FORT WORTH, TEXAS - Nov. 8, 2007 - TTI, Inc., the world’s leading passive and connector specialist in the electronics industry has been awarded the Distributor of the Year award by FCI. This marks the first time the connector manufacturer has presented this prestigious award to a distributor.
The criteria for winning the award is based on POS growth, new business and account growth, registrations, new product introductions and teamwork. Adrian Melnyk, FCI Vice president and General Manager said, "2006 was a great year for FCI's distribution sales in the Americas. Our enhanced focus and support combined with the outstanding efforts of our authorized distributors resulted in record sales growth. This made deciding on our Distributor of the Year quite a challenge. We had to choose the "Best of the Best." Even in this competitive environment, TTI stood out as the top performer with the highest percentage sales growth and the most design registrations. Moreover, their focus on connectors, willingness to support growth through an aggressive inventory strategy and the total commitment at every level of their organization made TTI the ultimate choice as FCI, Americas Distributor of the Year."
We are extremely proud to receive the inaugural Distributor of the Year award from FCI," said Lew LaFornara, Vice President Supplier Marketing for TTI. "Our entire team is working very hard to become the most preferred connector distributor for our customers and our suppliers. Winning this award from FCI validates our efforts and confirms we are on the right track."
About TTI, Inc. Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI, Inc. is the largest distributor specialist of passive, interconnect and electromechanical components. TTI is the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide. TTI’s extensive product line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetic circuit protection components, wire and cable, identification products, application tools, electromechanical and now discrete semiconductor devices. TTI is recognized as the industry leader in service and quality and provides a broad array of supply chain services to its customer base. TTI employs 1,700 with more than 50 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI visit www.ttiinc.com.
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