Avnet Silica, an Avnet company, has received the ‘Distributor of the Year’ award for performance in 2016 by ON Semiconductor. ON Semiconductor’s annual awards honour the distributor in each region that led overall results, and this is in recognition for outstanding results in the areas of sales growth, design-in and market share growth.
ON Semiconductor is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy-efficient connectivity, and sensing, power management, analogue, logic, timing, discrete, and custom devices.
Left to right: Peter Trinkaus (supplier business manager, Avnet Silica), Jeff Thomson (vice president, Global Channel Sales, ON Semiconductor), Mario Orlandi (president, Avnet Silica), Marco Scarazzati (corporate account manager, ON Semiconductor)
“We are delighted to be presented with this award by ON Semiconductor. Their state-of-the-art portfolio fits perfectly in Avnet Silica’s strategy to help engineers solve their design challenges in IoT, automotive, embedded vision and space applications,” said Mario Orlandi, president of Avnet Silica.
Jeff Thomson, vice president, Global Channel Sales at ON Semiconductor commented: “The support of our worldwide distribution partners is fundamental to the success of ON Semiconductor’s ongoing plans to increase market penetration and grow revenue at a faster pace than the industry. The collaborative relationship with Avnet Silica in EMEA has been showing excellent results in term of product sales growth, significant new business generation, and support of both companies’ customers’ needs and ON Semiconductor’s initiatives for operational excellence. We are pleased to recognize Avnet Silica with this award for the outstanding contributions throughout 2016.”