CLEARWATER, Fla., July 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ:TECD) announced that it has been named a 2015 ChannelPro Readers' Choice Award winner, receiving two Gold awards in the categories of Distributors: Best Hardware/Software Catalog and Best RMA Offerings, as well as Silver awards for Best Cloud/MSP Service Offerings, Best Sales Support, and Best Training Programs.
"We are honored that the SMB solution provider community has selected Tech Data as a 2015 ChannelPro Readers' Choice Award winner," said Marty Bauerlein, senior vice president, U.S. Sales at Tech Data. "Tech Data strives to provide the best customer experience in the IT channel, which includes a diverse and comprehensive portfolio to help our partners thrive in the competitive marketplace. This recognition by the ChannelPro Network community confirms our commitment to SMB solution providers and our effort to putting our partners first."
Readers of ChannelPro-SMB were invited to participate in the channel's only SMB-focused Readers' Choice Awards by casting their votes for the vendors, distributors, and professional organizations with the most SMB- and partner-friendly solutions, services, or programs in the channel today, via the publication's website. For each category, readers were asked to select the option that best satisfies the unique business requirements, work styles, and budgets of their small and midsize business clients, as well as those that best serve their own partner organizations.
"Our readers are a selective group, choosing technologies for their own businesses with all the care they take when recommending solutions to their SMB clients," said Cecilia Galvin, executive editor of ChannelPro-SMB. "It is always gratifying to see such a high level of participation in the survey on the part of our readers, which helps us compile the only rankings of this kind for SMBs and the channel companies that serve them."
For more information, visit www.ChannelProNetwork.com.
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. 107 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune's "World's Most Admired Companies." To learn more, visit www.techdata.com, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
ChannelPro-SMB, part of The ChannelPro Network, provides targeted business and technology information for IT channel partners who serve small and midsize businesses. Via a monthly magazine and associated online properties, ChannelPro-SMB delivers expert opinion, analysis, news, product reviews, and advice vital to a reseller's business success. Perspectives from VARs, vendors, distributors, and analysts are spotlighted daily. No other media company focuses on the small and midsize marketplace like ChannelPro-SMB. More information is available at www.ChannelProNetwork.com.
CONTACT: MEDIA CONTACT Amanda Lee Public Relations Manager (727) 538-5803 firstname.lastname@example.org
Source:Tech Data Corporation