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D&H Distributing Wins Seven Industry, Regional and National Awards

Suzanne Mattaboni
Suzanne Mattaboni Communications
For D&H Distributing
(610) 261-4560

For Immediate Release:

D&H Distributing Wins Seven Industry, Regional and National Awards

HARRISBURG, PA - September 12, 2016 - D&H Distributing, the leading North American computer products and consumer electronics distributor, announces it has won a new series of company honors since June of 2016, encompassing seven separate awards from prestigious sources across the IT, consumer electronics, regional and national business sectors.

Since June of 2016, D&H Distributing has won the following:

The 2016 Microsoft® Corporation Excellence in Operations Award - D&H has won a Silver level award in this year's Excellence in Operations Award competition. The award recognizes companies that exhibited best-in-class performance in the North American channel. D&H was recognized for delivering successful process improvement projects to optimize its operations, which helped establish continued success throughout the business for Microsoft, D&H, and their customers. This award was announced in late August.

The Forbes' America's Largest Private Companies list: D&H placed at #118 on this year's Forbes list of America's Largest Private Companies, having risen 10 positions from last year's ranking of #128. The list features 223 iconic companies including Dell, Bloomberg, Levi Strauss & Co, PricewaterhouseCoopers, SC Johnson & Son, and Deloitte.

CRN Top 100 Executives List 2016 - Top Sales Leaders:  D&H Co-Presidents Michael Schwab and Dan Schwab appeared at #22 on CRN magazine's list of Top Sales Leaders, a sub-list of the Top 100 Executives feature. CRN is one of the most prestigious publications in the IT supply channel. Dan Schwab and Michael Schwab have consistently been included in various CRN "top" lists since 2007. This list posted in August.

TMC's Tech Culture Award for 2016: Presented by prominent IT industry media company TMC (Technology Marketing Corporation), D&H was a winner among companies across a multitude of disciplines, receiving a grade of "A" for its workplace culture. D&H was commended for its ESOP (employee stock ownership plan) program, employee/co-owner longevity, focus on life/work balance, medical benefits, 401K-matching and a host of other offerings.

Central Pennsylvania Business Journal's Top Private Companies List: D&H was ranked #1 on the Central Pennsylvania Business Journal's list of Top Private Companies. The distributor has topped this list since it debuted in the feature in 2010. D&H is also one of the top employers in this region. Rankings were revealed August 26.

CRN's Women of the Channel "Power 100" List: Vice President of Marketing Mary Campbell was selected as one of the "Power 100" executives in CRN's "Women of the Channel" competition, a select group of female leaders in the IT channel. This is Mary's fifth appearance as a Women of the Channel honoree.

Dealerscope's 40 Under 40:  D&H's Regional Key Accounts Sales Manager Mike Lipski was named to the 2016 Dealerscope magazine 40 Under 40 List, recognizing outstanding contributions from emerging personnel in the consumer electronics retail marketplace.

These awards add to a growing list of accolades the distributor received in the first half of 2016, which included top marks on The 2015 ASCII Group Distribution Survey; five D&H honorees on the CRN Channel Chiefs list; an honoree on the CDN magazine Top 25 Newsmakers 2015 list (Canada); and platinum recognition in CEPro magazine's Quest for Quality Awards (consumer electronics).

"It's always an honor to be recognized by industry peers, in addition to both the national and regional business community," said Dan Schwab, co-president at D&H Distributing. "We're delighted to see our executives, and the programs they've developed over the years, continue to be validated as effective for our customers and our team. The objective is to provide the support that will make our channel customers more successful, and we may share in their success. We'll continue build value for our resellers, manufacturer partners and D&H co-owners."

About D&H Distributing

As the nation's leading technology distributor, D&H provides a wealth of resources to empower dealers and retailers, delivering a broad selection of categories, products and applications. The company's offerings span outdoor and recreation, small appliances, housewares, computing and mobile applications, consumer electronics and gaming. D&H's multimarket expertise, account-dedicated sales teams, sterling service and flexible financing options are unmatched in the industry.

With an impressive 98-year history serving as a trusted adviser to the supply channel, D&H has been able to consistently reinvent itself based upon changing market conditions. The company prides itself on creating business partnerships with an astute focus on ease-of-doing-business, relationships, value, performance and service.

D&H ships out of five separate locations in North America, including its US headquarters in Harrisburg and its Canadian headquarters in Brampton, Ontario. Additional US warehouses are located in Atlanta, GA; Chicago, IL; and Fresno, CA. Call D&H toll-free at (800) 340-1007 or visit