LG ELECTRONICS ANNOUNCES ITS AUSTRALIAN DISTRIBUTORS OF THE YEAR
|Sydney, Australia – 23rd June – LG Electronics, worldwide leaders in technology innovation, recently held its prestigious annual IT distributors awards, which looks to recognise its distributors that go the extra mile. Notable recipients of the awards for the evening included Synnex Australia and Bluechip Infotech, the winning distributors were rewarded by LG Australia as a recognition of their unparalleled support and success in 2009.|
|The major winner of the awards, storming away with the title of Australia Distributor of the Year was Synnex Australia, a company that was also recognised as the number one sales of monitors 2009 and Product Manager of the year. Bluechip Infotech also recorded impressive sales numbers, announced by LG as number one in Digital Storage, Recordable Media and Projector sales for 2009. Com1 International was honoured with State based distributor of the year.|
|“The LG IT distributor awards are the perfect way to show our appreciation and gratitude to our business partners for a great 2009,” said Charlie Harb, national IT sales manager, LG Australia. “LG has experienced year-on-year growth in all business categories and this can be attributed directly to the hard-work and dedication shown by our distributors. We’d like to thank them all for their impressive performances.”|
|The annual LG IT distributor awards have been held annually since 2000, recognising the best sales performers. Distributors from around the country, including Ingram Micro, Synnex, Bluechip Infotech, Leader computers, Com1 International and Edsys computers gathered to attend an informative conference held at the LG headquarters Sydney.|
|About LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing more than 84,000 people working in 115 operations including 84 subsidiaries around the world. With 2008 global sales of $44.7 billion, LG comprises of five business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Air Conditioning and Business Solutions. LG is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, audio and video products, mobile handsets, air conditioners and washing machines. LG has signed a long-term agreement to become both A Global Partner of Formula 1™ and A Technology Partner of Formula 1™. As part of this top-level association, LG acquires exclusive designations and marketing rights as the official consumer electronics, mobile phone and data processor of this global sporting event. For more information, please visit www.lge.com.
|About LG Electronics Home Appliance Company
The LG Electronics Home Appliance Company is an innovator in the home appliance industry, dedicated to offering healthier and greener products, blending smart technology and trend-setting design and providing a complete solution for improving daily life. LG’s insightful products, including refrigerators, washing machines, dishwashers, cooking appliances, vacuum cleaners, and built-in appliances, are designed to resonate with consumers around the world. LG’s innovative technologies and convenient features, including the world's first interactive refrigerator, steam washing machine and combination oven and microwave, set new trends in the appliance industry, helping to establish LG as a global leader.
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