LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - May 6, 2014) - Omron Electronic Components honored Mr. Todd Zara of TTI, Inc. with the 2013 Supplier Manager of the Year award at the Electronics Distribution Show. Presenting the award were Omron's Jeff Rogers, President and Chief Operating Officer, Kris Whitehouse, Director of Sales Solutions, and Rachel Miller, Distribution Sales Representative.
Mr. Zara was recognized by Omron as the best-in-class Supplier Manager from among Omron's authorized distributors. Exceptional efforts in managing the Omron supplier relationship, driving Omron mindshare and sales within TTI branch locations throughout North America, and spearheading programs amongst the two organizations were the major factors in the selection of Mr. Zara.
Kris Whitehouse commented on Mr. Zara's honor, "Todd has been a critical piece to the success of our mutual business. He has worked diligently to educate all TTI branches on our various technologies and programs. Todd does not hesitate to roll up his sleeves and get involved. We are proud to present this award to him this year."
Lew LaFornara, TTI Vice President of Supplier Marketing, added, "All of us at TTI are very pleased to have Todd on our team, and very proud to see him recognized by Omron. Todd's role as Supplier Marketing Manager is intended to add value to our suppliers, our sales team and to our customers. This award and recognition from Omron is a testament to the fact that he is doing a great job for all parties. We also want to thank Omron for showing their appreciation to Todd and the TTI team."
For over 80 years, Omron Electronic Components has been a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced electronic components. Extensive product groups include relays, switches, connectors, MEMS flow sensors, pressure sensors, and optical components. Omron Electronic Components is the Americas subsidiary of Omron Corporation, a $7.6 billion global leading supplier of electronics and control system components and services. Omron's broad product offering can be found in applications for the communications, transportation, medical, HVAC, appliance, industrial automation, consumer electronics, test and measurement, and gaming markets around the world. Omron Electronic Components has an extensive sales support network consisting of Sales Professionals, Inside Sales and Customer Service Representatives, Technical Sales Assistants, and an authorized distributor network.