Tech Data Named 2014 Americas Distributor of the Year by Mitel

CLEARWATER, Fla., June 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) announced that it has been named the 2014 Americas Distributor of the Year by Mitel, a global market leader in enterprise and mobile communications. Tech Data was recognized for its outstanding business performance in 2014 and its success in serving the needs of business customers across the Americas. Tech Data was also cited for its revenue growth, leadership in infrastructure solutions, and vertical specialization.

"We are honored to be recognized as the Americas Distributor of the Year by our partners at Mitel," said Chuck Bartlett, senior vice president, Advanced Infrastructure Solutions (AIS) at Tech Data. "This award is a reflection of our talented Mitel team at Tech Data, which is strategically aligned with our channel partners. Our team's collaborative efforts allowed us to create a more efficient and seamless workflow that delivered outstanding results. We look forward to continued growth and success together with Mitel."

"We are very pleased that Tech Data has won this award," said Sandra Hill, vice president of Distribution for Mitel Networks. "Our channel partners and distributors are a vital part of Mitel's success, and Tech Data has successfully proven their ability to serve our Authorized Partners with both pre and post-sales support. They are committed to delivering industry-leading customer service, and we are thrilled to recognize them for their achievements. We congratulate Tech Data for being named the 2014 Americas Distributor of the Year, and we thank them for the fantastic work they do addressing the needs of our partners."

Mitel's products and solutions are available through Tech Data's AIS division. To learn more, please contact one of Tech Data's dedicated Mitel team members at (800) 237-8931 or visit

About Tech Data

Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 115,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $27.7 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2015. It is ranked No. 111 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune's "World's Most Admired Companies." To learn more, visit, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

About Mitel

A global market leader in enterprise and mobile communications powering more than 2 billion business connections and 2 billion mobile subscribers every day, Mitel (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) helps businesses and mobile carriers connect, collaborate and provide innovative services to their customers. Our innovation and communications experts serve more than 60 million business users in more than 100 countries, and 130 mobile service providers including 15 of the top 20 mobile carriers in the world. That makes us unique, and the only company able to provide a bridge between enterprise and mobile customers. For more information, go to and follow us on Twitter @Mitel.

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