AOS Names Tom Oldfield as President

Tom Oldfield, President

Tom Oldfield, President

NIAGARA, Ontario--()--Ontario based technology leader Advanced Office Solutions (AOS) announced Friday that it had hired Tom Oldfield as President.

Oldfield, most recently Vice President & General Manager for Xerox Canada Ltd., assumes the role immediately. At Xerox, he led the Great Lakes Midwest region with accountability for all Xerox operations in Manitoba, Northern & Southwestern Ontario.

Prior to that role, Oldfield served with Xerox Canada as Vice President, Graphic Communications. Tom enjoyed a 29 year career with the Xerox Corporation in a variety of senior leadership positions before joining AOS.

Owners Harry Erskine, Geoff Polecrone & Dave Shaw will remain involved in the operations of the company.

"Tom understands the evolution of the Technology & Managed Services industries and the challenges our clients face," Erskine said in a press release.

"Our clients & our employees have built AOS into a position of strength," added Polecrone. "Tom will leverage his experience and our strong position in the market to help clearly shape our growth opportunities and implement our strategic direction."

Also announced today as part of the structural evolution at AOS:

  • Chris Petis assumes the role of Sales Manager - Managed Print Services
  • Simone Upham assumes the role of Director - Technology
  • Mark Hirte assumes the role of Director - Sales & Marketing
  • Harry Erskine assumes the role of Vice President - Technology
  • Geoff Polecrone assumes the role of Vice President - Finance
  • Dave Shaw assumes the role of Vice President - Sales & Marketing

"Our focus at AOS will continue to be on providing enjoyable careers for our teammates," said Shaw, "while maximizing our ability to be the reliable, nimble and empowering Technology partner that clients prefer to do business with."

The privately owned Technology company has grown rapidly from its Niagara roots since 2000, providing a diverse range of Technology-based Managed Service & BPO offerings to an impressive client roster that spans the globe.

In 2013, Shaw, Erskine & Polecrone announced the formation of a new joint venture, AOS Mobile Technologies Inc. and appointed as President Louis Gagnon, formerly Vice President of Supplies for Xerox Canada Ltd. where he managed the corporations supplies operation across the country.

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Advanced Office Solutions
Dave Shaw, 905-359-8184

Release Summary

For the second time in 8 months The AOS Group has appointed a member of the Xerox Corporations Canadian Executive Leadership Team to a Senior position. Tom Oldfield becomes President.


Advanced Office Solutions
Dave Shaw, 905-359-8184