Avnet Technology Solutions Wins 2015 IBM Choice Award for Most Outstanding Distributor - Asia Pacific

 

Avnet Technology Solutions Wins 2015 IBM Choice Award for Most Outstanding Distributor - Asia Pacific
 

SINGAPORE – February 12, 2015 - Avnet Technology Solutions, the global IT solutions distribution leader and an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), today announced it was named winner of an IBM Choice Award for Most Outstanding Distributor - Asia Pacific.
 

Announced at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, IBM's Choice Awards recognise a select number of IBM Business Partners who have demonstrated business excellence in delivering IBM-based solutions resulting in exceptional client experience and business growth. The IBM Business Partners who win Choice awards exhibit IBM values in all client interactions and achieve common business goals, resulting in superior customer satisfaction and mutually significant business impact. The Choice Awards are selected by IBM leadership in each geography and are given to Business Partners across a range of categories, recognising their working relationships with clients and demonstrated skills in selling IBM solutions.
 

“We’d like to extend our congratulations to Avnet Technology Solutions for being awarded a 2015 IBM Choice Award for Most Outstanding Distributor in Asia Pacific,” said Marc Dupaquier, general manager, IBM Global Business Partners. “With our joint focus on customer satisfaction, IBM and Avnet will continue to help our clients achieve higher value by delivering advanced technology solutions.”
 

“We are honoured to receive this prestigious IBM award as this is yet another testament to our solid relationship with IBM, the skill and dedication of our team, and our strong commitment to accelerating IBM’s success in the Asia Pacific region,” said William Chu, president, Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific. “Avnet and IBM have been collaborating globally for nearly 30 years, and together, we evolved to bring to the marketplace relevant systems, software, and services including education and training. Today, more than ever, we are tightly aligned with IBM’s growth strategies and look forward to continued success in 2015.”
 

 “We are invested in helping to deliver IBM’s full suite of offerings that answer customers’ business problems,” said Darryl Tucker, regional supplier business executive, Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific. “We remain aligned with IBM on market strategies, and we continue to build a strong Business Partner community network.”
 

To learn more about IBM PartnerWorld, a comprehensive program that offers marketing and sales resources, training, certifications, and technical support to help create new revenue and market opportunities for IBM Business Partners, visit http://www.ibm.com/partnerworld. For more information about all of the IBM Choice Awards winners, please the IBM PartnerWorld website: www.ibm.com/partnerworld/beacons.
 
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About Avnet Technology Solutions
As a global IT solutions distributor, Avnet Technology Solutions transforms technology into business solutions for customers around the world.  It collaborates with customers and suppliers to create and deliver services, software and hardware solutions that address the changing needs of end-user customers. The group serves customers and suppliers in North America, Latin America and Caribbean, Asia Pacific, and Europe, Middle East and Africa. It generated US $11.0 billion in annual revenue for fiscal year 2014. Avnet Technology Solutions is an operating group of Avnet, Inc. For more information, visit http://www.ats.avnet.com.
 

About Avnet, Inc.
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 28, 2014, Avnet generated revenue of $27.5 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.
 

EASTWEST PR for Avnet Technology Solutions
Melinda Ilagan/Grace Yu
Phone: 65 6222 0306
Email: avnet@eastwestpr.com
 

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