By Paul Hayes

SYDNEY, NSW: LG Electronics held its annual IT distributors awards this week, with Synnex Australia and Bluechip Infotech among the notable recipients.

The awards are designed to recognise the distributors who “go the extra mile”, according to LG.

Synnex Australia took out the Australia Distributor of the Year award, as well as Product Manager of the Year the top sellers of monitors for 2009.

Bluechip Infotech also impressive with its sales numbers, with LG announcing the company number one in Digital Storage, Recordable Media and Projector sales for 2009.

Com1 International was honoured with State-Based Distributor of the Year.

“The LG IT distributor awards are the perfect way to show our appreciation and gratitude to our business partners for a great 2009,” said LG Australia national IT sales manager, Charlie Harb.

“LG has experienced year-on-year growth in all business categories and this can be attributed directly to the hard-work and dedication shown by our distributors.”