Hartco Income Fund

Hartco Income Fund

January 09, 2007 17:54 ET

Microserv Wins HP Service Excellence Award

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 9, 2007) - Montreal-based Microserv, part of the commercial division of Hartco Income Fund (TSX:HCI.UN), has received the HP Service Excellence Award for the third quarter of 2006. Microserv is Quebec's largest HP reseller and is an authorized reseller and service partner of other major hardware and software manufacturers.

Designed to recognize exceptional operational service performance, the HP Service Excellence Award is presented to four of the best service centers in each region of Canada based on a set of performance metrics, including Customer Satisfaction.

"This award reflects well on Microserv's depth and ability to service its customers," said Alain Vermette, President of Microserv. "We are pleased to be associated with HP and honoured to see that Microserv's quality of service has been recognized."

Microserv profile

Founded in Montreal in 1982, Microserv is a market leader in providing IT solutions in Quebec. The company caters to individuals, small/medium businesses, large corporations, government and educational institutions. Microserv's team of over 175 associates includes IT professionals, certified technicians and systems specialists.

Hartco Income Fund Profile

Hartco Income Fund has been a leader in the Canadian information technology business for more than thirty years. Through its operating divisions, which together include more than 90 commercial and retail locations across Canada, Montreal-based Hartco delivers digital technology products and services to consumers of every age and to private and public sector organizations of every size.

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains forward-looking information. Except for historical information contained herein, the statements in this document are forward-looking. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause actual results in future periods to differ materially from forecasted results. Those risks include, among others, changes in customer demand for information technology products or services, changes in supplier pricing actions or terms, customer orders, pricing actions by competitors, changes in laws and regulations and general changes in economic conditions.

Contact Information

  • Hartco Administration Inc.
    Carl Gauvreau
    Vice-President Finance and Chief Financial Officer
    514-354-8989 (FAX)