25 Execs To Watch From The 2008 VARBusiness 500


#24

Dimension Data

2007 Revenue: $3.773 billion

Lead Executive: Jere Brown, Dimension Data Americas

Brown has credited demand for IT services around compliance, workforce mobility, environmental sustainability and globalization for the pretty rosy economic outlook for Dimension Data in the first half of 2008. The VAR reported robust top line performance for the first half of the year. Revenue was up by 23 percent to $2.2 billion, and all lines of business saw growth: Network integration up 17 percent, security up 36 percent and converged communications up 21 percent. Managed and professional services grew 18.4 percent and 17.0 percent, respectively. [READ MORE]