Avnet Education Services Named A Top 20 IT Training Company

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, announced today that its Education Services business unit, which comprises Avnet Academy and ExitCertified and provides global certified IT training, has been named as one of the 2016 " Top 20 IT Training Companies" by Training Industry, Inc. Avnet Education Services has been honored with this designation for the past five legacy years - three for Avnet Academy and five for ExitCertified. The "Top 20 IT Training Companies List" is part of Training Industry's mission to continually monitor the training marketplace for the best providers of IT training services/technologies in support of corporate learning and development.

"This prestigious recognition reaffirms our commitment to delivering the most engaging and value-added education solutions to our valued partner ecosystem," said Hees Ham, vice president, Education Services, Avnet Technology Solutions, Americas. "For more than a decade, we have been providing individual and corporate clients with exceptional learning experiences, and this acknowledgment by Training Industry will serve to further burnish our team's dedication to that end."

Selection to the 2016 "Top 20 IT Training Companies List" was based on the following criteria:
  • Leadership and innovation in IT training
  • Breadth of IT training and delivery methods offered
  • Company size and growth potential
  • Quality and number of clients/users
  • Geographic reach
  • Awards, recognition and competitive differentiation

Avnet Education Services offers a variety of education solutions, including strategic training paths for the certification skills required to support today's technologies, while offering a broad curriculum of application-focused courses for clients looking to implement new or upgraded business applications. Avnet Education Services works with customers and partners to design learning plans by vendors or by technology solutions, including cloud, data analytics and internet of things (IOT), data center, mobility, and security and networking.

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