Smithtown, NY- Prosperity Plus Management Consulting, Inc. is pleased to announce that Edwards Office Systems, Inc. copy/print division was sold to WiZiX Technology Group, Inc. Prosperity Plus acted as an adviser to Jannie and Edward Chow, the owners of Edwards Office Systems, throughout the transaction.
Located in Sacramento, CA, Edwards Office Systems was started in 1980 and has been serving local businesses since that time. The company supports equipment from various manufacturers, namely Kyocera, Copystar, Muratec, Samsung, Panasonic, Okidata, Xerox, and Brother.
WiZiX Technology Group is owned and operated by Gary Johnson. Founded in 2017, WiZiX is headquartered in Roseville, CA with additional offices in Fresno, Pleasanton and San Jose. WiZiX’ primary product offerings include Toshiba, Savin, and Lanier MFPs and printers. In addition, WiZiX offers a variety of office technology solutions including Production Imaging, Document Management, and Managed Print Services. Prior to starting WiZiX, Gary Johnson was for many years the owner and president of Zoom Imaging Solutions, Inc., which was sold in 2012 to Global Imaging Systems, a Xerox company. Zoom Imaging Solutions was one of northern and central California’s premier vendors for the digital copy, print, and scanning equipment when Johnson departed from his position as president in 2016.
This acquisition is the fourth completed by WiZiX since October 2017. Prior acquisitions include Stanton Office Machines of Fresno, Scott Technology Group of Sacramento and Complete Business Systems in Livermore, CA. This unprecedented growth and acquisition activity has rapidly established WiZiX as a major player in the office technology market throughout the central and northern California regions.
WiZiX President Gary Johnson stated “The purchase of Edwards Office Systems is very exciting. Strategically it strengthens our market presence in the greater Sacramento area, without the burden of additional overhead expenses. Edwards has an excellent technical staff that will be joining our award-winning service team. I am very excited to welcome them and the Edwards customers to WiZiX.”
Specific details are confidential and have not been released.
Prosperity Plus offers a full range of merger and acquisition services. We can represent either the buyer or the seller in a transaction. If you are thinking of selling your business or looking to buy another dealership give us a call. For more information please contact Jim Kahrs at Prosperity Plus Management Consulting, Inc., 631-382-7762 or [email protected]