By Market Wire, October 30, 2013, 02:05:00 PM EDT
World's Largest Technology Distributor Recognizes WAMS in Annual
Ingram Micro SMB 500 List
BREA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/30/13 --
Williams Automated Managements Services (WAMS) today announced it has been named to the Ingram Micro 2013 SMB 500. The list was revealed at Ingram Micro's 2013 Fall SMB Invitational and celebrates the top 500 fastest-growing Ingram Micro U.S. channel partners focused on small and midsize businesses (SMBs). Ranked at number 121, WAMS grew its business with Ingram Micro Inc.(NYSE:IM), the world's largest technology distributor, by more than 255 percent.
The Ingram Micro 2013 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. This year's top performers posted growth of nearly 250 percent. 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 list also takes into account select criteria such as company size, overall technology category revenue growth and innovation with SMB business engagements.
"We are honored to be recognized by such a large and authoritative company such as Ingram Micro for our efforts in providing our clients with superior IT support solutions and services," says Kevin Haight, General Manager at WAMS. "We are proud of our growth and thank our loyal clients for helping WAMS to continue to grow!"
"Having the right technology solutions and services in play can bring significant advantages to small and midsize businesses, and can be the difference between good and great companies," says Jamie Ferullo, director of SMB sales, Ingram Micro U.S. "Our SMB 500 list represents the 'who's who' in SMB when it comes to top-performing VARs and MSPs. We're thrilled to announce this year's winners and congratulate WAMS on its growth and success."
The complete 2013 Ingram Micro SMB 500 list can be seen at http://www.im-smb.com/smb500.
Additional information, content and resources are available at www.channelnomics.com/smb500.
More information about WAMS is available at www.wamsinc.com and at www.facebook.com/wamsinc.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. 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 and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving approximately 160 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit www.ingrammicro.com.
WAMS, Inc. has been providing law firms and businesses with comprehensive, high-quality IT/computer consulting and support solutions since 1974. Our legacy of superior quality and service continues today as we design, install and maintain a vast network of both on-site and cloud based computer systems specifically tailored for each unique law firm, legal department and business client. We offer a variety of services, including our low-cost ManagedCARE offerings, our hosted WAMS Cloud Connect platform, or you may select what individual services you need from our IT menu. Learn more at www.wamsinc.com.
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Source: WAMS, Inc.