson family, circa 1956: From left, Tom, Ray, Jim, Nancy, Reva, Les, Scott, Sue, JoAnne, Annette, Steve, Bobbie, Larry.
Juliana (my boss from my first copier sales job!) and her daughter JC McKee from Meridian
Dan Doyle Senior and Junior of Dex Imaging
Jerry and Rebecca Blaine, LDI
Rob Spicer and his “bonus-daughter” Dani Flint from Northern Business Systems in Fairbanks, Alaska
Pete and John Eckstrom, Carolina Business Equipment
Jeremiah and Paul Thompson, EGP Atlanta
Barry and John Sullivan, A&A Office Systems, Middletown, CT
Willis Boswell (founder), Michael Boswell, President, Erik Boswell, VP holding his newborn son Layton. Mid-City Office Systems, Inc., Auburn, IN (then Mid-City Typewriter) was founded in 1952 as a Royal typewriter dealer and became an authorized Canon dealer in 1976.
Eve and Andy Slawetsky, Industry Analysts, Inc.
Mike Stramaglio and his boss Dominic of MWA Intelligence celebrating July 4