Registration Now Open for Fourth Annual Ingram Micro Cloud Summit

Registration Now Open for Fourth Annual Ingram Micro Cloud Summit 
Ingram Micro Cloud to Showcase Partner Successes, Sales Opportunities
and Maturing Market Trending During 2013 Cloud Summit April 8-10 in
SANTA ANA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/12/13 --  The North America
Services Division of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) today announced
registration for its fourth annual Cloud Summit, taking place April 8
- April 10, at the JW Marriot Desert Ridge Resort in Phoenix, is now
open. Channel partners in the U.S. and Canada can register here for
the Ingram Micro 2013 Cloud Summit. #IMCloud2013 
Themed "All Sky. No Limit.," the Ingram Micro Cloud Summit stands out
as the IT channel's largest, dedicated cloud event. With an estimated
attendance of more than 800 channel partners, Ingram Micro's 2013
Cloud Summit will attract many of the IT industry's top vendors, as
well as managed service providers (MSPs) and cloud services
innovators. Capt. James Lovell, commander of NASA's Apollo 13
mission, will serve as the event keynote and will share his inspiring
story and offer insights on how challenge is the impetus for
The three-day content-packed partner event will be led by Renee
Bergeron, vice president of Managed Services and Cloud Computing for
Ingram Micro North America. Throughout the event Bergeron will
provide valuable insight into Ingram Micro's cloud strategy, discuss
the market dynamics and clearly define the business opportunities,
challenges and solutions surrounding cloud computing. To demonstrate
the success Ingram Micro partners are achieving with cloud services,
several MSPs will share their cloud success stories at the Summit --
on stage, in breakouts and alongside Ingram Micro executives -- and
discuss how Ingram Micro is empowering them to expand their business
horizons, develop winning sales tactics and grow more profitability. 
Attendees will also choose from dozens of breakout sessions and
presentations delivered by top Ingram Micro executives, as well as
high-performance MSPs and cloud-focused vendor partners. Business
development and education tracks will focus on sales best practices,
financial modeling, marketing and bundling cloud solutions to create
unparalleled recurring revenue opportunities. Among the presenters
ill be top Ingram Micro executives as well as business development
experts, including FranklinCovey, Service Leadership and
Additionally, the Technology Solution Fair will provide an
opportunity for partners to explore the offerings of the Ingram Micro
Cloud Marketplace firsthand and familiarize themselves with the
varied cloud services and vendor solutions available from the leading
cloud services aggregator.  
"At this year's Cloud Summit, we're focused on the victories -- the
success our partners have already achieved with cloud computing
through their relationship with Ingram Micro and use of our Cloud
Marketplace," says Bergeron. "Our partners will leave the Cloud
Summit with all the business development tools and tech know-how they
need to leverage the cloud and grow their recurring revenue to even
greater levels. We believe the services potential around cloud
computing is limitless and lucrative, and that's what we want our
partners to see and realize."  
To register for Cloud Summit, visit Discounted
early-bird registration is open until Feb. 22. Event registration
closes March 29. 
Follow the Ingram Micro Cloud Summit on Twitter via the hashtag
#IMCloud2013 or by visiting You can also
download a series of podcasts that detail the event agenda. 
For more information on Ingram Micro Cloud visit  
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About the Ingram Micro Cloud 
 Ingram Micro Cloud
( provides channel partners access to
hundreds of business, strategy, marketing, technical and sales
resources including the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace, a
transactional, online marketplace where solution providers can shop,
procure, provision and obtain invoices for their cloud services
directly from Ingram Micro.  
About Ingram Micro Inc. 
 Ingram Micro is the world's largest
wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT
supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics
solutions. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram
Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and
resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and
mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product
aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global
broad-based IT distributor, serving 145 countries on six continents
with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and
services. Visit 
Press contacts:
Marie Rourke 
WhiteFox Marketing (For Ingram Micro Inc.) 
(714) 292-2199  
Gen Biggs 
WhiteFox Marketing (For Ingram Micro Inc.) 
(814) 825-5760 
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