Millennium Business Systems Awarded Sharp Platinum Level Service Provider for Nine Consecutive Years

CINCINNATI, OH (June 1, 2020) – Flex Technology Group (FTG) is proud to announce that one of its companies, Millennium Business Systems, has recently been named a Sharp Platinum Level Service Dealer for the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year. While this accomplishment pays tribute to Millennium’s superior service, it also marks the ninth consecutive year they’ve received this prestigious award. In addition, Millennium is one of only twelve dealers nationwide to be recognized for AAA Platinum level, which is the highest accreditation given and the only one in the State of Ohio.

The Sharp program was designed to distinguish service organizations that not only meet, but also exceed performance benchmarks and the implementation of industry best practices in this area. To qualify for the program and be eligible to receive the Platinum Level Service Provider Award, an organization must meet several criteria that demonstrate excellent training, education, service support, and customer satisfaction. The recognized companies must show commitment to training by having archived certification on all current models, as well as a certification in a Network discipline. In addition, the organization needs to have written service escalation processes ensuring their commitment to customer satisfaction. They must also follow all preventive maintenance guidelines and practice written total call procedures to maximize mean copies between visits.

“It is an honor for us to receive the Sharp AAA Platinum Level Service Providers Award for the 9th consecutive year,” said David A. Bartlow, President, Millennium Business Systems. “We are proud to work with Sharp products, which are among the most valuable in our award-winning lineup. Millennium Business Systems is dedicated to providing an unprecedented level of customer service with best-in-class technicians and knowledgeable sales personnel that make sure each model purchased, perfectly fits the client’s needs.”

As a AAA Platinum Level Service Provider, Millennium Business Systems has demonstrated superior customer support by ensuring that all reasonable efforts have been made before opening a support ticket with Sharp’s technical hotline, timely updating tickets, and leveraging remote diagnostic technologies. In addition, Millennium Business Systems has delivered consistent performance and quality by only using genuine Sharp parts and supplies.


About Flex Technology Group

Flex Technology Group provides customized office technology solutions for national and leading-edge regional companies. The company focuses on print, document management, document production and managed IT solutions, representing industry-leading suppliers such as Canon, Ricoh, Konica Minolta, HP, Lexmark and various software solutions. FTG services almost 60,000 customers nationally. For additional information, please visit

About Millennium, a Flex Technology Group company

Millennium Business Systems is proud to partner with industry giants such as Sharp, Lexmark, Papercut, Square 9, HP and Dahle. Millennium Business Systems currently ranks as the 15th largest Sharp dealer out of 680 dealers in the United States, the 6th largest in the Central Region and #1 in the State of Ohio. They are a Premier Platinum Service Provider recognized for the execution of best practices within the industry in the areas of service customer satisfaction, training, management, and technical expertise. Their core competency is maximizing the flow of data and documents. The solutions are managed locally and backed by the extensive resources of world-leading, market-defining corporations. They specialize in delivering integrated document management systems and solutions, enabling customers to improve document workflow. For additional information, please visit or contact Venetta Diesel Varney at [email protected].

About Sharp Electronics Corporation

Sharp Electronics Corporation is the U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s Sharp Corporation. Sharp is a worldwide developer of one-of-a-kind home appliances, networked multifunctional office solutions, professional displays, robotics and energy systems.

About Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America, a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, markets the advanced, MX Series multifunction printer (MFP) systems that help companies manage workflow efficiently and increase productivity. As a leader in security within the MFP industry, Sharp MFPs feature the Sharp OSA® development platform, which seamlessly integrates network applications to create a personalized MFP that can meet virtually any business need, and Scan2 technology, which scans two-sided documents in a single pass to enhance scanning reliability and preserve document integrity.

For more information on Sharp’s business products, contact Sharp Electronics Corporation, 100 Paragon Drive, Montvale, N.J., 07645. For online product information, visit our web site at