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Bonnie VanSledright, Content Producer

Applied Innovation Celebrates Grand Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Newly Renovated Traverse City Office

TRAVERSE CITY, MI, June 14, 2023 – Applied Innovation, a nationwide leader in office technology, proudly announces the successful ribbon cutting ceremony for their newly renovated Traverse City office. The event, held on June 14, 2023, was marked by great anticipation, and was attended by esteemed guests, including clients, community members, and the honorable Mayor Richard Lewis of Traverse City.

The attendees were warmly welcomed by the executive team of Applied Innovation, including Casey Lowery, COO of Applied Innovation, who shared an inspiring speech before the official ribbon cutting took place. Lowery expressed, “I really feel like the values of Northern Michigan align closely with what we’re doing at Applied. At Applied we call our values our “Elements of Success” and two really stand out to me today, one being Community. We are proud to invest in the community and excited to grow with Traverse City. And the other element is Family. As a family-owned business, we are committed to this community, staying independent, and making sure that we’re involved as much as we can be.”

The event showcased the company’s commitment to growth, innovation, and exceptional service in the community. The extensive renovation project at Applied Innovation’s Traverse City office features cutting-edge technology and an enhanced workspace designed to foster collaboration, efficiency, and productivity. In addition to the new Traverse City location, Applied Innovation takes pride in its achievements as a Ricoh dealer and is honored to share that it is the 2nd largest Ricoh dealer nationally and the 1st largest Ricoh dealer in the Midwest. These accolades further exemplify Applied Innovation’s commitment to excellence and its position as a trusted industry leader.

Mayor Richard Lewis, in a meaningful speech, expressed his appreciation for the selection of Traverse City as the hub for Applied Innovation in Northern Michigan. He remarked, “We appreciate you being here and selecting us as your hub for Northern Michigan… especially coming out here on to Main Street, which about three years ago was a little rougher than it looks right now. Thank you for your investment and we are here to help you any way we can.” His words highlighted the significant contribution of Applied Innovation to the local business community and the positive impact the company’s presence has had on the city’s revitalization efforts.

Applied Innovation extends a heartfelt thanks to all the clients, community members, and dignitaries who attended the ribbon cutting ceremony and made it a resounding success. The newly renovated Traverse City office serves as a hub of innovation, enabling Applied Innovation to continue driving growth and exceptional customer service in Traverse City and surrounding areas.

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About Applied Innovation

With over 35 years of expertise, Applied Innovation provides imaging, technology, and automation services to businesses, healthcare organizations, educational institutions, and manufacturing operations. Our goal, to improve our clients’ businesses and the lives of the people working within them, is measured by our 98.8% client retention rate. Applied Innovation locations in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, and Florida are home to over 500 team members, our world-class technology partnerships, and a unique Customer Loyalty Center.