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Arrow Electronics Supports Military Members and Their Families with Help A Hero Event

Posted by fidest press agency su martedì, 19 novembre 2019

Arrow Electronics’ (NYSE:ARW) operations in Orange County, Calif. recently hosted a fundraiser to support American military members and their families. The 4th Annual Operation Help A Hero event benefitted Operation Help a Hero, a nonprofit that provides resources to the military community.Arrow customers and suppliers joined the company’s employees at the event, along with members of the United States Marine Corps stationed at Camp Pendleton. Operation Help A Hero services include providing essential items for Marines transitioning home after deployments, hosting baby showers for expectant mothers and coordinating holiday gift drives for Marine families in need.Arrow also provided matching funds for the Orange County team’s volunteer hours through the Arrow Charitable Dollars for Doers program. Arrow employees from around the world regularly partner with local nonprofits, extending the company’s collaborative and innovative culture into the broader communities where they live and work.In 2018, Arrow employees donated nearly 6,000 volunteer hours in their local communities, supporting 165 charities at 747 events across the Americas.

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Arrow Electronics Awards The Succeeds Prize 2019 for “Excellence in Technology-Enabled Learning”

Posted by fidest press agency su lunedì, 28 ottobre 2019

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) presented the St. Vrain Valley School District in Longmont, Colo. with The Succeeds Prize for Excellence in Technology-Enabled Learning at a recent ceremony honoring Colorado public schools and educators in Denver. The school district received a cash award to support its Innovation Center, Mobile Innovation Lab, and P-TECH programs, which provide experiential learning opportunities to develop today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders, innovators and changemakers.These innovative programs at St. Vrain Valley Schools offer courses, industry work experience, research opportunities and more in content areas ranging from aeronautics, robotics, computer science, and technology, to media, STEM, and entrepreneurship. Students also have the ability to earn certifications to serve as drone pilots and information technology support professionals.By supplying students with such in-demand skills, the St. Vrain Valley Schools creates a pipeline of “new-collar” workers and addresses the achievement gap by providing diverse students with a rigorous and relevant education, ensuring their upward economic mobility and empowering them to shape their futures.The Succeeds Prize — a partnership between Colorado’s business community, KUSA-TV, Colorado Succeeds and mindSpark Learning — recognizes and rewards Colorado’s transformational public schools and educators who are driving strong student success. More than 50 schools and district administrators across the state competed for the awards by demonstrating how they are developing agile learners and preparing students to thrive in the future.The award is part of Arrow’s Innovation in Technology awards launched by the company to honor the world’s brightest innovators and emerging technologies, transforming ideas into real and influential achievements that will help people and the communities in which Arrow works.

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Arrow Accelerates IoT Leadership Position with eInfochips Acquisition

Posted by fidest press agency su mercoledì, 3 gennaio 2018

Centennial_AirportCENTENNIAL, Colorado. Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire eInfochips, one of the world’s largest design and managed services companies.eInfochips works with global Fortune 1000 companies at every phase of technology deployment, including developing custom hardware and software and new IoT-based business models.eInfochips will expand Arrow’s IoT “sensor-to-sunset” platform by adding engineering, solution architecture, embedded software development, security, mobile device connectivity, app development, cloud configuration and management, and managed services including big-data analytics.“Upon close of this acquisition, eInfochips advances our IoT strategy, expands our offerings, and moves us into the rapidly growing IoT services market. As a result, we will deliver complex and connected IoT solutions and technologies across multiple cloud platforms,” said Michael J. Long, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Arrow. “This acquisition adds over 1,500 IoT solution architects, engineers, and software development resources to Arrow’s already leading position in IoT design services.”“Arrow has redefined design engineering with our industry-leading eDesign digital platform. Customers now collaborate on with hundreds of online-enabled engineers. Our engineers help customers with online reference designs, cloud-based design tools, and our eDesign platform,” said Matt Anderson, chief digital officer of Arrow. “Connecting eInfochips’ IoT capabilities and engineers to our eDesign platform will substantially augment the scale of eInfochips’ services, delivered via digital tools, to Arrow’s 125,000 customers.”eInfochips is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with locations in India and Europe, and 1,500 employees globally. eInfochips’ breadth of capabilities spans chip design, to product and IoT solution delivery, and across many industries, from retail and consumer, to industrial automation, healthcare, and aerospace.The transaction is expected to close this month.

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Arrow Electronics Names Steven H. Gunby as a New Director to Its Board

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 17 dicembre 2017

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that Steven H. Gunby, president and CEO of FTI Consulting, Inc., has been appointed to the company’s board of directors. Separately, after 20 years of service, John N. Hanson has retired from the board of directors. The addition of Mr. Gunby and departure of Mr. Hanson will leave the total number of directors on the board at nine. “I am delighted to have Steven join our board. He brings a tremendous knowledge of global business models and has a proven ability to guide innovation and growth,” said Michael J. Long, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Arrow Electronics. “As we continue to advance our complete sensor-to-sunset strategy, Steven will be a valuable addition to our board.” “During his tenure on the board, John has served as a trusted advisor to me and the company. My colleagues on the board and I, on behalf of Arrow, gratefully acknowledge John’s numerous valuable contributions,” Mr. Long said. “We will miss John’s counsel and insights, and wish him all the best in his retirement ahead.” Mr. Gunby has been president, CEO, and a member of the board of directors of FTI Consulting since January 2014. Prior to that, he had a 30-year career with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a leading business strategy consulting services firm. While at BCG, Mr. Gunby’s roles included global leader, transformation, and chairman, North and South America. He also held other major managerial roles in his capacity as a senior partner and managing director and serving as a member of BCG’s Executive Committee. Mr. Gunby holds a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and has both a master’s degree and law degree from Yale University.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 125,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 465 locations serving over 90 countries.

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