GEI WideFormat Appoints Two New Dealer Sales Managers

April 18, 2008 (North Canton, Ohio). Mr. Phil Trembly, National Sales Manager of GEI WideFormat, a Visual Edge Technology Company, has announced the appointment of two experienced professionals to GEI's large format solutions sales team. Mr. Darrell Burchfield will become Dealer Sales Manager for the Western Region and Mr. Michael Yates has filled the position for the Southeastern Region of the United States.

"It was very important for us to place individuals in these territories who are fully versed in all aspects of wide format category management, with proven skills in creating customized solutions focused on the customer," said Mr. Trembly. "We are extremely pleased to have such talented professionals, each having both sales and service expertise, managing these critical positions."



Mr. Burchfield began his career over 30 years ago as a copier technician with Xerox and has progressed through a variety of service and sales positions over the years with world class equipment manufacturers such as Mita, Katun, Savin, Konica, and Nevill. Over the last three years he has been with GEI WideFormat where his most recent position was National Manager of North American Service Operations. In that role, he directed all Regional Service Managers and oversaw the management of Dispatch, Parts, Training and Professional Services.

Mr. Yates has spent the last ten years growing his professional sales skills with Tekgraf Corporation. His last position there was as National Account Manager where he was responsible for developing and growing national reseller accounts with focus on solvent and aqueous inkjet printer sales. Prior to that he was National Techsage and EFI Product Champion as well as Corporate Account Manager for the Centiv Division of Tekgraf. The twenty years before Tekgraf were spent in production and management in the commercial printing industry.

About GEI WideFormat:

GEI WideFormat, a Visual Edge Technology Company, markets equipment, software, service and supplies on a direct basis as well as through a 100+ dealer network in North America. GEI WideFormat products include scanners, printers, MFPs, analog & digital copiers, poster printing solutions, and networked controllers sourced from world-class manufacturers. It is a full-service, wide format category management organization that creates customized enterprise solutions and multi-manufacturer alliances focused on customers from a wide variety of end-user markets. The wide format sales and service teams of GEI are capable of handling all aspects of an account's needs; equipment sales, service, supplies, management systems, training, technical support, logistics, software, installations and marketing.

www.geiwideformat.com

About Visual Edge Technology:

Visual Edge Technology, Inc. (VisualEdge), headquartered in North Canton, Ohio, is a successful acquirer of imaging technology businesses and office solutions companies. VisualEdge acquired and integrated Graphic Enterprises of Ohio in February, 2004. The Office Solutions and Wide Format Solutions operating companies emerged from that acquisition. In 2005 it acquired Copeco, Inc., a digital document and workflow solutions company expanding throughout northeast Ohio.

VisualEdge seeks to acquire well-managed companies that are leaders in their local markets across North America . VisualEdge provides these companies increased purchasing power, access to working capital to accelerate their efforts to capture market share and an opportunity to share in the ownership and growth opportunities of a significantly larger enterprise while retaining local control and marketplace identity.

www.visualedge.com

Investors or Solutions Companies seeking additional information about Visual Edge Technology Inc. please contact:
Michael Brigner, Corporate Vice President, Operations/Acquisitions (513) 300-6844

Press Contact:
Jim Miller, Director, Corporate Marketing
(800) 842-8448 x423
jmiller@geiwideformat.com