Friday, February 11, 2011 - THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA â?" Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industryâ??s broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, was honored by PUI Audio Inc. as the 2010 Distributor of the Year. This is the first year that PUI Audio has credited a distributor with this award.
The award was presented by Chris Wyse, CEO of PUI Audio, Jack Hampshire, president of PUI Audio, and Brian Coleman, distribution sales manager, when the three traveled from PUI headquarters in Dayton, Ohio to Digi-Key's location in northern Minnesota. The honor was received by Digi-Key staff members Aron Muetzel, product manager, Blaine Dahlin, manager of product group, Bruce Lawrence, director of passives, and Chris Beeson, vice president of sales and VBD.
"Digi-Key is flattered to be PUI Audio's first recipient of the Distributor of the Year award," said Chris Beeson, vice president of sales and VBD. "Maintaining a positive and beneficial relationship with our suppliers has allowed Digi-Key to stock a vast breadth of product and to become a world leader in electronic component distribution."
Digi-Key Corporation focuses on providing customers with superior service, which includes product selection and availability, on-time delivery, and responsiveness. Using leading-edge processes and state-of-the-art technologies, Digi-Key serves a global customer base from its 600,000 square foot facility in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA.