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Content management firm expanding local capabilities

COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. (April 5, 2011) – Imaging Office Sytems, Inc. (“IOS”) announced today that the company is expanding its document scanning capabilities to better serve its diverse business customers at its corporate office at 4505 E Park 30 Drive in Park 30 Business Center.

“Imaging Office Systems is focused on continuing to improve our capabilities to serve aerospace/defense, financial services, medical device, and growth industry customers,” said Senior Vice President Bob Barkley, “These equipment upgrades will greatly enhance our capacity and capability to secure more orders, especially in high volume document scanning and processing environments.”

Founded in 1972, IOS is a leader in document solutions, with five locations to serve customers throughout the Midwest. The company has expanded its scanning solutions to include design of automation and compliance systems and development of customized system conversion and integration services.

IOS serves Fortune 500 companies, governmental agencies, major universities, hospitals, manufacturing companies, and a diverse cross-section of businesses. Imaging Office Systems currently has 24 employees at its flagship Whitley County facility and anticipates adding 6 employees and adding multiple shifts to support this expansion project.

The Whitley County Council will today consider a request for phase-in of personal property taxes on information technology hardware and software purchases at the request of the Whitley County EDC. The company is also accessing funds available through the Talent Initiative to accelerate the training and development of its workforce.

“On behalf of the County Council, I am pleased that Imaging Office Systems is investing in its Whitley County location,” said Whitley County Council Chairman Kim Wheeler, “Our community continues to provide an attractive location for companies serving our region’s growth industries.”

About Imaging Office Systems, Inc.
Deriving 100% of its revenue from content management, IOS has installed over 450 imaging systems in the Midwest. In addition to document management solutions from its partners Hyland, PSIGen, EMC, FileBound, Canon, and Fujitsu, IOS has an in?house Professional Services Group that performs system integrations and conversion, workflow and custom programming. With its multiple facilities IOS is also one of the largest document conversion service bureaus in the United States, converting more than 6 million pages a month. For more information about Imaging Office Systems, visit www.imagingoffice.com.

About Whitley County EDC
The Whitley County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is the lead economic development agency in Whitley County, Indiana. The EDC works closely with local, regional, and state partners to support our industry clients’ growth and success. Our mission is to implement a unified economic development effort and to expand employment and business opportunities for the benefit of the people of Whitley County by developing and maintaining cooperation of all individuals, groups, and organizations within the county. The Whitley County EDC was established in 1992 and represents Whitley County, Columbia City, and the Towns of Churubusco, Larwill, and South Whitley. For more information about the EDC, visit www.whitleyedc.com.

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Media Contacts:
Bob Barkley (Imaging Office Systems) 260-248.9696
Kim Wheeler (Whitley County Council) – 260.799.5511
Alan Tio (Whitley County EDC) – 260.244.5506

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