SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a leading distributor of IT products and services, announced that Kevin Murai, President and Chief Executive Officer, was named one of CRN’s Top 100 Executives for 2013. This annual list salutes the most influential, innovative and game-changing IT channel executives in North America.
Mr. Kevin Murai, President and Chief Executive Officer, SYNNEX Corporation (Photo: Business Wire)
Murai’s honor includes recognition as one of CRN’s Top 25 Disruptors for 2013, marking the fifth consecutive year Murai has made CRN’s Top 100 Executives list. Murai was selected for his continued vision and leadership, which led SYNNEX to its 105 th consecutive profitable quarter and its evolution to a more services-oriented organization. Murai continues to lead SYNNEX to new avenues in mobility and cloud with its MOBILITYSolv and CLOUDSolv platforms. “I am extremely honored to be included in CRN’s Top 100 Executives list for 2013,” said Kevin Murai, President and CEO, SYNNEX Corporation. “Being part of such an esteemed group of channel leaders reflects SYNNEX’s ongoing commitment to our customers, vendors and the IT channel moving forward.” The Top 100 Executives list is based on ongoing feedback throughout the year from solution providers, with rankings based on channel influence, effectiveness and visibility, along with business and sales impact. Final selections were made by a panel of CRN editors. Among the criteria considered were channel sales volume, channel investment and resources, channel advocacy and visibility, and performance in The Channel Company research projects including the Annual Report Card and Channel Champions. “Each individual featured on CRN’s Top 100 Executives list has shown an unwavering commitment to the IT channel and serves as an example to the industry at large of how to be a successful leader, innovator and influencer,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. Expanded coverage of the 2013 Top 100 Executives is featured in the October issue of CRN Magazine and online at www.crn.com. About SYNNEX Corporation SYNNEX Corporation, a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, servicing resellers, retailers and original equipment manufacturers in multiple regions around the world. The Company provides services in IT distribution, supply chain management, contract assembly and business process outsourcing. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX employs approximately 14,000 full-time and part-time associates worldwide. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com. Safe Harbor Statement Statements in this release that are forward-looking involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company's actual results in future periods to be materially different from any future performance that may be suggested in this release. The Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release.