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Avnet, Inc. Executives to Ring The Closing Bell at the NYSE

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Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) announced today that members of its executive team will ring The Closing Bell(R) for the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Tuesday, June 9, 2015. Avnet will participate in this ceremonial honor following the conclusion of the company’s Investor Day meeting at the NYSE, where its senior leadership team will provide an update on Avnet’s strategic initiatives and a financial review of the progress being made toward long-term performance goals. In addition, 2015 marks Avnet’s 55th anniversary of being listed on the NYSE.

Avnet is a global technology distributor and the largest publicly-held company headquartered in Arizona based on annual revenue of $27.5 billion.

WHEN:

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. Arizona PT / 4:00 p.m. ET

WHO:

Avnet CEO Rick Hamada will ring The Closing Bell. He will be accompanied by Avnet’s executive leadership team including:

  • Mike Buseman, Chief Global Logistics and Operations Officer, Avnet, Inc.
  • Gerry Fay, President, Avnet Electronics Marketing Global
  • Erin Lewin, General Counsel, Avnet, Inc.
  • Kevin Moriarty, Chief Financial Officer, Avnet, Inc.
  • MaryAnn Miller, Chief Human Resources Officer and Corporate Communications, Avnet, Inc.
  • Patrick Zammit, President, Avnet Technology Solutions, Global

PHOTO/VIDEO:

Photos of The Closing Bell are available via Associated Press/New York, Reuters America, Getty Images, Bloomberg Photo and European Press Agency. B-roll of the NYSE trading floor and The Closing Bell (starting at 3:56 p.m. ET) will be available via Encompass 4090 (Full HD) and The Switch. Additional requests should be made through the NYSE Broadcast Center at 212-656-5483.

The Closing Bell can be viewed online at https://www.nyse.com/bell.

An archived video of The Closing Bell will be available for viewing and/or downloading approximately 30 minutes after the event at http://livestream.com/NYSE.

Additionally, Avnet’s Investor Day meeting can be viewed beginning at 10:30 a.m. ET via live webcast at http://ir.avnet.com/events.cfm.

About Avnet

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by connecting the world’s leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 28, 2014, Avnet generated revenue of $27.5 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.

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