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ENX Magazine ( has announced that both Edwards Business Systems (EBS) and Virginia Business Systems (VBS), office technology, solutions and services providers, have been named one of the country’s Elite Dealers for 2015.  - See more at: a

On April 25, 2016, Deep Run High School Marathon Dance raised $224,000 bringing their grand total to $1.7 Million over the last 10 years with the help of Virginia Business Systems. See the letter from Deep Run High School and the organizations supported by this event.

Virginia Business Systems was a gold level sponsor at the 2016 St. Catherine's School Daisy Days on Friday, April 22, 2016. See the thank you letter here!

On March 31st Edwards Business Systems attending the 7th Annual Yeungling Beer Tasting Dinner hosted by the Avenues Foundation at the Greystone Restaurant in Pottsville, PA. Mike Keeney, our West Reading based account manager and his wife Pat attended this event along with approximately 185 other people. Each of the four courses served was paired with a different Yeungling Beer and both the Chef and Yeungling Brewmaster discussed how and why the pairings were chosen. This event is a primary fund raiser for Avenues. Avenues provides quality services that enhance the lives of individuals with developmental and/or acquired disabilities in Schuylkill, Carbon, Luzerne and surrounding areas in Pennsylvania. Learn more at:

Edwards and Virginia Business Systems were honored for the 16th Consecutive Year as an Elite Dealer by ENX Magazine. Check it out!

On February 9th, 2016, Edwards Business Systems sponsored the Sponsors Night appreciation event at the Artsquest Center!

On October 26th, Virginia Business Systems earnd the distinction of being named one of 2016's Best Places to Work in Virginia by Virginia Business. See the letter here! Top 12 Best Places to Work in the Midsize Division, see the list here!

Effective November 3rd, 2015 Virginia Business Systems and Data Technologies joined forces. Read more here!

On June 3rd, 2015, Virginia Business Systems won the 2015 Pro-Tech Service Award from Konica Minolta for the 10th consecutive year. See here and  here!

On June 3rd, 2015, Edwards Business Systems won the 2015 Pro-Tech Service Award from Konica Minolta for the 10th consecutive year. Great job to our EBS Service Managers (R-L: Sam Shillabeer, Lyndon Shade and KM Technical Representative Bill Fix not pictured Lou Varga)! See here and  here!

In July 2015, Virginia Business Systems recieved a score of 98.31 from NetPromoter. See our score here.

Virginia Business Systems profiled in the December Issue of Virginia Business Magazine. Read more here!

On October 19, 2014, Virginia Business Systems was a platinum sponsor at Wine & Unwind Festival for 6th connsecutive year at the Salem Civic Center. The event is It is sponsored by the Salem Roanoke County Foundation on behalf of the Salem Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce. This event uses fundraising to support educational scholarships. Find more event info here.

On May 13, 2014, Edwards Business Systems & Virginia Business Systems launch the Jeans for Joe program in memorial of fellow employee Joe Harkins.

Effective April 29, 2014, Virginia Business Systems became an authorized Xerox Dealer in Virginia. Read our letter here

On February 10, 2014, Edwards and Virginia Business Systems were named 2014 Konica Minolta Pro-Tech Award Winners. View our letter.

On October 2, 2011, the Richmond branch was proud to participate in the American Cancer Society’s 10th Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Event by fundraising and walking. The Virginia Business Systems “Fast Forward Striders” teamed up with over 12,000 other participants and helped raise over $400,000 for breast cancer research. This was a unique opportunity to honor breast cancer survivors, remember people we have lost and raise funds and awareness to help end this disease. For more information, visit:

The Richmond office is proud to once again be a Gold Sponsor of the 7th Annual “Music for Massey” concert benefitting the VCU Massey Cancer Center to be held at the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

On October 11, 2010, Virginia Business Systems received a Thank You letter from Medical Home Plus. VBS donated $5,000 to support this noteworthy organization. Click here to read the ‘Thank You’ from the Executive Director of Medical Home Plus.

Virginia Business Systems is a proud supporter of the VCU Massey Cancer Center. VBS sponsored the Music for Massey Concert on July 25th, 2010. This concert benefited Pediatric Cancer Research Endowment Fund at VCU and raised funds that will allow Massey to recruit and hire a top-caliber researcher. Click here to read the ‘Thank You’ letter from the Assistant Director of the Music for Massey Concert.

On October 24, 2009, Virginia Business Systems co-sponsored the ‘Wine and Unwind Festival’ at the Salem Red Sox Ball Field. We were proud to co-sponsor this event where proceeds went to the Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s scholarship fund and assist to retire the debt on the Carriage House in Longwood Park.

The Richmond office was a major underwriter for the Cadillac-Kidney Foundation Golf Tournament, providing not only technical support, but also employee volunteers to man the event. Virginia Business Systems has been a sponsor for 10 years. The tournament is sponsored by The National Kidney Foundation. The foundation, a major voluntary health organization, seeks to prevent kidney and urinary tract diseases, improve the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by these diseases, and increase the availability of all organs for transplantation.

Virginia Business Systems sponsored all PAL events for the Richmond Police Athletic League. PAL is a premier organization providing opportunities through sports and education for at-risk youth. “Cops helping kids become champions in life.” Richmond - Connor’s Heroes is dedicated to conquering childhood cancer. They hope to help others be heroes in the lives of children with cancer and their families. VBS co-sponsored a Golf Tournament to benefit Connor’s Heroes on Monday, June 18, 2007 Hunting Hawk Golf Course.

On Saturday, June 30, 2007, we co-sponsored the Connor’s Heroes “Anthem Quest for the Cure”, a Treasure Hunt/Adventure Race. For more information, please visit