BUFFALO, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2013) - Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) is proud to announce that it has been honored with the "Outstanding Employee Culture Award" by the Buffalo Niagara HR Association (BNHRA) as part of its 2013 Human Resource Excellence Awards. The employee culture award recognizes those organizations that demonstrate measurable success in creating a positive employee culture, have a strong organizational identity and successfully translate corporate expectations into internal and organizational behaviors.
Also honored during the awards ceremony held on April 10 in Buffalo, NY, was Ingram Micro associate Ashley Cuthbertson, a human resources business partner based in Buffalo who supports Partner Shared Services. Cuthbertson accepted the 2013 BNHRA President's Award for Excellence as well as the Canisius College 2013 SHRM Learning System Course Scholarship. Cuthbertson joined Ingram Micro as an associate nearly five years ago. Prior to Ingram Micro, she worked at New England Financial. Cuthbertson is a graduate of Canisius College, where she earned a bachelor of science in management.
The 2012 BNHRA HR Excellence Awards were developed to celebrate success in the human resources field by recognizing HR professionals and organizations that exemplify outstanding performance and achievement within the community. The HR professionals honored by BNHRA are members of their respective HR management departments and responsible for oversight of day-to-day HR operations.
"Building a high-energy, high-performance company culture is a top priority at Ingram Micro and one of the reasons we were recently named one of the best companies to work for in Buffalo," says Jeffrey Streb, senior director of human resources, Ingram Micro North America. "This honor from BNHRA is a great celebration of the success our associates, and Ashley in particular, are having when it comes to building an outstanding company culture at Ingram Micro. We are thrilled to once again receive this honor from BNHRA."
About The BNHRA
The Buffalo Niagara Human Resource Association (BNHRA) is the preeminent human resource professional organization in western New York, comprised of diverse professionals involved in a variety of leadership and support roles within the human resource management profession. BNHRA was founded by a small group of local personnel managers and university professors in 1974. The goal was to provide open communication, networking and information to others in the same profession. Today, BNHRA has more than 600-plus professional and student members, representing more than 300,000 employees within the community. BNHRA is an affiliate chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world's largest human resource management association.
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.