SCHAUMBURG, IL, Issued September 14, 2021… Pulse Technology (, a technology company serving the IT, Managed Print Services, and other needs of businesses throughout the Midwest and beyond, announced today that CEO Chip Miceli and Vice President Vince Miceli are both recipients of the Entrepreneurial Excellence awards, hosted by the (Chicago) Daily Herald Business Ledger.

Chip and Vince Miceli are among eighteen local entrepreneurs who will be honored at the 22nd annual Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards hosted by the Daily Herald Business Ledger, sponsored by Republic Bank, and in partnership with NAWBO Chicago. The father-and-son team will also be honored in a special publication of the Daily Herald Business Ledger published on Monday, October 18. The actual awards ceremony will be a virtual recognition webcast, held Thursday, Sept. 23 at 4 p.m. CT. Guests can register for free by clicking this link for the event page.

Honorees are chosen on the basis of demonstrating the best traits of entrepreneurship, including the willingness to take risk, along with drive, perseverance and business creativity. Honorees were chosen among these categories:

  • Early Stage Award
  • Growth Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Young Entrepreneur Award (under 40)
  • Outstanding Service to Entrepreneurs
  • Regional Spirit Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award

Chip Miceli was selected for the Lifetime Achievement Award and Vince received the Young Entrepreneur Award.

“We were really pleased to both be selected for this honor,” said Vince Miceli, adding, “We’re excited about the direction that Pulse Technology is taking as we continue to grow and help companies with their technology and other needs and it is gratifying to see these efforts recognized.”

Chip Miceli added, “We additionally want to thank the Daily Herald Business Ledger for its commitment to reporting on business news throughout the region. We also congratulate the other honorees for their achievement.”

The Business Ledger is the leading provider of business news and information about businesses and the economy in suburban Chicago. The Business Ledger is a sister publication to the Daily Herald and part of the Paddock Publications family. To learn more about the awards, please contact Kat Polomsky,

About Pulse Technology

Pulse Technology is a leader in the field of print management, network services (IT) and other office solutions including furniture design and sales, office products and promotional products, with a history dating back to 1921. Pulse Technology is the re-branded name for several well-known area businesses: Des Plaines Office Equipment, McShane’s, and Kramer Leonard. With locations in Chesterton, IN, Chicago, Rockford and Schaumburg, IL, Pulse Technology serves the needs of businesses across the Midwest.

The firm provides products and services to a diverse client base that includes schools, hospitals, law offices, accounting firms, and financial institutions, among others. The firm has won the Sharp Document’s Hyakuman Kai award for sales excellence since 1988 and the Elite Dealer by The Week in Imaging since 2007, and has been named to the Inc. 5000 list for fastest-growing businesses across the United States. For additional information, please call 847-879-6400 or visit The company can be found on Facebook,

SOURCE Pulse Technology