Press Releases

Printer Friendly Version View printer-friendly version
<< Back
Ingram Micro Congratulates 2016 Experience Vendor Award Winners
Top Performing IT Channel Vendors Celebrate Success at Ingram Micro Experience 2016

IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/12/15 -- Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 Experience Vendor Awards. This year's MVP Award was presented to Cisco for its continued efforts to push the envelope with diverse activities in 2015, working across the Ingram Micro organization to find more ways to empower its channel partners. More than 20 vendors earned the title of "Vendor of the Year" across several high profile technology categories including cloud, data center, mobility and security, as well as in key performance indicators, including collaboration, marketing and sales.

"The recipients of our 2016 Experience Vendor Awards are capitalizing on the business value Ingram Micro provides and continually asking what more we can do to help them achieve and exceed their goals," said Paul Bay, executive vice president and chief executive, Ingram Micro U.S. & Miami Export.

The 2016 Ingram Micro Experience Vendor Award winners are:
AIM Award Dell
Cloud Award Microsoft
Collaboration Award HP IPG
Commercial Systems Award HP PSG
Components Award Seagate Technology
Consumer Award Casio
Data Capture/POS Award Honeywell
Data Center Infrastructure Award HP EG
Data Center Software Award VMware
Document Imaging Award Lexmark
Emerging Vendor Award APG
Emerging Vendor Award Nimble
Emerging Vendor Award Tenable
Mobility Award Otter Products
MVP Award Cisco
Networking Award F5
Physical Security Award Bosch Security Systems
Pro AV Award NEC
Sales Engagement Award Lenovo
Security Award Sophos
SMB Award Dell
UCC Award ShoreTel

"We applaud our 2016 Experience Vendor Award winners," noted Bay. "Their continued leadership and commitment to our channel partners' success motivates us to serve as an indispensable partner and find new and better ways to work smarter together, shorten the sales cycle and deliver an exceptional experience."

The 2016 Experience Vendor Awards were presented October 7 at Ingram Micro's new Irvine, Calif., headquarters. The annual event, hosted by Agency Ingram Micro, highlighted how Ingram Micro is empowering its vendors and channel partners to identify and engage the right customers with the right message at the right time to drive more sales. In addition to market insights, the event focused on how together Ingram Micro and its vendors are growing share of wallet with existing channel partners, attracting new ones and setting higher standards of excellence in execution across the technology lifecycle.

"Each year we come together to celebrate, share best practices and show our vendor partners what more we can do to be successful together in the coming year," concludes Jennifer Anaya, vice president, Marketing, Ingram Micro. "With hundreds in attendance, Experience 2016 was a success. Thank you to everyone who joined us and congratulations to all our award winners."

Over the last year, Agency Ingram Micro has earned several industry awards. Led by Anaya and co-managed by Creative Director Dennis Crupi, who was recently named one of CRN's 2015 Top 100 People You Don't Know But Should, and Senior Director Jennifer Johnson, the team produces hundreds of projects each month for IT vendors and channel partners, spanning everything from custom print ads and mailers, to social websites, videos, and brand refreshes. For more information on Agency Ingram Micro, visit

Mark the Calendar: Ingram Micro ONE is November 16-19 in Nashville, Tenn.

About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro helps businesses Realize the Promise of Technology™. It delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Unrivaled agility, deep market insights and the trust and dependability that come from decades of proven relationships, set Ingram Micro apart and ahead. More at

Media Contact:
Marie Rourke
+1 (714) 292-2199
WhiteFox Marketing
Email Contact

Source: Ingram Micro Inc.

Ingram Micro Locations




Global Supply Chain

Technology Solutions - Asia Pacific

Technology Solutions - Europe