October 27, 2008
NEC Wins 2008 Manufacturer Award of Excellence From Distributor Ingram Micro
NEC Display Solutions of America, a leading stand-alone provider of professional LCD and plasma displays and projectors, today announced that it has been named the 2008 Best Peripheral Vendor by Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest technology distributor.
Ingram Micro recognized NEC Display Solutions for this Vendor Award of Excellence in the Peripherals Category based on the company's marketing investment and continued partnerships in Ingram Micro's VTN and GovEd Alliance channel communities, as well as Ingram Micro's Peripherals, and Supplies & Accessories and Digital Signage campaigns.
"It's extremely rewarding to see NEC leveraging Ingram Micro and understanding the strategic importance of the solution provider community," said Kevin Prewett, Vice President, Vendor Management, Ingram Micro U.S. "NEC is exemplary when it comes to embracing the channel."
"We're grateful to receive this recognition and pride ourselves on building solid channel relationships," said Betsy Larson, Vice President of Channel Sales at NEC Display Solutions. "Our channel partner program is the most innovative because of the easy access, unprecedented value and experienced support it provides to NEC's vast reseller and system integrator network."
More information on NEC's channel programs can be found at www.necdisplay.com/Programs/Partner/.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics services, technical support, financial services, and product aggregation and distribution. The company serves more than 140 countries and is the only global broad-based IT distributor with operations in Asia. For more information, please see: http://www.ingrammicro.com.
About NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc.
Headquartered in Itasca, Ill., NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc., is a leading designer and provider of innovative desktop LCD displays, professional-grade large-screen LCD and plasma displays, a diverse line of projectors, and integrated display solutions. NEC Display Solutions develops leading-edge visual technology and customer-focused solutions for a wide variety of markets, including enterprise, professional, education, medical and digital signage. For additional information about NEC Display Solutions of America monitors, consumers can call (866) NEC-MORE, or visit the Web site at www.necdisplay.com.
For digital images, please visit http://www.necdisplay.com/products/digitalmedialibrary/.