Certifications and Awards

Providing superior service is more than a job, it’s become our mantra. We provide excellent products and superior customer service. Because of this commitment to excellent service, we have been recognized by many of our partners. Applied Imaging is the proud recipient of numerous awards, honors and certifications, including the following:

2011 Elite Dealer Award2011 Elite Dealer Award for Applied Imaging

Applied Imaging has been selected as a 2011 Elite Dealer by The Week in Imaging, an online information and news publication for resellers of imaging technology, supplies and services.

The Elite Dealer Awards honor the best and the brightest in the imaging technology dealer community. This year’s Elite Dealer honorees encompass entrepreneurs, innovators, survivors, top sellers, and celebrated members of the communities they serve. These are the dealerships that provide office technology, software, and services to businesses and organizations of all sizes.

Another key consideration is the work environment they provide employees and the job satisfaction that culture inspires. Involvement with the community is also important and many Elite dealers and their employees generously donate time and money to the communities in which they work.

Michigan's 50 Companies to WatchMichigan's 50 Companies to Watch 2011 for Applied Imaging

Applied Imaging has been recognized as one of the 2011 “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch,” an awards program sponsored by the Edward Lowe Foundation and presented by Michigan Celebrates Small Business.

Dedicated to providing clients the best hardware, software and ongoing service, Applied Imaging develops a completely customized solution to fit each client’s document and information technology needs.

Companies that make it to the “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch” list are part of a remarkable group of second-stage companies. Defined as having 6 to 99 full-time-equivalent employees and generating $750,000 to $50 million in annual revenue or working capital from investors or grants, these companies form the backbone of Michigan’s economy.

Representing all regions of the state and a diverse range of industries, companies like Applied Imaging are known for their exceptional entrepreneurial leadership, creation of innovation or use of innovation in creative ways, and their sustainable competitive advantage.

Winners were selected by Michigan-based judges from the banking, economic development, entrepreneurship development and venture capital communities. To learn more about Michigan’s 50 Companies to Watch Awards, click here.  


Five-Star Solutions Certified

Five Star Solutions certified for Applied ImagingThe Five-Star Certified Program brings proven "tools of the trade" designed to support Ricoh's channel program members.

This multi-level channel management program is the first of its kind to be offered by a manufacturer to aggressively educate its dealer community and transition from "dealerships" to "solutions platform provider".

Unlike other programs where the focus is only on the sales staff, this program involves every level in the dealership, allowing the dealership to realize its potential by giving it tools to succeed in today's demanding document handling industry.

Dealerships will be recognized for their commitment to excellence, providing best in class solutions to their clients and the ability to differentiate themselves from their competition.

EFI Fiery Platinum Partner

Applied Imaging in focused, committed and dedicated to providing only the industry leading digital print solutions. We offer distinctive Fiery brand products and can assist you with all your printing needs.

We are recognized by EFI as attaining the highest level partner, we are expressly qualified to propose and demonstrate the innovative and integrated Fiery product line. We possess the knowledge, skills and certified professionals to recommend and deploy Fiery products, options, and solutions. We can access technical support tool available to use by EFI that assist us in servicing and supporting our customers.

To be a member of the EFI partner program, we are required to keep our Fiery certifications current, so you’re assured we have the product knowledge, skills, and commitment to deliver, maintain and support you for the long-term. EFI is recognized as a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, and we highly recommend their award-winning Fiery products and solutions delivering performance, usability, color, and integration.

EFI trusts our ability to sell, install and support their Fiery product line – so you can count on us too. As your partner, we are committed to helping you make the best buying decision for your business application, workflow and printing needs. Our goal is to provide you with products that improve productivity, surpass operational goals and ultimately add to your bottom line.

Past Awards

  • Award Winning Document Solutions Provider
  • OfficeDEALER Magazine Elite Dealer Award 2004, 2006, 2008-2010
  • Ricoh Masters Circle Sales and Service Excellence Gold Level 2003, 2004, 2005
  • USbancorp Dealer Advisory Council 2005-2010
  • USbancorp Gold Club 2004
  • USbancorp Platinum Award 2007-2009
  • Ricoh Presidents Award 2004
  • Canon Outstanding Partner Award 2007, 2008
  • Ricoh Masters Circle 2001 Aficio Color "AA" Markets Central Region
  • Ricoh Partnership Award 2009
  • Microsoft Certified Partner 2007-2011

Elite Dealer and Member in 2009 and 2010 for Applied Imaging