TE Connectivity Rewards Digi-Key with Americas Distributor of the Year Award

Untitled1Digi-Key global electronic components distributor , the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, recently received TE Connectivity’s (TE) 2013 Americas Distributor of the Year award. This award is presented annually to the distributor demonstrating innovation and performance in support of TE product.

Historically, Digi-Key has been well positioned with TE, garnering back-to-back awards in 2009 and 2010. This award brings to light the great strides Digi-Key has taken in expanding its global presence and production-level service offering, while still maintaining their support of the design and engineering communities.

“This award is a huge achievement for Digi-Key,” said Chris Beeson, Digi-Key Executive Vice President for Sales and Supplier Development. “Being honored ahead of the top electronic component distributors in North America provides undeniable evidence of the success of our global expansion efforts and the viability of our production-level service moving forward. We are elated to receive this award and will continue to work to provide the best service possible to our mutual customers.”

“We are pleased to present this award to Digi-Key for their outstanding sales performance and program success in the Americas region in 2013,” said Joan Wainwright, President, Channel and Customer Experience, TE Connectivity. “Digi-Key’s customer reach, New Product Introduction strategies, focused marketing efforts and strong team engagement contributed to a great year. We look forward to future successes while we continue to work together to provide exceptional customer service.”

The award was presented to Digi-Key at TE’s Global Distribution Summit in Los Angeles.