All Covered Joins the 2016 Tech Elite 250

Ramsey, N.J. - April 4, 2016 – All Covered, the IT Services division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions, U.S.A., Inc., announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named All Covered to its 2016 Tech Elite 250 list. This annual list honors an exclusive group of North American IT solution providers that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading technology vendors.

To compile the annual list, The Channel Company's research group and CRN editors together identify the most customer-beneficial technical certifications in the North American IT channel. Companies that have obtained these elite designations — which enable solution providers to deliver premium products, services and customer support — are then selected from a pool of online applicants.

"We are pleased to be once again ranked on Tech Elite 250, which validates our commitment to training and certifications in the most important technologies but, more importantly, to our focus on our customers' success through the effective use of technology," said Todd Croteau, president of All Covered. "We are continuing to expand our service offerings to reflect our customers' needs, from Enhanced Security offerings to Desk as a Service, and we continue to see tremendous interest in our cloud services and the flexibility and scalability that they bring."

"The solution providers selected for our annual Tech Elite 250 list have demonstrated a commitment to excellence and gained strong industry credibility by earning some of the most difficult IT certifications available from top technology vendors," said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. "Attainment of these exclusive certifications strengthens the channel as a whole by invigorating partnerships and enabling the delivery of exceptional customer service. We congratulate each of these organizations and look forward to their continued success."

About The Channel Company

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, it connects and empowers technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, it draws from its deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.

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About Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in information management focused on enterprise content, technology optimization and cloud services. Our portfolio of offerings deliver solutions to improve our customers’ speed to market, manage technology costs, and facilitate the sharing of information to increase productivity. The All Covered IT Services division offers a range of IT strategy, support, project and cloud computing solutions across all verticals. Konica Minolta has won numerous awards and recognition, including placement in the Leaders Quadrant on the Gartner  2014 Magic Quadrant for Managed Print Services (MPS) and Managed Content Services (MCS). Konica Minolta has been recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys for eight consecutive years. Konica Minolta, Inc. has also been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for three years in a row. For more information, please visit: and follow Konica Minolta on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter @konicaminoltaus.

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Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
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