World’s Largest Technology Distributor Recognizes DMEtek to its Inaugural Ingram Micro SMB 500 List
CHICAGO, IL, Oct. 10, 2012 – Diversified Management Enterprises, Inc. (d/b/a DMEtek) today announced it has been named to the Ingram Micro SMB 500. Unveiled at the Ingram Micro 2012 “Turn the Tables” Fall SMB Invitational in Rancho Mirage, Calif., the inaugural list celebrates the top 500 fastest-growing Ingram Micro U.S. channel partners focused on small and midsize businesses (SMBs). Ranked at number 200, DMEtek grew its business with Ingram Micro by more than 174 percent growth between June 2009 and June 2012.
Developed in collaboration with Ingram Micro’s Business Intelligence Center and U.S. SMB Business Unit, as well as channel research services firm The 2112 Group, the Ingram Micro SMB 500 list was derived from the more than 20,000 U.S. solution providers and MSPs who work with Ingram Micro’s U.S. SMB Business Unit. Those channel partners named to the list demonstrated a consistent, average three-year growth rate of more than 200 percent. The list also takes into account select criteria such as company size, overall technology category revenue growth and innovation with SMB business engagements.
“We are extremely honored to be ranked #200 from a pool of over 20,000 solution providers. Receiving the SMB 500 award from the world’s largest technology distributor enhanced DMEtek’s reputation and brought recognition to our team, our product and services portfolio and provided continued validation of our company to the industry,” says Tracey Lassiter-Levy, vice president and cofounder of DMEtek.
“Technology plays a critical role in the overall growth, operational scale and continued sustainability of SMBs across the U.S.,” says Kirk Robinson, vice president and general manager, Commercial Markets Division, Ingram Micro U.S. “As one of this year’s top-ranked SMB channel partners, DMEtek has demonstrated its business strength and sent a clear message that serving the technology business needs of SMBs is a top priority. We congratulate DMEtek on this accolade and look forward to enabling their continued success in 2012 and beyond.”
More information about DMEtek is available at www.dmetek.com.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics, technical and financial support, managed and cloud-based services, and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving more than 145 countries on six continents with the world’s most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit www.ingrammicro.com.
DMEtek is a leading technology services and solutions provider offering turn-key IT solutions and systems to a variety of businesses. With an experienced staff possessing extensive knowledge and field experience, we have a record of implementing technology marked by high quality and performance. DMEtek incorporated in 2004 and is privately held. The Company has offices in Chicago and Frankfort. Visit www.dmetek.com.
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