Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components, today announced Sager Product Marketing Manager Joseph Norton was honored as the 2014 Distributor Product Manager of the Year by Schaffner EMC. Schaffner EMC, a leading provider of EMI/RFI components and solutions, presented the award on May 13th at the EDS show in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Mr. Norton was praised for the strength of his communication skills and his dedication to driving Schaffner mindshare across the Sager organization. “Joe has been instrumental in aligning the efforts of the Sager and Schaffner sales force while creating top-of-mind awareness for Schaffner’s solution offering. As a result, Sager added new customers, increased opportunities and grew sales by almost fourteen percent,” said Richard Thorpe, Distribution Manager for Schaffner EMC.
Senior Vice President of Marketing for Sager Electronics Faris Aruri commented, “We are proud to see Joe recognized by Schaffner for his efforts. As a valued member of Sager’s Supplier Marketing and Product Management team, Joe is dedicated to driving results for our suppliers through strong inventory positioning, marketing programs and relationship development.”
About Sager Electronics
Sager Electronics, a wholly owned subsidiary of TTI Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Inc. company, is a North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Sager Electromechanical components from leading manufacturers worldwide. Grounded in over 125 years of innovation and service, Sager Electronics provides customers and suppliers a unique combination of operational excellence and innovative business solutions through its Distributing Confidence® business model. Headquartered in Middleborough, MA, Sager Electronics operates a national network of field sales representatives and strategically located service centers across North America. To learn more about Sager, visit www.sager.com.
About Schaffner USA
The Schaffner Group is the international leader in the development and production of solutions which ensure the efficient and reliable operation of electronic systems. The Group's broad range of products and services includes EMC/EMI components, harmonic filters and magnetic components as well as the development and implementation of customized solutions. Schaffner components are deployed in energy-efficient drive systems and electronic motor controls, in wind power and photovoltaic systems, rail technology, machine tools and robotics as well as power supplies for numerous electronic devices in sectors such as medical technology or telecommunications. Schaffner provides on-site service to customers around the world through an efficient, global organization and makes ongoing investments in research, development, production and sales to systematically expand its position as leader on the international market. www.schaffnerusa.com