Century Business Products Leadership

The Leading Office Equipment Provider in SD, IA & NE

Since its debut in 1984, Century Business Products has been a leader in providing revolutionizing solutions and best in class service to our customers. Aaron Gerdes and Kevin Jergenson have been owners of Century Business Products since they purchased the company in 2003 from the founders of Century Business Products. They represent nearly 60 years of combined experience in our industry and are hands-on managers in their area of expertise.

Meet Our Leadership:

Aaron Gerdes, Chief Financial Officer

Instrumental in making sure you’re getting the latest information through our electronic billing and ordering processes giving you the best experience possible. The continual education on our paperless environment has been expanded into multiple software offerings for you, the customer. Integrating the paperless environment and providing electronic workflows and automation from our Kyocera product line has provided countless efficiencies and savings for many of our customers.

Kevin Jergenson, Chief Sales Officer

Diligently works to make sure all of Century’s sales professionals have attended Kyocera’s multi-session training course so they can analyze your business needs. The thorough analysis your company will receive creates a better sales experience and provides our customers with better integration and value. We’re proud to have earned the distinction of “Total Document Solutions Provider” by Kyocera Document Solutions America.


Century’s servicing department is led by our service management team, providing over 60 years of experience and four of our five Kyocera National Top Technician Awards.

Century Business Products’ culture and leadership in the area of customer service has earned us numerous awards over the past forty years. In fact, Century is proud to have three of America’s Best Kyocera Technicians on staff and multiple top five finishers in the country since the competition’s inception in 2009. With over four hundred Kyocera dealers nationwide competing in this three level testing process it should be reassuring to know you’ll be working with the best. Century continues to emphasize the importance of training for our service engineers. As a one-line dealer, our technicians understand all the intricacies in the Kyocera product line and will make sure your investment is performing as efficiently as possible. Providing the knowledge and education through Kyocera’s corporate training classes and other internal training programs is instrumental in fulfilling these philosophies of Century Business Products. Investing in new technologies, providing better tools for efficient workflow processes and creating unmatched customer service ensures our customers will be provided with better equipment, increased longevity of their investment and an unmatched customer service experience. This is why we have earned the distinction of “Kyocera Service Solutions Provider” for over twenty consecutive years.