Insight Enterprises Celebrates 25 Years as a Global Technology Provider
TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Insight Enterprises (NSIT) , Inc. (Nasdaq:NSIT), a leading worldwide technology provider of hardware, software and service solutions, is celebrating their 25th anniversary this month.
Twenty-five years ago in a 400 sq. foot office on Broadway road in Tempe, AZ, brothers Eric and Tim Crown founded Hard Drives International, the predecessor to Insight Enterprises , Inc. The Crowns had a vision for their small corporation, but most importantly, they had a passion and dedication that kept them moving forward even through the toughest of times. Having an education and experience as computer engineers also didn't hurt.
Today Insight, one of the world's leading technology providers of hardware, software and service solutions, operates in 22 countries and serves clients in more than 180 countries worldwide. Insight partners with 5,000 manufacturers and publishers and over 70,000 commercial and public sector clients globally, and transacts business in 15 languages and 14 currencies. Insight's more than 5,400 teammates generated sales of $5.3 billion for the year ended December 31, 2012.
"Though there are many factors which have attributed to the growth of Insight, underlying them all are our partnerships with the world's leading technology providers and our unwavering commitment to meet our clients' needs," President and CEO of Insight Enterprises, Ken Lamneck stated. "I would be remiss if I didn't take this opportunity to publicly thank all of the teammates at Insight for their hard work and dedication to our clients and partners. We look forward to continuing to provide technology solutions to our global client base for the next 25 years and beyond."
To commemorate the company's 25th anniversary, Insight released a celebratory logo which has been used in conjunction with the standard company logo. Insight will also be celebrating the occasion with company-wide events across the world.
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 . NSIT-M
CONTACT: CHUCK KING Insight Enterprises, Inc. TEL. (480) 409-6390 EMAIL: CHUCK.KING@INSIGHT.COM
Source: Insight Enterprises, Inc. 2013 GlobeNewswire, Inc.