GTDC: Distributor CEOs Talk IT Future, Honor Rising Vendor Stars


Best Frenemies

The GTDC Vendor Summit is the rare event that draws in all the CEOs of top distributors, including companies that compete against each other directly. Pictured here, Arrow Electronics CEO Mike Long (left) and Avnet CEO Rick Hamada (center) have a drink together. At right is Arrow's Andy Bryant, who has the unique experience of having worked for both men at both companies.