Former Sharp Executive Ed McLaughlin Joins IT Firm Continuum
Ed McLaughlin, the former president of Sharp Imaging & Information Company of America, has joined the board of advisors for Continuum, a Boston-based remote monitoring and management (RMM) software company. Continuum’s says McLaughlin will advise the company as it continues to focus on helping office-equipment dealers make the transition to managed IT services.
“Ed is universally liked and respected in the office equipment industry and we are delighted to have him consult with us on various industry issues, opportunities and strategic direction,” Continuum CEO Michael George said in a prepared statement. “His knowledge and experience in this industry are unmatched and have already proven invaluable as we continue to focus on making our office equipment dealers the most successful and profitable in managed IT services.”
McLaughlin Valderus, a Philadelphia-based document-imaging company, and said he expects to help bridge the gap between Continuum and office-equipment dealers.currently serves as CEO of
The office-equipment space is a key market for Continuum, with a company spokesperson stating that managed IT services has provided a boost for many office-equipment dealers.