Micro Center took home the award for Retailer of the Year at this year's RetailVision, beating out a strong field of competitors for the honor. The Hilliard, Ohio-based technology and electronics retailer, with 21 stores nationwide, has changed the retail landscape by renewing its focus on the customer and ensuring it has a wide breadth of products to offer. Micro Center prides itself on making its visitors lifelong customers and holds the distinction of trumping the industry standard for sales over the life of the customer.
From 2005 to 2007 Micro Center grew its revenue 148 percent, according to industry estimates.
Micro Center's vice president of merchandising, Kevin Jones (pictured), accepted the award.