Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas Receives Distributor of the Year Honors from GE's Critical Power Business

Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), was recently named 2015 Distributor of the Year by GE's Critical Power business. The award recognizes Avnet's exceptional demand creation and technical support activities on behalf of GE's Critical Power business and its customers.

Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), was recently named 2015 Distributor of the Year by GE's Critical Power business. The award recognizes Avnet's exceptional demand creation and technical support activities on behalf of GE's Critical Power business and its customers.

“GE’s components and modules are a great fit for customers serving markets, including telecom and data centers, who require high-reliability, high-efficiency embedded power,” said Ed Smith, president, Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas. “Avnet is honored to be recognized by GE and we look forward to even greater success as we work together to help power design engineers differentiate their designs with industry-leading embedded power management capability.”

“Avnet Electronics has distinguished itself as a demand creation distributor for GE in the power arena. It has led GE’s channel in both design activity and orders for the past several years,” said Ed Wiest, embedded power channel sales director, GE’s Critical Power business. “We recognize and appreciate their contribution to GE’s success in the embedded power space with the 2015 Distributor of the Year award, which commemorates Avnet’s contributions during this time.”

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