KEMET Honors Digi-Key with High Service Distributor of the Year Award

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - June 14, 2016

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, was given KEMET’s High Service Distributor of the Year award at the 2016 EDS Summit in Las Vegas, NV. The award was presented by Cheryl Swaim, High Service Distribution Account Executive; Monica Highfill, Vice President of Americas Sales and Patrick Stringer, Senior Director of Americas Distribution at KEMET and received by Chris Beeson, Executive Vice President, Sales and Supplier Development; Tom Busher, Vice President of Global I, P, & E; Tom Treichel, Director of Production Business Sales; Pete Jobe, Marketing Programs Manager; and Jason Simoneau, Director of Passives at Digi-Key.

KEMET presents Digi-Key with the High Service Distributor of the Year Award

KEMET Corporation is a leading global supplier of electronic components. They offer customers the broadest selection of capacitor technologies in the industry across all dielectrics, along with an expanding range of electro-mechanical devices, electromagnetic compatibility solutions and supercapacitors. Their vision is to be the preferred supplier of electronic component solutions for customers demanding the highest standards of quality, delivery and service.

KEMET’s full line of quality products is available for immediate shipment on the

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than four million products from more than 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available at