Partners Awarded for Extraordinary Performance and Notable Achievements

Paris, June — Arrow Electronics today announced that it has received both the VMware EMEA Regional and Global Distributor Partner Innovation Awards. Arrow was recognized at VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2018, held in Scottsdale, AZ.

“We congratulate Arrow on winning Partner Innovation Awards for Regional and Global Distributor and look forward to our continued collaboration and innovation,” said Jenni Flinders, vice president, Worldwide Channels, VMware. “VMware and our partners will continue to empower organizations of all sizes with technologies that enable digital transformation.”
“We are proud to win both VMware`s Global and EMEA Regional awards at the same time, demonstrating Arrow`s global commitment and capabilities”, says Alexis Brabant, vice president of sales for Arrow`s enterprise computing solutions business in EMEA. “Arrow substantially contributed to this success receiving the Regional Distribution award based on high dedication to vSphere, vSAN and desktop virtualization as well as a specialized team implementing VMware`s strategy and priorities.”

Recipients of a Global VMware Partner Innovation Award were acknowledged in 17 categories for outstanding performance and distinctive achievements during 2017.

Award Categories for Global Partner of the Year included: 

• Cloud Provider
• Education
• Emerging Markets Distributor
• Empower the Digital Workspace
• Integrate Public Clouds
• Global Distributor
• Global Systems Integrator
• Global Systems Outsourcer
• Marketing
• Modernize Data Centers
• Professional Services
• Solution Provider
• Strategic Alliance
• Technology
• Transform Networking & Security
• Transformational Solution Provider

About VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2018
VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2018 offered VMware partners the opportunity to engage with VMware executives and industry peers to explore business opportunities, customer use cases, solution practices, and partnering best practices. As an invitation-only event, it provided partners with resources to develop and execute a comprehensive go-to-market plans. VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2018 concluded with award ceremonies recognizing outstanding achievements in the VMware partner ecosystem. 
About Arrow Electronics
Arrow Electronics ( is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 150,000 original equipment manufacturers, value-added resellers, contract manufacturers, and commercial customers through a global network. The company maintains over 300 sales facilities and 45 distribution and value-added centers, serving over 80 countries.
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