Avnet
Gold Partner

Avnet connects the world's leading technology manufacturers with a broad base of more than 100,000 customers by providing cost-effective value-added services and solutions. One of the world's largest trans-national electronics distributors of electronic parts, enterprise computing, storage products and embedded subsystems, Avnet provides a vital link in the technology supply chain. Market needs and trends drive Avnet's product and services strategy, supported by a global infrastructure. Avnet brings a breadth and depth of service capabilities, such as supply-chain and design-chain services, logistics solutions, product assembly, device programming, computer system configuration and integration, and technical seminars, all in addition to its core distribution services. For the third year in a row, Avnet is ranked No. 1 in our industry in Fortune magazine's list of "Most Admired Companies."

Norman Korn
Retail Business Development

Lundgren Center Executive Board Member

Norman Korn is the Retail solution specialist for Avnet Technology Solutions, Americas. In this role Norm works with Avnet’s clients and business partners to assist them with the identification, development, marketing and sales of IT solutions and offerings within the Retail, Consumer Products and Hospitality industries.  He is responsible for ensuring that Avnet’s Partners are current on the latest global and industry trends to enable them to position and deliver relevant IT solutions that best meet the needs and requirements of Retail, Consumer Products and Hospitality end users.
 
Norm joined Avnet in 2013 as a Business Development Manager for Retail.  Prior to joining Avnet he worked 18 years at a Fortune 100 computer services firm as a data analyst, business consultant, marketing & operations manager, and partner development manager.  In these roles he managed and led large BPR (Business Process Re-engineering) and ERP engagements, managed marketing & operations for an internal group developing and building emerging retail soluitons, and developed an ecosystem of 100+ ISVs and SIs for the Retail, CGP and T&T verticals, He is a graduate of the University of Minnsota with a BA in Political Science and an MBA in Business Administration.

More Information

Avnet is a distributor of electronic components, enterprise computer and storage products, information technology services and embedded subsystems. In addition, Co. provides engineering design, materials management and logistics services, system integration and configuration, and supply chain services customized to meet specific requirements of both customers and suppliers. Co. has two primary operating groups: Electronics Marketing, which markets and sells semiconductors, interconnect, passive and electromechanical devices and embedded products; and Technology Solutions, which focuses on the distribution of enterprise computing servers and systems, software, storage and services.

Income Statement
Revenue (ttm):    28.05B
Revenue Per Share (ttm):    206.96
Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):    1.90%
Gross Profit (ttm):    3.19B
EBITDA (ttm)6:    1.06B

Source: November 12, 2015-http://finance.yahoo.com/q/ks?s=AVT+Key+Statistics

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