SANTA ANA, Calif., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ingram Micro Inc., the world's leading wholesale distributor of technology products and services, today announced the promotion of Mike Walkey, 33, to vice president of purchasing, systems. He is based in Santa Ana, Calif. at the company's worldwide corporate headquarters.
Walkey, an eight-year veteran of Ingram Micro, will serve in this newly created position by leading a staff of approximately 30 associates in purchasing CPUs and systems, an area of growth and complexity.
"We are pleased to recognize Mike's outstanding contributions to the company and specifically the purchasing department," said Victoria Cotten, Ingram Micro's senior vice president of purchasing. "His experience and knowledge will continue to add significant value to our management team."
He holds a bachelor of science degree in business management from Pepperdine University.
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Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:IM)
, headquartered in Santa Ana, Calif., is the world's leading wholesale distributor of technology products and services, and a leading provider of assembly and integration services, with 1997 sales of more than $16.5 billion. The company and its affiliates operate in 31 countries, distributing more than 145,000 products to more than 100,000 resellers in 120 countries. Ingram Micro can be found at http://www.ingrammicro.com/.
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