About CBM

Our History

Capital Business Machines (CBM) was opened in 1952 by William Hartman Sr. and has been a family owned business ever since. The business is currently owned and operated by William’s three grandsons, Dean, Don and Stacey. For over six decades our customers have received the following services: Personalized assistance when they contact us. A “4 hour average response time” to minimize downtime. Quality business equipment and service at a fair price. Next-day delivery of Sharp copier and fax supplies. A great support team that also happen to live within their communities. The support of a locally owned family business.


National Federation Independant Business

We are proud members of the National Federation Independent Business. NFIB is America's leading small business association, promoting and protecting the right of members to own, operate and grow their business

Community Efforts

Breakfast Fundraisers

We have have the rare opportunity to sponsor breakfast fundraisers for the Community Youth Services and the Boys & Girls Club. We believe in the futures of our youth and working together as a community!

Golf Tournaments

Do you love Golf? CBM does too, that’s why we fund tournaments! Some of our favorites were the Mason General Hospital, Young Life, and Squaxin Island Tribe tournaments.

Adopting Christmas Families

Each year during the Christmas Season CBM adopts a family in need to share the spirit of Christmas with.

Other Fundraisers

CBM is involved with various types of fundraisers including Tumwater Youth Football and South Sound YMCA.