SOURCE: Allied Electronics

Allied Electronics

April 05, 2011 11:04 ET

Allied Electronics Receives Chairman's Award From Ohmite

FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwire - April 5, 2011) - Allied Electronics received the 2010 Chairman's Award from Ohmite Manufacturing Company, a longtime provider of resistive products for high-current, high-voltage and high-energy applications. Only four other distributors have ever received this award in Ohmite's 86-year history.

"I am most pleased to announce that Allied Electronics has won Ohmite's top distribution channel level of recognition, our Chairman's Award, for the year ending December 2010," says Gregory Pace, Ohmite Vice President Sales and Marketing. "Through Ohmite's partnership with Allied, Allied has progressed upwards in sales excellence three years in a row to become just the fourth distributor to ever win this honor."

Allied has been a partner and authorized distributor of Ohmite for more than 30 years. Allied received the award for excelling in sales growth, inventory breadth, cooperative selling at all levels and new product participation.

"We at Allied would like to thank our friends at Ohmite for recognizing our accomplishments with the Ohmite line," says Scott McLendon, vice president of product management and marketing at Allied. "It's certainly a team effort, and we have a great relationship with Ohmite. Hopefully, our collaboration will continue to pay dividends in the future."

About Allied Electronics
Allied Electronics is a small order, high service level distributor of electronic components and electromechanical products with over 50 sales offices across the United States and in Canada. With more than 2.2 million parts online and more than 115,000 products featured in the Allied Catalog, engineers and purchasers often look to Allied for prototyping due to its broad range of product solutions from over 300 world-class suppliers.

About Ohmite
Based in Rolling Meadows, Ill., Ohmite Manufacturing Company has been the leading provider of resistive products for high current, high voltage, and high energy applications for more than 80 years. The company's full complement of resistor construction includes wirewound, wire element, thick film and ceramic composition. The company offers a broad selection of Power Resistors to worldwide customers in the industrial, medical, military and aerospace industries.

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