"Seeking to unite"

Advised Cell Business Equipment on Acquisition of IT Managed Services Provider - QLAN

Philadelphia, PA – March 2016 – Mike Dudek and Rich Wisniewski of Zygoquest Group "seeking to unite" served as the advisor to Tarek Hafiz and Cell Business Equipment on its acquisition of a “Managed Services Provider (MSP)” named QLAN.  Terms of the transaction are confidential. 

About Cell Business Equipment (
       Cell Business Equipment (CBE), owned and operated by Tarek Hafiz, is headquartered in Irvine California with branch offices in the City of Industry, Gardena and Ontario California and conducts business throughout Southern California.  CBE, founded in 1993, provides customers with a wide range of office and technology equipment and solutions from industry leaders such as Canon, Rich and Sharp. CBE’s solutions include managed print services (MPS), document management, FP mailing equipment, workflow software solutions, and now IT Managed Services (MSP).  CBE prides itself on customer service and has been named an Elite provider by Office Dealer Magazine every year since 2004.

About QLAN Corporation (
      QLAN Corporation, founded in 1991, was owned and operated by David Omlor, Edward Lee and Abed Farah who will continue to grow the IT Managed Services business unit for Cell Business Equipment.  QLAN provides a broad range of computer and networking services including IT Managed Services, networking services, data protection and internet services. For some clients, QLAN is the principal technology resource.  For others, QLAN supplements the client’s internal staff with staff to provide complex IT solutions and to solve client IT challenges.

About Zygoquest Group and Mike Dudek (
      Mike Dudek, an attorney and CPA, is the owner of Zygoquest Group "seeking to unite" which provides customized merger & acquisition services to buyers & sellers of companies.  Zygoquest is the #1 M&A authority in the office products industry.  Mike Dudek & Rich Wisniewski are authors of over 400 consummated M&A transactions during their careers.  Prior to founding Zygoquest, Mike Dudek was Vice-President of Acquisitions for IKON Office Solutions, a $5.5 billion NYSE company acquired by Ricoh Corporation.  Mike Dudek has evaluated transactions ranging from the smallest transactions to the largest deals in the office products industry – from million dollar deals to billion dollar deals.  The Zygoquest website contains deals you will recognize.  See www.zygoquest.com.

About Law Office of Mike Dudek (
      Mike Dudek also owns the Law Office of Mike Dudek which provides owners and executives with customized and affordable legal services on mergers and acquisitions and other complex business transactions.  See www.mikedudeklaw.com.