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Avnet Technology Solutions Asia Pacific Reaps Awards

True to its commitment as a premier solutions distributor, Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), continues to accelerate the success of its suppliers, business partners and customers in the region. APAC senior leaders and business units have recently been honoured with multiple awards from business partners in recent months. The awards recognize the sales growth, new product promotions, ease of doing business as well as leadership achievement from supplier partners like IBM, Vmware and Motorola and the Hong Kong’s Environmental Excellence Committee.

Rick Hamada Shares Some Secrets to A Leader’s Success

Hearing success stories of CEOs is always inspiring.

In the following conversation, Rick Hamada, CEO, Avnet Inc fondly tells the story of how he began his journey with Avnet as a technical support specialist 28 years ago, and how he has since grown into taking on key leadership roles leading up to his appointment as company CEO last July 2011. Asked whether he expected or planned to become Avnet’s chief executive, Rick confessed to having a totally different concept of “long-term” which meant “What’s... View Article