WHO IS AVNET by lqh68203


Our lives are driven by technology. As one of the world’s largest global distributors of electronic parts,
enterprise computing and storage products and embedded subsystems, Avnet provides a vital link
in the technology supply chain. For over 50 years, Avnet has been an industry leader, recognized
in 2009 as Fortune Magazine’s “Most Admired Companies.” At Avnet, we embrace an innovative and
entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for customer service. Find out how you can play a role in bringing
the technology of tomorrow into the hands of today’s customers.

                                                                 Our Interns Say . . .
                                                                                           “My internship with Avnet was more
 SUMMER INTERN PROGRAM 2010                                                                than I could have asked for. I made
 Avnet is seeking self-motivated students majoring in
                                                                                           great friends, not only with the other
 Business, Marketing, Industrial Distribution or Supply
                                                                                           interns but with my mentors as well.
 Chain Management. As an Avnet intern, you will gain
                                                                                           We had the opportunity to work on
 real world experience in an operating group that fits
                                                                                           real challenges that the company was
 your degree program.
                                                                                           facing, and now as a full-time employee
 We typically have the following intern positions                                          I have had the chance to continue
 available:                                                                                those projects and dig deeper into the
                                                               >Kristen Pinney
 >> SALES                                                      >Arizona State University   root causes of those challenges. My
                                                               >Intern year: 2007          experience has been amazing - both as
 >> MARKETING                                                  >Current Title:
                                                                 Technology Consultant     an intern and as a full-time employee
 >> INTEGRATION AND ENGINEERING                                                            of Avnet Technology Solutions.”
 >> IT
 >> SUPPLY CHAIN                                               WHY INTERN AT AVNET?
 >> MATERIALS MANAGEMENT                                        Avnet interns will have the opportunity to learn and
                                                                gain insight from one of the most successful companies
 >> PRODUCT MARKETING                                           in the electronics industry. Depending on the operating
 >> PRODUCT SPECIALISTS                                         group, you will have the opportunity to get hands on
 Interns should have an expected graduation date of Fall        experience in the following areas:
 2010 or Spring 2011.                                           >>SALES TECHNIQUES & METHODOLOGIES
 This is a paid internship during the summer of 2010.           >>IT SOLUTIONS
                                                                >>TOOLS & RESOURCE UTILIZATION
                                      Avnet Quick Facts:        >>BUDGETING & PRICING
  Founded:                  1921                                >>MATERIALS MANAGEMENT
  CEO:                      Roy Vallee
                                                                >>PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  Global Headquarters:      Phoenix, AZ
  Employees Worldwide:      12,000+                             >> MARKETING STRATEGY
  Fortune 500 Ranking:      #144 (in 2009)                      >>GROSS PROFIT MANAGEMENT
  Locations:                300 Worldwide
                                                                >>SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS
  Voted Fortune Magazine’s: “Most Admired Company” in 2009
  Ticker Symbol:            AVT
                                                                   For more information or to submit your resume,
          Want to know more? Visit us at www.avnet.com.                email us at collegerelations@avnet.com

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