PC Mall, Inc. (NASDAQ:MALL) today announced that Robert Newton, executive vice-president, general counsel, and secretary of PC Mall, Inc. has been selected as Corporate Counsel of the Year in the Los Angeles area for public companies with under $2 billion dollars in revenue. Mr. Newton was selected by the Los Angeles Business Journal from among 50 nominations that were received. The awards were announced at a ceremony on October 19, 2011 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. This is the second year that the Corporate Counsel awards have been conducted.
“I am pleased to see Rob Newton get the recognition he so richly deserves,” said Frank Khulusi, CEO of PC Mall, Inc. “Rob is an important member of our executive management team and has been a key driver in corporate governance, risk management and litigation, acquisitions, and business strategy over the seven years he has been at PC Mall. We are delighted to have him on our team.”
“I am both humbled and honored to receive this recognition,” said Mr.Newton. “There are many great companies and strong corporate counsels in the Los Angeles area. Being selected to receive this honor is something I will always treasure.”
About PC Mall, Inc.PC Mall, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is a leading value added direct marketer of technology products, services and solutions to small and medium sized businesses, mid-market and enterprise customers, government and educational institutions and individual consumers. PC Mall brands include: PC Mall, PC Mall Gov, Sarcom, MacMall, Abreon, NSPI, eCost and OnSale. In the twelve months ended June 30, 2011, PC Mall generated $1.4 billion in revenue and had over 2,800 employees, over 64% of which are in sales or service positions. For more information please visit pcmall.com/investor or call (310) 354-5600.