Scottsdale, AZ, May 15 — Stramaglio Consulting is pleased to announce that GreatAmerica Financial Services (GreatAmerica) has secured the first Platinum sponsorship position for the Executive Connection Summit 2025 (ECS 25). The event will be held at Scottsdale Resort and Spa, Scottsdale, AZ, from January 12 to 15, 2025.

Launched 14 years ago, ECS has established itself as the premier gathering of the most successful independent dealers, mega dealers, private equity dealers, distributors, and development companies worldwide. This esteemed event attracts key players across the Imaging Channel spectrum, including the press corps, leasing companies, IT companies, business analysts, and other influential firms.

The Summit focuses on sharing knowledge, introducing new strategies, and launching innovative services and solutions. It offers unparalleled networking opportunities within the industry. GreatAmerica has consistently been the first Platinum sponsor since ECS resumed after the COVID-19 pandemic. Hosted by Stramaglio Consulting and The Consortium, ECS 25 is expected to attract 300 to 350 C-level executives, maintaining an intimate setting to ensure each attendee gains maximum value.

“We are thrilled to be the first Platinum sponsor for ECS 2025,” said Jennie Fisher, Group President Office Technology of GreatAmerica. “This event provides an unmatched opportunity to connect with industry leaders and drive forward-thinking initiatives. Our continued sponsorship reflects our commitment to fostering innovation and collaboration within the Imaging Channel.”

“GreatAmerica’s ongoing support as a Platinum sponsor has been invaluable to the success of ECS. Their dedication to the industry and vision for the future aligns perfectly with the goals of the Summit, Float All Boats. We are excited to welcome them again for ECS 2025,” stated Mike Stramaglio, President and CEO of Stramaglio Consulting.

About GreatAmerica

GreatAmerica is the largest independent, family-owned national commercial equipment finance company in the U.S. and is dedicated to helping manufacturers, vendors, and dealers be more successful and keep their customers for a lifetime. GreatAmerica was established in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 1992 and now has offices in Iowa, Georgia, Minnesota, and Illinois. In addition to financing, GreatAmerica offers innovative non-financial services to help our customers grow. To learn more visit

About Stramaglio Consulting LLC and The Consortium

Stramaglio Consulting is committed to taking imaging channel businesses to the next level with a focus on new technologies, innovation, and consulting services. Its founder, Mike Stramaglio, is a well-known and respected industry leader with more than 40 years’ experience in the office imaging technology channel. Most recently, he was president of MWA FORZA with Konica Minolta after its acquisition of MWA Intelligence, the company he founded in 2006. To learn more visit

The Consortium is assembled by Mike Stramaglio in order to establish an open collaborative platform that enables the Imaging Channel to embrace and lead Digital Transformation (DX). To learn more visit


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