Avnet Global Awards

  • Avnet listed at number 457 on Fortune Global 500 List (2013)
  • Avnet named number 1 in the Electronics Wholesaler industry on Fortune's "Most Admired Companies" for five consecutive years (2009-2013)
  • Avnet wins 2013 Green Enterprise IT Award™ from Uptime Institute (2013)
  • Avnet wins CDW Partner of the Year in Services (2013)
 
Avnet Named No. 1 in Its Industry on Fortune's 2013 "Most Admired Companies"
For the fifth consecutive year, Avnet, Inc. was named No. 1 overall in our business category in the annual "Most Admired Companies" list by Fortune magazine.
In this year's Fortune list, Avnet ranked first for these attributes:
  • People management
  • Social responsibility
  • Quality of management
  • Quality of products/services

Avnet TS Americas Awards​ ​​

  • Avnet listed at No. 117 on the Fortune 500 (2013)
  • Avnet's Nicole Enright (2013, 2012, 2011), Jessica Yeck (2013) Trisha Cooke (2012) and Christy Anderson (2012) recognized as Top Women in the Channel by CRN
  • Avnet executives named Channel Chiefs by CRN. Jeff Bawol (2013, 2012, 2010), Fred Cuen (2011) and Tony Vottima (2011, 2010, 2009)
  • Insight Enterprises Distributor Partner of the Year (2013)
  • Avnet recognized by InformationWeek 500 as a Top 150 Technology Innovator (2012, 2013) ​
  • CDW Partner of the Year Award (2013)
  • "Best in Show" MSPWorld Cup Award (2013)
  • IDG InfoWorld recognized Avnet as one of the Top 15 Sustainable Technology Leaders (2013)
  • Avnet Latin America: Oracle Regional Excellence Award (2012)
  • Avnet Latin America: EMC Regional Excellence Award (2012)
  • Computerworld recognized Avnet's leadership in IT with Premier 100 Award (2012, 2011)​

​ ​Avnet TS Americas Supplier Awards

 

  • Cisco: First and only authorized distributor of SAP HAN
  • Cisco: Only distributor authorized to build UCS from components
  • Cisco: Avnet Technology Solutions awarded Cisco Distribution Partner of the Year (2013) and Worldwide Data Center Distributor of the Year Award (2013, 2012)
  • Cisco: First distributor certified for Cisco’s Unified computing system B- and C-Series; Authorized Configurator in U.S. and Canada

 

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  • IBM: Avnet Technology Solutions Wins IBM Tivoli Award for Value Added Distributor Excellence
  • IBM Recognizes Avnet’s Lisa Friesenhahn with Lifetime Achievement Award
  • IBM Global Services U.S. Sales Leadership Award
  • IBM PartnerWorld Beacon Award for Most Innovative Distributor Finance Program
  • IBM Authorized Assembler Program Partner

 

 

  • Brocade: Distributor of the Year in North America (2012)

 

 
  • Oracle’s first and largest enterprise distribution partner ​

Avnet TS EMEA Awards​ ​​

  • UK: Quality in Credit Management (QICM) Accreditation (2013)
  • UK: Awarded distributor of the year 2012 by Business Partner Equanet (2012)
  • UK: Winner of Microscope Storage Distributor of the Year (2012)
  • UK: Avaya Distributor of the Year (2012)
 
  • Germany: Preferred Distributorin category Value Add Distribution by ChannelPartner Magazine (2013)
  • Germany: IBM Bestseller Award (2012)
  • Germany: Cisco Distributor of the Year (2013)
  • Germany: Awarded Qualified Distributor by IT Business magazine (2012)
  • Germany: CRN Excellent Distributor (2013)
  • Germany: Enterasys Networks Best Distributor (2012)
  • Germany: IBM Bestseller Award (2012)
  • Germany: CRN Excellent Distributor (2012)
  • Netherlands: NetApp Distributor of the Year (2013)
  • Netherlands: Best Value Add Distributor (Symantec) (2012)
  • Netherlands: Best Distributor (NetApp) (2012)
  • Poland: IBM Distributor of the Year, 2012 (category: highest hardware sale)
  • Poland: Best Emerging Partner 2012 Central (Jabra)
  • Poland: Diamenty Forbes 2013 (Forbes Diamonds 2013)
Other
  • Benelux: Business partner of the year for IBM Global Finance (2012)
  • France: EMC Distributor of the Year (2013)
  • Slovakia: HP Software Distributor of the Year (2012)
  • Ireland: Distributor of the Year 2012 (ICT Excellence Awards)
  • Austria: IBM TopPerformer Award (2012)

 

 

Avnet TS Asia Pacific Awards​ ​

    

 

 

  • Hong Kong/ Macau: “IBM Top Contributor Award: Power Systems – Solution Provider”
  • Hong Kong/ Macau: “IBM Top Contributor Award: Global Technology Services”
  • Hong Kong/ Macau: “2012 Best Financing Association”
  • Hong Kong/ Macau: Blue Dragon Award
  • Hong Kong/ Macau: Silver partner of IBM Blue Ocean Business Partner Program
  • Hong Kong/ Macau: Sapphire Value Partner 2013
  • Hong Kong/ Macau: IBM System Storage Specialty Elite

  

  •  Australia: RedHat Distributor of the Year 2013
  
  • India: VMWare Distributor of the year 2013