Global Technology Distributor Recognizes KLH Inc.’s Achievements and Success in Fourth Annual Ingram Micro SMB 500 List

Minneapolis, MN, July 29, 2015 – KLH, Inc. today announced it was named to the Ingram Micro 2015 SMB 500. The annual list recognizes the top 500 fastest-growing Ingram Micro U.S. channel partners serving the small and midsize business (SMB) market. Ranked at number 29, KLH, Inc. expanded its business with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) by 98 percent in the past three years.

“KLH is honored to be recognized by our most valued partner, Ingram Micro,” said Scott Johnson, COO of KLH, Inc.  “Our amazing growth and success has truly been a team effort.  It is a testament to the trust our clients put in us and to the dedication of our employees to provide our clients with the best possible solutions as well as the amazing support we have received from Ingram Micro.”

As part of the SMB 500, KLH Inc. earns industry-wide recognition for its growth, continued success and commitment to service excellence.

“The Ingram Micro SMB 500 is comprised of IT service providers and solutions experts who specialize in the business IT needs of SMBs and know how to use technology and IT services to build advantage and solve for the best business outcome,” said Darren Gottesmann, director, SMB sales, Ingram Micro. “We’re honored to recognize KLH, Inc.’s success and applaud its continued growth with Ingram Micro.”

The Ingram Micro SMB 500 draws performance data on more than 20,000 U.S.-based channel partners supported by Ingram Micro’s dedicated team of SMB IT sales professionals. This year’s list ranks channel partners by the company’s compound annual growth rate between 2012 and 2014. To qualify for consideration, SMB-focused channel partners must have been doing business with Ingram Micro for three full years, as well as meet minimum sales thresholds in the first and last years of the analysis period. The 2112 Group once again collaborated with the Ingram Micro Business Intelligence Center to conduct the research and analysis and determine the rankings.

“This year’s winners are growing faster than the industry average and finding greater success within the SMB,” said Lawrence M. Walsh, CEO and chief analyst of The 2112 Group. “The SMB 500 shows how consistent execution and collaboration with strategic alliance partners such as Ingram Micro can and will result in accelerated growth, performance and business agility.”

A copy of the 2015 Ingram Micro SMB 500 list can be found here.

More information about KLH, Inc. is available at www.klhmn.com.

About Ingram Micro

Ingram Micro helps businesses Realize the Promise of Technology™. It delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Unrivaled agility, deep market insights and the trust and dependability that come from decades of proven relationships, set Ingram Micro apart and ahead. More at www.ingrammicro.com.

About KLH, Inc.

KLH, Inc. is a team of IT professionals with the singular goal of providing our small- and medium-size business clients with superior business and technical solutions.  More importantly, we are dedicated to creating the best IT support experience businesses can receive.  KLH not only embraces the technical aspects of IT, we also address the business goals of our clients.  There are many extremely intelligent and technically talented people working in IT.  However, KLH, Inc., proudly differentiates itself by how we work with our clients to remove the fear, uncertainty and doubt from IT.   Learn more at www.klhmn.com.

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