AEPA Contracts & Bid Contacts

AEPA Contracts

Copiers
Custodial
Furniture
Industrial Arts, Career and Technical Education
Interactive Technology
Kitchen Supplies & Equipment
Mobile Learning
Musical Instruments, Equipment & Supplies
Office Supplies
School & Instructional Supplies
Sports & Health Supplies
Technolgy Catalog
Work Order & Asset Management
 

Copiers

Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA Inc. is the awarded AEPA vendor for copiers. KMBS is a leader in advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop and brings together unparalleled advances in security, print quality and network integration. (Click here to view catalog and pricing)

Konica Minolta also offers advanced software solutions, wide-format printers, microform digital imaging systems and scanning systems for specialized applications.

Contact Information:

Ken Shane
Corporate Account Manager
Konica Minolta Business Solutions
Phone: 320-492-4890
Fax: 320-323-4325
Email: kshane@kmbs.konicaminolta.us
http://kmbs.konicaminolta.us/

KYOCERA Document Solutions America, Inc.

KYOCERA Document Solutions America, Inc., is a leading provider of document imaging and document management systems, including network-ready digital copiers/printers, laser printers, color copiers/printers, and wide format imaging solutions.

All Kyocera ECOSYS printers and TASKalfa multifunctional products (MFPs) utilize a common printer driver, which provides a standard look and feel for end users and also enables the easy set-up and management of all products running on the network. This dramatically reduces the need for training and allows all end-users to confidently operate the entire Kyocera fleet since all products have identical operation panels and printer drivers for copying, printing, scanning and faxing.

KYOCERA Document Solutions America, Inc., has earned numerous honors for its products’ high performance, reliability and low total cost of ownership. Kyocera’s ultra-reliable Printers and MFPs, combined with our HyPAS business applications and third party software solutions, harness the power of Kyocera device technology to build customizable solutions that turn otherwise complex document workflows into simple processes.

KYOCERA products meet Section 508 requirements that all electronic and information technology products be accessible for those with disabilities.

All Kyocera products meet ENERGY STAR Environment Standards.

Click here to view/download the Kyocera Order Guide.

Contact Information:

Terry Kirwin
CDIA, Network+
Government and National Accounts Manager
KYOCERA Document Solutions America, Inc.
cell: 207-337-0049
email: terry.kirwin@da.kyocera.com
http://www.kyoceradocumentsolutions.com/us

Custodial

The Education Cooperative offers to participants its own bid for Custodial Supplies. However, TEC also offers through the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA) a custodial supplies contract with the following vendors:

Staples Advantage

Your job is to provide students with the best learning environment possible. At Staples Advantage®, they make it easy with programs that are designed specifically for schools and managed by education experts who understand your unique requirements. With a complete selection of custodial supplies, including a full line of green products, you’ll find everything your staff and students need to perform at their very best.

Contact Information:

Chuck Luchen
Staples Advantage Education Program Manager
Phone: (913) 897-5228
Email: chuck.luchen@staples.com
http://www.staplesadvantage.com/aepa
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Furniture

Interior Systems Inc.

A school’s dining area should be a centerpiece, a room that nurtures a sense of community and school pride- a welcoming destination for ALL students.  With design projects in over 800 schools nationwide, ISI is changing the face of school cafeterias. ISI provides turnkey renovations to the dining space and beyond which result in Increased participation therefore increased revenue.

Contact Information:

Jennifer Torres
(414) 847-0716
www.isiamerica.com

School Specialty

School Specialty Education Essentials is a leading supplier of educational materials to schools throughout the nation. Customers can be assured that they will receive excellent service. Their sales force numbers over 300 Territory Managers throughout the United States, and they represent over 35 manufacturers of school furniture.

Contact Information:

Chris O’Connor
Regional Sales Manager
877-296-5683
coconnor@schoolspecialty.com
http://www.schoolspecialty.com

Staples Advantage (Furniture)

Your job is to provide students with the best learning environment possible. At Staples Advantage®, they make it easy with programs that are designed specifically for schools and managed by education experts who understand your unique requirements. With a complete selection of classroom and office supplies, facilities supplies, and more, you’ll find everything your staff and students need to perform at their very best.

Their full-service education furniture program provides solutions that meet all your school furniture needs. Not only do they have a wide assortment of furniture from the brands you know and trust, but they also have a team with expertise in space planning and interior design, delivery, installation and maintenance.

Contact Information:

Chuck Luchen
Staples Advantage Education Program Manager
Phone: (913) 897-5228
Email: chuck.luchen@staples.com
http://www.staplesadvantage.com/aepa

Industrial Arts, Career and Technical Education

Midwest Technology Products

** Please note, all orders must reference AEPA in order to get the AEPA pricing.

Midwest Technology Products is a family owned business that specializes in the resell of Industrial Arts, Vocational and Technology equipment and supplies to educators throughout the world. Their 500 page catalog showcases over 10,000 products from 200 vendors, including Black & Decker, Bally Block, Cooper Tools, Flexible Furniture, Miller Electric, Norton Abrasives, Bosch, Shain Shop-Bilt, Stanley, and WMH Tool Group.

Midwest can provide face to face service in most areas of the United States. This includes an ability to provide installation service at your request. If you are involved in a new construction or renovation project involving an Industrial Arts Lab, they can make recommendations concerning the layout and equipment requirements.

They are grateful to have the opportunity to be one of your business partners. If you’re in need of products and services for any of the categories listed below, they can help.

Abrasives & Finishing Hardware & Fasteners
Arts & Crafts Metalworking
Automotive Portable Power Tools
Building Trades Safety Products
Drafting Small Engines
Electrical Technology Products
Furniture Welding & Foundry
General Supplis Vo-Ag
Hand Tools Woodworking

Contact Information:

Sarah Cruz
Sales/Customer Service
800-831-5904 x3120
scruz@midwesttechnology.com
http://www.midwesttechnology.com

Interactive Technology

Troxell Communications

Troxell Communications makes educational technology accessible to everyone. We accelerate the way people learn through the application and use of technology. We not only suggest and provide the necessary audio-visual equipment to achieve your specific goals, but we back up our products with support services to ensure that the technology and training is successful. Our focus is on making technology work for you.

Contact Information:

Mark Barber
(707) 939-0146
www.etroxell.com

Kitchen Supplies & Equipment

Quill Corporation

Quill Corporation knows what it takes to make shopping for office products easier, more efficient and more economical. Quill makes ordering extremely easy and customer friendly in offering a wide variety of products…and, most especially, in presenting the line of Quill national brand products with their high value and combination of performance, excellence and competitive prices.

Contact Information:

Sales Contact: Ryan Spiegel
Phone: (402) 651-5094
Email: ryan.spiegel@quill.com

Marketing Contact: Karen Stricker
Phone: (847) 876-4320
Email: Karen.stricker@quill.com

Mobile Learning

EduTone Corp

EduTone helps educators create world-class mobile/virtual school environments with one integrated solution for their learning, communication and collaboration needs. EduTone provides schools with the sustainable technology infrastructure necessary to create the teaching and learning environments parents and students require.

Contact Information:

Nicole Mardian
Sales Director
Nicole@edutone.com
(817) 995-9398
http://www.edutone.com

eInstruction

eInstruction technology gives administrators the ability to instantly capture, grade, report and analyze student performance data. The company offers educators and administrators a family of software, student response systems, interactive whiteboards, mobile interactive whiteboards, and powerful enterprise-based administrator tools. eInstruction's research-based solutions have been shown to increase student engagement and achievement while providing real-time actionable feedback and performance data to educators and administrators.

Contact Information:

Chris Cordes
Inside Sales
Chis.cordes@einstruction.com
480-443-2239 or 800-856-0732 x2239

Chuck Pirello
eInstruction Sales Consultant
chuck.pirillo@integratedclasstech.com
781-864-7116

Customer Service
888-707-6819

Mackin Educational Resources

Mackin Educational Resources provides high-quality library and classroom materials to PK-12 schools and public libraries around the world, including books, ebooks, DVDs, audiobooks, educational software, online databases and more. Mackin has the nation’s largest PK-12 database in the country.

Contact Information:

Hugh Ahearn
Sales Consultant
508-776-3642
hugh.ahearn@mackin.com
http://Mackin.com

Smart Horizons

Smart Horizons is an online training provider offering training and software solutions, job performance products, curriculum development, and support services. Smart Horizons offers courseware development by experienced instructional designers, customized training programs, learning management services, and expert media design.

Contact Information:

Mark Tibbert CSPO, CSM
Director, High Impact Training Solutions
Smart Horizons
25 E. 9 1/2 Mile Road
Pensacola, FL 32534
(Voice) 855.777.8031
(Fax) 850.473.8387
mark.tibbert@smarthorizons.org
http://www.smarthorizons.org

Musical Instruments, Equipment & Supplies

Peripole, Inc.

A leader in the manufacture and distribution of musical instruments for General Music programs throughout North America. We are also suppliers of World-Class Bergerault® professional Marimbas, Vibraphones, Concert Chimes, Xylophones and Orchestra Bells.

Contact Information:

Carol Lund
Sales Manager
800-443-3592
contact@peripole.com
http://www.peripole.com

Office Supplies

The Education Cooperative offers to participants its own bid for Paper, Office, Classroom, Art & Computer Supplies. However, TEC also offers through the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA) an office supplies contract with the following vendors:

Point Nationwide

Point Nationwide provides a new model in business-to-business sales of office products, one that elevates service to a high level by putting customer requirements first. Point Nationwide knows firsthand the frustration customers feel about office products and is committed to replacing the old with the new: pricing integrity; performance quality; elimination of hassles; and personal and customized service.

Contact Information:

Nita Turpin
Implementation Manager
847-699-3330 x 97
nturpin@pointnationwide.com

Staples Advantage (School and Office Supplies)

Your job is to provide students with the best learning environment possible. Our job is to make your day easier. At Staples Advantage®, we make it easy with programs that are designed specifically for schools and managed by education experts who understand your unique requirements. With a complete selection of classroom and office supplies, facilities supplies, teacher resources, arts and crafts and more, you’ll find everything your staff and students need to perform at their very best. Whether you’re looking for classroom basics, or the not so basic we can help you get it, and we make it easy.

Contact Information:

Chuck Luchen
Staples Advantage Education
Program Manager
Phone: (913) 897-5228
Email: chuck.luchen@staples.com

School & Instructional Supplies

The Education Cooperative offers to participants its own bid for Paper, Office, Classroom, Art & Computer Supplies. However, TEC also offers through the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA) a School & Instructional supplies contract with the following vendors:

Quill Corporation

Quill Corporation knows what it takes to make shopping for office products easier, more efficient and more economical. Quill makes ordering extremely easy and customer friendly in offering a wide variety of products…and, most especially, in presenting the line of Quill national brand products with their high value and combination of performance, excellence and competitive prices.

Contact Information:

Sales Contact: Ryan Spiegel
Phone: (402) 651-5094
Email: ryan.spiegel@quill.com

Marketing Contact: Karen Stricker
Phone: (847) 876-4320
Email: Karen.stricker@quill.com

School Specialty

School Specialty Education Essentials is a leading supplier of educational materials to schools throughout the nation. Customers can be assured that they will receive excellent service. Their sales force numbers over 300 Territory Managers throughout the United States, and they represent over 35 manufacturers of school furniture.

Contact Information:

Chris O’Connor
Regional Sales Manager
877-296-5683
coconnor@schoolspecialty.com
http://www.schoolspecialty.com

Sports & Health Supplies

The Education Cooperative offers to participants its own bid for Athletic & PE Equipment Supplies. However, TEC also offers through the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA) a sporting goods contract with the following vendors:

Sportime

Our extensive range of sporting goods were designed by PE teachers driven to motivate children of all ages, and all ability levels.

Contact Information:

Peter Jones
(800) 367-2785
www.schoolspecialty.com/aepa

Technology Catalog

CDW-G

CDW is a leading provider of technology solutions for business, government, education and healthcare. With a balanced portfolio of 250,000 small-, medium- and large-sized customers, CDW generated net sales of $10.1 billion in 2012, and employs more than 6,800 coworkers in 25 locations across the U.S. and Canada.

Contact Information:

Mark Ellis
(877) 489-8641
www.cdwg.com/aepa

MNJ Technologies Direct

MNJ Technologies Direct is a direct solution provider of business grade computer hardware and software technology products. It is our intention to help make the product selection and procurement process more efficient and cost effective. Our account managers are dedicated to enhancing the overall customer experience and will work directly with the customer to help find the right products and services to meet their needs.

Contact Information:

Patrick Barnes
(800) 870-4340 ext. 8377
www.mnjtech.com/aepa 

Work Order & Asset Management

SchoolDude

SchoolDude is the nations #1 provider of web-native facility management tools designed exclusively for the unique needs of educational institutions. Work order system, preventative maintenance, inventory management, facility scheduling are just a few solutions available.

Contact Information:

Sandy King
(919) 816-8237
www.schooldude.com