ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE: ARW) announced that its president of global enterprise computing solutions, Andy Bryant, was presented with a Bronze Stevie® Award in the “Executive of the Year – Computer Services” category at the 11th annual American Business Awards held Sept. 16.
“Thanks to Andy’s pragmatic focus on demonstrating value to our suppliers and customers, the ECS business continually outperforms the market and delivers record-level results for the company and our investors.”
Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 320 executives nationwide who participated in the judging process.
Under Bryant’s leadership, the enterprise computing solutions business has grown to over 30 percent of Arrow’s revenues by both expanding its core infrastructure distribution business as well as increasing its depth in complementary high-growth markets, such as software, security, virtualization, networking and services. In 2012, the ECS business generated $7 billion in revenue for Arrow and connected more than 12,000 solution providers in 28 countries around the world with a broad portfolio of technology solutions from more than 75 industry-leading suppliers. It has consistently outperformed its peer group and the market through organic growth, strategic acquisitions and a strong management team under Bryant’s direction.
“I congratulate Andy and all of this year’s Stevie Award winners for the well-deserved recognition,” said Michael J. Long, chairman, president and CEO of Arrow. “Thanks to Andy’s pragmatic focus on demonstrating value to our suppliers and customers, the ECS business continually outperforms the market and delivers record-level results for the company and our investors.”
The ECS business has had 14 consecutive quarters of growth since 2010.
Details about The American Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners who were announced on Sept. 16 are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
About Arrow Electronics
Arrow Electronics (www.arrow.com) is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 470 locations in 55 countries.