IBM named ASBIS Slovakia its Distributor of the Year at the annual partner meeting that took place on February 7th, 2006 in the Congress Hall of Carlton Hotel in Bratislava. The meeting dubbed Business Partner Kick-off 2006 was attended by more than 100 IBM Slovakia business partners.

ASBIS SK was awarded the Distributor of the Year title for the 40 percent business growth in 2005, and for being the largest distributor offering the widest range of IBM’s product categories. A substantial contribution to the sales growth had been made by ASBIS SK’s system division eGroup. The award reaffirmed ASBIS’ long-term top position in IBM business in Slovakia.

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