3GS, LLC Names Inside Sales Professional

Knoxville, TN, January 29, 2009 --(PR.com)-- 3GS, LLC, a business venture formed to consolidate the document destruction industry, has announced that Betty Blum has joined the firm as an inside sales professional. In this position, Blum will work closely with the general managers to increase market share at their various 3GS business units.

With more than 15 years of experience in the sales industry, Blum previously served as the corporate director of sales for Horizon Hotels, Ltd., based in Eatontown, N.J. She has experience as a sales manager for the Knoxville Tourism & Sports Corporation, as well as USA Today, where she served as an account manager. Blum earned an associate’s degree from Maryville College in Maryville, Tenn., and resides in Knoxville with her husband.

Through acquisitions, 3GS expects to form the largest independent document destruction company in North America. Mike Boehringer, formerly of EZshred and Shredding Solutions, is CEO of 3GS, LLC, and oversees the strategic acquisitions and integration of companies. Mike West serves on the 3GS, LLC board of directors and is managing partner of NorthShore Capital Advisors, a full-service mergers and acquisitions and business advisory firm. For more information on 3GS, LLC, call (865) 862-4942.

“We are excited to have Betty join our growing 3GS team,” said Boehringer. “She has an extensive and successful background in the sales industry, and I am confident that she will be a great asset to our company.”

About 3GS, LLC
3GS, LLC is a Knoxville, Tenn.-based document destruction company formed by industry veterans, Mike Boehringer, CEO, and Mike West, managing partner of NorthShore Capital Advisors. The company’s strategy is to actively acquire independent shredding companies with the expressed purpose of creating the largest independent document destruction company in North America. For more information on 3GS, LLC, please call (865) 862-4942.

About NorthShore Capital Advisors:
Founded in 2001, NorthShore Capital Advisors is a Knoxville, Tenn.-based full-service mergers and acquisitions and business advisory firm. NorthShore provides a variety of financial advisory services to middle-market companies seeking guidance on opportunities and challenges relative to buy/sell opportunities, mergers and acquisitions, valuations, joint partnerships, debt placement and financial restructuring. With its practical understanding of the issues facing a business, NorthShore keenly applies strategy, creativity and dynamic courses of action to achieve the most advantageous outcome for clients. NorthShore’s team includes an uncommon blend of investment banking, operational and management experience rooted in business services, healthcare, consumer products, retail, manufacturing, distribution and recreation. In 2008, NorthShore was recognized by BusinessTN magazine on the Hot100 list, spotlighting fast-growing and successful companies that enrich the local and regional economies, provide jobs and fuels Tennessee’s entrepreneurial culture. For more information about NorthShore Capital Advisors, call (865) 862-4942 or visit www.northshore-capital.com.

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