Insight Raises $184,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation
TEMPE, Ariz., May 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Insight Enterprises (NSIT) , Inc. (Nasdaq:NSIT), a leading worldwide technology provider of hardware, software and service solutions, is proud to announce that it has been recognized by Make-A-Wish®Arizona with the Tom and Madena Stewart Lifetime Compassion award.
The Tom and Madena Stewart Lifetime Compassion award celebrates outstanding community members who, through their contribution to the arts, business, education, government, humanities, community service, philanthropy and science, have brought honor to themselves, Make-A-Wish Arizona and the communities where they work and live.
"Make-A-Wish Arizona honored Insight with this award because of the commitment they have made to support our organization in fulfilling the wishes of Arizona children with life-threatening medical conditions," said Elizabeth Reich, president and CEO of Make-A-Wish Arizona. "Since Insight started partnering with Make-A-Wish Arizona, they have helped numerous children fulfill their one true wish through both monetary donations and volunteer support."
The award was presented to Insight at the 2013 Rat Pack Wish Ball at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. Steve Dodenhoff, president Insight U.S. and Mike Gaumond, senior vice president, services, were both on hand to accept.
"Part of the Insight Way is to take responsibility for the communities that we live in," said Gaumond. "When we hosted little Grace, whose wish we adopted, the entire organization was inspired by her strength, determination and courage. We are proud of being able to help grant more kids their true wish and are deeply appreciative of this wonderful recognition."
Make-A-Wish Arizona's mission is to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Their dedication to making every eligible child's wish come true is clearly evident, as 2012 provided to be their most successful year to datefulfilling 288 wishes!
For more information on Insight and their community involvement, visit www.INSIGHT.com or call 800-INSIGHT.
Insight Enterprises, Inc. is a leading technology provider of hardware, software and service solutions to business and government clients in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Insight is focused on helping organizations move technology goals forward in the areas of Office Productivity, Unified Communications and Collaboration, Mobility, Network and Security, Data Center and Virtualization, Data Protection and Cloud. Insight has sold over three million business and public sector client cloud seats across the globe. With approximately 5,400 teammates worldwide, Insight is ranked No. 470 on the 2013 Fortune 500 and generated sales of $5.3 billion for the year ended December 31, 2012. For more information, please call 1.800.INSIGHT (1.800.467.4448) in the United States or visit www.insight.com .
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