FORT WORTH, TEXAS - July 18, 2007 - TTI, Inc., the world's leading passive and connector specialist in the electronics industry, has received first-time award recognition from suppliers Ohmite and Spectrum Control.
Ohmite is a leading provider of resistors for high current, high voltage and high energy applications. Gregory Pace, Director of Global Sales and Marketing for Ohmite, offered these comments about the recent award presentation. The Chairman’s award recognizes sustained growth for a two-year period without a negative point of acquisition (POA) and is extremely tough to win. "We partnered with TTI in 2005 and quickly learned that TTI has the same business philosophy as Ohmite and from that standpoint we knew that from the top down it was a good fit for both companies. We hope this is the first of many awards we present to honor the accomplishments of TTI." Jeff Ray, TTI Vice President of Supplier Marketing, said, "Ohmite’s quality reputation and ability to develop custom solutions for our mutual customer base has fueled our growth over the last few years. We are excited about future growth opportunities with Ohmite in North America as well as globally."
Spectrum Control, is recognized as the leader in the design and manufacture of control products and systems used to condition, regulate and govern electronic performance. Mark Lyons, Global Distribution Sales Manager, said, "We are thrilled to present TTI with the inaugural Distributor of the Year award. It was a tremendous year for Spectrum Control and TTI and this award reflects our appreciation for TTI’s continued support and dedication in reaching our mutual goals. This award is based on TTI's overall performance and dedication to finding new customers and developing new business opportunities. With nearly double the amount of design registrations from the previous year, TTI is well positioned for continued growth in the years to come. The dynamic working relationships established at all levels of the TTI and Spectrum Control organizations made this success possible. Congratulations to the entire TTI team.”
Lew LaFornara, Vice President Product Management for TTI, commented on this achievement, "We are proud of the success that we are having with Spectrum Control, and that they appreciate the value we bring to our mutual customers."
About TTI, Inc.
Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI, Inc. is the largest distributor specialist of passive, interconnect and electromechanical components. TTI is the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide. TTI's extensive products line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmer, magnetic and circuit protection components, wire and cable, identification products, application tools and electromechanical devices. TTI is recognized as the industry’s leader in service and quality and provides a broad array of supply chain solutions to its customer base. TTI employs 1,900 with more than 50 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. TTI is a Berkshire Hathaway owned company. For more information about TTI visit www.ttiinc.com.