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>Autodesk Gold Reseller, Engineering Design Systems, Inc., Acquires Lakeland Technical Services, Inc.

Autodesk Gold Reseller, Engineering Design Systems, Inc., Acquires Lakeland Technical Services, Inc.

EDSI expands local service capabilities to Pennsylvania and Ohio

ROANOKE, VA  April 6, 2016 - Engineering Design Systems, Inc. (EDSI), a leading Autodesk solutions provider based in Virginia, officially announces that as of February 1st, 2016, it has acquired Lakeland Technical Services, Inc. (LTS), a prominent Autodesk solutions provider in Pennsylvania.  This acquisition brings together two of the most experienced Autodesk resellers in the United States and expands our local service capabilities into Pennsylvania and Ohio.

EDSI’s team of experienced professionals serves the manufacturing, building, and infrastructure markets in Virginia and West Virginia.  This acquisition not only expands EDSI’s market presence into Pennsylvania and Ohio, but also brings on board talented technical and sales personnel to supplement one of the most experienced staff of professionals in the industry.

“What really makes this acquisition exciting for us and our clients, is our shared focus on customers’ success with Autodesk products,” states Kevin Meredith, President of Engineering Design Systems, Inc.  “In today’s world of automation and call centers, it is rare to find two organizations that share the philosophy of providing the highest level of customer service to our clients.  As we continue to grow, we are committed to the people and programs that allow us to understand our customers’ needs and then to provide the services to help them execute on a plan that delivers results.”

Roy Maloney, LTS President, adds, “Charles Demarest and I have known and worked with Kevin and the EDSI team for years.  By joining organizations it opens up so many opportunities to bring an expanded set of products and services to our clients.  We are confident this is going to be a huge benefit to our customers and the region.”

About Engineering Design Systems, Inc. (EDSI):

EDSI is a Gold Authorized Autodesk reseller based in Roanoke, Virginia, holding specializations in Manufacturing, Building, and Infrastructure.   EDSI provides a comprehensive array of professional services that include consulting, implementation, instruction, and project assistance centered around Autodesk’s comprehensive portfolio of design solutions.   Our offices are located in Virginia, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania.

For additional information about EDSI, please visit our website:

Media Contact:
Mr. Jacob Bruch
Engineering Design Systems, Inc.