LG AWARDS RECOGNISE OUTSTANDING IT DISTRIBUTORS
Sydney, Australia, 23 February 2009 - LG Electronics Australia (LG), a leader in premium, innovative, IT solutions, hosted valued IT distributors at the annual LG IT Distributors Awards Dinner at the Intercontinental Hotel Sydney, 17th February 2009.
The awards dinner acknowledged LG Electronics distribution partners outstanding performance throughout 2008 and thanked them for their on-going support.
LG's Managing Director, Mr. Soon Kwon, supports the awards and looks forward to further growth in the IT category this year.
"We have an exciting line up of IT products for 2009 which we believe will perform well with the continued support of our valued distributors," he said.
LG presented their key IT distributor network with awards for highest sales across various product ranges. Bluechip Infotech achieved both the Optical and Media No. 1 Sales awards with Ingram Micro the No. 1 Sales award for LCD panels.
The prestigious 2008 Distributor of the Year Award was presented to Bluechip Infotech with Leader Computers from South Australia winning the State Based Distributor of the Year Award.
The annual event was attended by VIP executives from Bluechip Infotech, Ingram Micro, Synnex Australia, Leader Computers, Edsys Computers, Galas Technology and Com1 International.
For more information please visit the LG website at www.lg.com.au or call 1800 LG HELP (1800 544 357) for stockists.
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