Ingram Micro Announces 2009 Vendor Awards of Excellence Winners

Top IT Distribution Partner Recognizes Top Performing Technology Vendors for
Impressive Growth, Execution and Partner Enablement Programs at 2010 Marketing

SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Congratulating IT vendors for
superior performance, collaboration and partnership, Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:
IM) today announced the winners of the 2009 Ingram Micro U.S. Vendor Awards of
Excellence. The prestigious industry awards were presented yesterday at the
distributor's annual Marketing Symposium in Anaheim, Calif.

This year's winners include Business Intelligence Award winner Belkin, and
Channel Community Award winner Hewlett-Packard. Industry leader Cisco Systems
walked away with the 2009 Services Award for its success within Ingram Micro's
Seismic Virtual Services Warehouse and also earned this year's Networking
Award. The coveted 2009 Partnership award was presented to Juniper Networks in
recognition of its accelerated growth and ongoing collaboration with Ingram
Micro's sales, marketing, technical support and vendor management teams.

Ingram Micro's 2009 Vendor Awards of Excellence recognize many of the
distributor's top-performing technology manufacturers and software developers
for outstanding IT Channel performance and partnership, as well as
achievements against measurable objectives, such as growth, revenue,
profitability, marketing programs, solution provider support and services.

The winners of Ingram Micro's 2009 U.S. Awards of Excellence are:

Business Intelligence Belkin
Channel Community Hewlett-Packard
Components Western Digital
Data Center EMC Corporation
Digital Signage Samsung Electronics America
Document Management Kodak Scanners
Emerging Technology Data Domain
Mobility Nokia
Networking Cisco
Partnership Juniper Networks
Peripherals & Accessories Ergotron
Security Symantec
Services Cisco Systems
Software Citrix Systems, Inc.
Systems Apple

"Working side-by-side with Ingram Micro, the winners of our 2009 Vendor Awards
of Excellence continued to invest, innovate and achieve impressive growth
despite a challenging economy," says Keith Bradley, President, Ingram Micro
North America. "We're pleased to recognize each of these vendors for their
ongoing commitment and partnership with Ingram Micro and our channel

The 2009 annual awards ceremony was hosted by Ingram Micro's channel marketing
and vendor management executive team and took place at the distributor's 2010
Marketing Symposium on Oct. 8, 2009. To learn more about Ingram Micro's
marketing services, visit

About Ingram Micro Inc.
As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and
profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing
programs, outsourced logistics services, technical support, financial
services, and product aggregation and distribution. The company serves 150
countries and is the only broad-based global IT distributor with operations in
Asia. Visit

SOURCE Ingram Micro Inc.

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