We’ve evolved over the decades to become a leading provider of office technology and software solutions for Chicagoland and beyond: Cook, Will, Kankakee, Grundy, DuPage, and Iroquois counties in Illinois as well Lake and Newton counties in Indiana.
Our formula for success is simple – we treat our customers and our employees with dignity and respect.
We are committed to providing our clients with better solutions, faster answers, superior technology, and the most responsive service available. Our sales and service personnel work together in a spirit of teamwork to provide you with the document imaging technology solutions you need to run your business efficiently – and we back it with a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
2012 marked a milestone in our history as we became a Xerox company. This exciting partnership has positioned our business for the future. We now have access to world-class Xerox technology and programs that will allow us to provide even more value for our clients. Our clients now receive the best of both worlds: the industry-leading technology and resources of a $23B company backed by Martin Whalen’s local support.
2016 marked yet another milestone in our history as Myra Wilkins became our President and Marty and Dan transitioned to Advisors. Marty Whalen spoke of this transition: “One of the main reasons we joined Xerox was to have access to a deep talent pool. Myra has distinguished herself in her career and we are fortunate to have her come to MWO as the President. She brings a great customer focus and will continue our tradition of excellent customer service while bringing new ideas and solutions for our customers.” Read more about this transition in the press release.
The right solutions, combined with local decision-making and local accountability, have made Martin Whalen the vendor of choice for area businesses since 1936. We are excited for the future and look forward to servicing your office technology needs!
After 9 years with the XEROX/Global Imaging Systems Wilkins was appointed to the role of CEO/President of Martin Whalen Office in October 2016. Prior to that she was the senior vice president of learning, responsible for leadership and sales development as well as being one of 12 executive leaders for Global Imaging Systems, the Xerox subsidiary that overseas 42 other core companies across the U.S. like MWO.
Wilkins is a native to Chicagoland area and attended Homewood-Flossmoor High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in political science from Illinois State University and an MBA in finance from National University.
She currently serves on the United Way of Kankakee Board, is a Joliet Rotarian and graduated from the Joliet Chamber Community Leadership Institute in December 2017. She also serves on Board for the United Way of Kankakee and Will County Center for Economic Development
Myra is a Joliet Rotarian, on the Joliet Chamber Education Committee, in the Joliet Council for Working Women and graduated from the Joliet Chamber Community Leadership Institute in December 2017