Digilent Recognizes Digi-Key as 2016 Distributor of the Year

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - May 19, 2017

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, was presented with Digilent's "Best Distributor of the Year, 2016" Award at the 2017 EDS Banquet in Las Vegas, NV. The award was presented by Alex Wong, Distribution Sales Manager at Digilent and given to Levy Olson, Manager, Semiconductor Product Group and Zach Johnson, Marketing Programs Coordinator of Digi-Key.

Image of From Left to Right: Levy Olson, Alex Wong, Zach Johnson

Digilent Inc. is a leading electrical engineering products company serving students, universities, and OEM's worldwide with technology-based educational design tools. Since its founding in 2000, Digilent products can now be found in over 2000 universities in more than 70 countries throughout the world. In addition to its own products, Digilent has OEM design and manufacturing services for leading technology companies including Xilinx, Analog Devices, and Cypress Semiconductor.

Digilent's broad selection of development and educational boards and kits is available for immediate shipment globally from Digi-Key.

For more information, or to order from Digi-Key's full line of Digilent products, please visit any of Digi-Key's global websites.

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service distributor of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than five million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over 1.3 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 www.digikey.com.