BUFFALO, N.Y. — Jan. 15, 2018 – This week Ingram Micro Inc. is hosting its annual U.S. Sales Kickoff and President's Club event at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Buffalo, N.Y. The four-day event marks the third year in a row the IT business leader has gathered its sales and executive teams in Buffalo to set the stage for the New Year, inspire a growth mindset and celebrate the success of its top-performing associates and business relationships. Adding to the energy and prestige around the event, executives from Ingram Micro’s Latin America Export team, as well as key members from its global vendor engagement teams, are also in Buffalo this week.
“We are excited to once again have the opportunity to host these two high-profile, high-energy events right here in Buffalo, a city that we cherish and continues to play such an important role in the lives of the more than 1,600 Ingram Micro employees who work here and live in Western New York,” said Susan O'Sullivan, vice president, Ingram Micro, and Buffalo campus executive.
This year’s event speakers include Global, Customer Growth and Innovation Evangelist Tiffani Bova, Salesforce; event host and Senior Vice President Kirk Robinson, Ingram Micro; and Executive Vice President and Group President of the Americas Paul Bay, Ingram Micro. Vince Papale, a former NFL star and the inspiration of the 2006 Disney movie “Invincible,” will close the event with an inspiring keynote.
Another event highlight happening this week is the third annual Ingram Micro Queen City Classic Hockey Tournament at the Buffalo Riverworks complex. Nearly 700 associates from the Buffalo office are set to watch the Ingram Micro sales team faceoff in a fun game of hockey and raise $15,000 for the Boys & Girls Club of Buffalo STEAM program and Kaely’s Kindness.
The event concludes Friday evening with more than 1,800 Ingram Micro associates and guests gathering at the convention center to celebrate President’s Club, which honors the industry leader’s top-performing salespeople in 2017.
“Giving back to the communities in which we live in, work in and visit continues to be a top priority for Ingram Micro,” said Bay. “Ingram Micro’s annual Sales Kickoff and President's Club present an ongoing opportunity to educate, learn from and inspire our associates and channel partners to lead by every measure. It is also a great week of celebration as we reflect on 2017, and recognize our top-performers and sales relationships.”
More information about Ingram Micro is available at www.ingrammicro.com.
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