TTI, Inc. named TE Connectivity's Global Distributor of the Year - Europe singled out for best Channel Partner performance



Glyn Dennehy, Senior Vice President and General Manager for TTI Inc., Europe

TTI, Inc., the global distributor of Passive, Interconnect, Relay & Switch and Discrete components, has been recognized for the second and consecutive year as the Global Distributor of the Year for TE Connectivity (was Tyco Electronics). Speaking at the TE Connectivity 2011 Global Distribution Channel Summit awards dinner at the world famous St Francis Hotel in San Francisco, Dave Redfern, TE Connectivity's VP of Global Distribution recognized the specific performance of TTI in Europe. Commented Glyn Dennehy, Senior Vice President and General Manager for TTI Inc., Europe: "In 2010, we have grown the TE business overall by over 120% - significantly outperforming our competition in every European country. TE is TTI's largest connector supplier in Europe and they have a comprehensive portfolio of connector and other electromech components as well as passives - a profile with which TTI is totally aligned. We believe our success with TE Connectivity is due to a very close working partnership complemented by the enhanced service levels we offer and supported by industry's broadest stocking profile which we continue to hold and develop". "TE has developed a world class ‘go to market' strategy, designed to improve our customer's experience and support. TE remains focused on strategic customers in global growth markets as well as driving close relationships with our global, regional and specialty distributors. This strategy creates a significant opportunity for distributor partners like TTI to further enhance TE Connectivity's service and value proposition to our customers. Achieving the Global Distributor of the Year award requires a high level of focus and dedication from TTI globally and we are happy to acknowledge TTI EMEA's contributions towards the achievement of this prestigious award", said TE's David Redfern. About TTI, Inc. TTI's philosophy is "Lead by Design", and the company differentiates itself by focusing on people, parts and process. TTI, Inc. is a specialty distributor of passive, interconnect, relay & switch and discrete components. The company has developed a policy in Europe of being the distributor of choice for customers and suppliers alike by introducing new product technologies from key supply partners to its customers - and by stocking broad and deep across its franchise base. TTI also operates sophisticated inventory management processes which ensure that it has the ability to service changes in component demand due to fluctuating markets and supply chains.