a leading global technology distributor, has announced that registration
is now open for college students across the nation to compete in both
the Arizona Onsite and Spring Virtual Avnet
Tech Games. The events help students prepare for real-world business
opportunities and compete for a chance to win scholarships.
The Spring Virtual Avnet Tech Games competition is open to college
students nationwide. The onsite competition is open to Arizona college
students only and will be held April 13, 2013, at The University of
Advancing Technology in Tempe, Ariz. Both competitions challenge
students to test their knowledge, creativity, decision-making,
problem-solving and technical skills.
"We continue to invest in the Avnet Tech Games year after year because
we believe strongly in the value it brings to the community and
industry," said Teri Radosevich, vice president of community relations
and public affairs, Avnet, Inc. "These games provide college students
with an opportunity to experience realistic work situations, faculty
gain insight into today's business needs and the business community
benefits because graduates are better prepared for the workplace."
The 2013 Spring Virtual Avnet Tech Games include:
The 2013 Arizona Onsite Avnet Tech Games include:
The Arizona Onsite Avnet Tech Games will run from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at The University of Advancing Technology, 2625
W. Baseline Rd., Tempe, Ariz.
2012 Fall Virtual Competition Winners
For more information or to register go to: http://avnettechgames.com/
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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 30, 2012, Avnet
generated revenue of $25.7 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.
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