FORT WORTH, TEXAS ─ December 22, 2005 ─ TTI, Inc., the world’s leading passive and connector specialist in the electronics industry, has been named North American Distributor of the Year for 2005 by Tyco Electronics. The award was recently presented in Fort Worth, Texas, where both companies were attending a meeting.
Ray Horner, Tyco Electronics’ director, electronic distribution, commented, “It was a tremendous year for TTI and Tyco Electronics in terms of growth and other milestones achieved by TTI.” In addition to growth, Tyco Electronics also weighs superior bookings, billings, branch sales support, point-of-sales growth and customer-focused programs in determining the distributor of the year.
Horner continued, “TTI’s strong commitment and high level of dedication to the Tyco Electronics’ line helped both companies meet mutual goals and objectives. We’re pleased with the results and look forward to continued success with TTI. Congratulations to TTI and the TTI/Tyco team.”
Vice President of Supplier Marketing for TTI, Lew LaFornara, said, “TTI is extremely proud to be recognized by Tyco Electronics as the 2005 Distributor of the Year. This achievement is a validation that the hard work and investment that the TTI organization is making in Tyco and the entire connector program is paying off. We are committed to becoming the most preferred connector distributor in North America for our customers and suppliers, and are pleased that Tyco Electronics values our efforts.”