Avnet Honors Partners for their Growth in Solutions Specialist Areas

Avnet’s top partners in the U.S. and Canada recognized with awards for their success in services, next-generation technologies and vertical markets

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 8:10 am MST


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"The Avnet Partner Awards program recognizes and rewards our partners’ successes, as well as their contributions to the channel and Avnet"

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) today announced the winners of its third annual Avnet Partner Awards, a competition that tracks, measures and rewards 11 U.S. and Canada partners of the Avnet Technology Solutions business for their performance in the IT channel.

The Avnet Partner Awards are part of a unique program designed by Avnet to recognize its top partners with incentives and rewards for building stronger relationships with Avnet and growing their businesses. This year’s awards program was specifically geared for partners to showcase their knowledge and skills across nine highly specialized solutions areas such as cloud computing, converged infrastructure and security, as well as high-growth vertical market areas including financial and government.

Avnet selected Cumberland Group as the winner of the “Top Performance” award in the U.S., and Stoneworks Technologies received this award for Canada. Additional winners included: 

“The Avnet Partner Awards program recognizes and rewards our partners’ successes, as well as their contributions to the channel and Avnet,” said Jeff Bawol, president of Avnet Technology Solutions, Americas. “The efforts of all partner award winners have contributed to the growth of our industry and strengthen Avnet’s commitment to provide our partners with the resources they need to solve their customers’ business challenges – today and in the future.”

The growth of these 11 partners exemplifies how Avnet is helping partners excel through specialization while capitalizing on the high-growth, next-generation technologies that are redefining the future. Avnet’s expert team offers partners educational services, resources and tools designed to help them capitalize on data center and enterprise networking opportunities. Partners can also leverage Avnet’s in-depth experience in complementary technology market segments, including the cloud, cognitive computing, converged and hyperconverged systems, data analytics, the data center, education, enterprise networking, internet of things (IoT), mobility, and security.

See our Avnet Partner Award winners’ page here

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