Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is pleased to have been recognized by TE Connectivity as its Distributor of the Year for 2014 in Asia. This annual award is given in recognition of POS growth, inventory investment, design expertise and the overall engagement the distributor has with TE Connectivity.
Last year, Future Electronics formally launched their Interconnect Business Development Program in Asia. Adding dedicated connector sales and engineering experts based in Asia enables the company to maintain a sharper focus on connector product in both the engineering and procurement departments of its customers.
“In 2014, Future Electronics delivered exceptional performance in Asia and played a key role in our achievements in the region throughout the year,” said Joan Wainwright, President, Channel & Customer Experience at TE Connectivity. “We consider Future Electronics a strategic channel partner and through this award, we are delighted to recognize the significant investments they have made, the growth they have achieved, and the expansion of the Interconnect Business Development Program in Asia that has allowed them to put a focus on TE product and drive our mutual strategies in the territory.”
“The Interconnect Business Development Managers can address whatever connector opportunity or issue our customers may encounter. They help us stay on the cutting edge of technology and make sure our customers take advantage of any new product being released,” explained Joseph Chen, Director of Marketing and leader of the IBDM team in Asia. He added, “We plan to further expand the team in 2015, which will allow us to stay in front of more customers and continue providing innovative, comprehensive engineering solutions.”
“We are honored to win this award from TE Connectivity,” said Jack Voelmle, Vice President of Interconnect Product at Future Electronics. “This is just further proof that Future Electronics’ Interconnect strategy is positioning us to better meet our customers’ engineering and supply chain needs while greatly exceeding the growth the rest of the market is currently experiencing. We look forward to many more years of continued mutual success doing business with TE Connectivity.”
For more information about Future Electronics, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.