Ridgefield Park, New Jersey – December 3, 2013 – Samsung Electronics America Inc. today announced that it has earned the 2013 Smart Partner Award in the category of Pro AV/Digital Signage Vendor of the Year from Ingram Micro, a wholesale technology distributor and global leader in supply-chain and mobile device lifecycle services, for its growth year over year in the large format display (LFD) space. Samsung Telecommunications America was also recognized by Ingram Micro in the mobility category.
Ingram Micro recognized Samsung for its teamwork to develop and deploy integrated, targeted go-to-market strategies, tactics and programs that deliver greater business value to channel partners. The 2013 Smart Partner Awards were presented to Ingram Micro’s top-performing IT vendor partners in the U.S. during the 2014 Ingram Micro Experience, which recently took place in Carlsbad, Calif.
“A fundamental vendor within our ProAV/ Digital Signage business unit, Samsung has demonstrated a record of consistent support and loyalty to Ingram Micro and our mutual channel partners,” said Kevin Prewett, senior director of the ProAV/Digital Signage business unit, Ingram Micro U.S. “We congratulate Samsung on its continued success and achievement as one of our top and most innovative vendors in the LFD category.”
“It’s an honor to see Samsung win Ingram Micro’s top award in the Pro AV/Digital Signage vendor category for year over year growth in LFDs,” said Tod Pike, senior vice president at Samsung’s Enterprise Business Division. “Samsung continues to focus on the enterprise in bringing products to market with the support of our distribution partners. Samsung and Ingram Micro are excited to collaborate and bring to market products and services that help our mutual channel partners to solve real business challenges every day.”
About Samsung Electronics America Enterprise Business Division
As a global leader in Information Technology, Samsung’s Enterprise Business Division (EBD) is committed to introducing new business experiences across a diverse spectrum of industries from retail to healthcare, hospitality to sales. We believe technology brings business and customers together — to better share, collaborate and discover new opportunities. With a market-oriented approach to innovation, EBD is a division of Samsung Electronics America (SEA), Inc., a U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Company, Ltd. (SEC). For more information, please visit samsung.com/business, call 1-866-SAM-4BIZ or follow Samsung EBD via Twitter: @SamsungBizUSA.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 270,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales of US $187 billion. To discover more, please visit samsung.com.