Arrow Electronics today announced that Symantec recognised the company as a recipient of the President Award at Symantec’s annual EMEA partner conference, Partner Engage EMEA 2014 held in Budapest, Hungary, in February. Arrow was recognised for its continued commitment to Symantec, its expertise and excellence in the delivery of Symantec solutions, service and support and the value provided to its end-user customer.
“Looking back at the strategic investments we made to support Symantec’s European go-to-market approach, especially in the last twelve months, we are excited to receive this special award,” says Jesper Trolle, vice president sales, Arrow ECS EMEA. “Symantec offers outstanding technology such as enterprise backup appliances and MSP and system integration solutions including hosted security in the cloud. These offerings align with Arrow’s focus, and we are happy to play such an important role in Symantec’s channel strategy in 18 European countries."
“We are committed to enabling greater partner profitability and delivering recognition and reward aligned to our partners growth and performance. The 2014 Partner Excellence Awards honor our channel partners’ and distributors’ commitment in Symantec which has enabled them to drive sustained growth through a high level of innovation and expertise in solving critical problems for our customers,” said Mark Nutt, vice-president, EMEA channel, Symantec. “On behalf of Symantec, I’d like to congratulate all of this year’s winners.”
Each year, Symantec recognises partners in EMEA whose innovation, commitment, and depth of expertise make them exemplary partners. The Symantec Partner Excellence Awards are designed to reward and acknowledge a select number of EMEA partners that excel at meeting customers objectives and whose innovation, commitment, and depth of expertise make them exemplary partners.
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, with 2013 sales of $21.4 billion. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for over 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations in 58 countries.