Tech Data Announces the Resignation of Murray Wright, President, the Americas

Tech Data Announces the Resignation of Murray Wright, President, the Americas

CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation
(Nasdaq:TECD), a leading IT products distributor, today announced the
resignation of Murray Wright, president, the Americas, effective immediately.
Wright, who joined Tech Data in 2006, has accepted the role of CEO at
technology solutions provider Zones, Inc.

"Murray's leadership has been instrumental in guiding our Americas region
through a number of strategic initiatives that position Tech Data for
long-term success," said Tech Data CEO Bob Dutkowsky. "We thank him for his
many contributions to the company throughout the years and wish him all the
best in his new role."

In the role of president, the Americas, Wright was responsible for leading the
company's extensive sales, marketing and logistics operations throughout the
United States, Canada and Latin America. Until a successor is named, company
operations previously reporting to Wright will report to Dutkowsky.

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Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of
technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics
capabilities and value added services enable 120,000 resellers in more than
100 countries to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse
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