More than 60 Vendor Partners, Six Seminars and a K-12 Education Booth Mark D&H’s 2014 New England Trade Event
D&H Distributing, the leading North American computer products and consumer electronics distributor, will conduct its New England 2014 Technology Show on Tuesday, August 12 at the Boston Marriott Quincy Hotel, Quincy, Massachusetts. Upwards of 500 reseller and dealer attendees are expected for the event, which features more than 60 D&H vendor partners and six educational seminars.
Seminar sessions will be presented by industry leaders ASUS, Cisco, HP, Intel, Lenovo and Microsoft. Topics include the evolution of the PC, Windows Server 2003 end-of-support, K-12 market opportunities and more. In addition to the presenting manufacturers, participating vendors include Acer, Carbonite, Dell Marketing, Epson, Logitech, Linksys, NETGEAR, McAfee, Plantronics, Ricoh, Samsung, SonicWALL, Sophos, Western Digital and a host of others. Registration begins at 11:00 a.m., seminars run from 12:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. and the exhibit floor is open from 3:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Registration for the show is free for D&H customers, who can register at dandh.com or contact their account representatives.
The event will feature a K-12 Opportunities booth, where Director of D&H’s Education Division Larry Staub will be available to discuss how the distributor can support sales in this marketplace. In addition, the D&H Solutions Booth will offer information and products on disaster management, with members of the distributor’s Solutions Specialist team on hand to answer questions about how to protect end-users from disruption.
HP will host a special Media and Entertainment booth, spotlighting the company’s new HP ZBook Mobile Workstations and desktop workstations, in addition to the HP DreamColor Professional displays, which are used by designers at the DreamWorks film studio to create cutting-edge computer graphic effects. This booth is in addition to HP’s traditional IT networking exhibit.
Famous for being active “selling shows,” D&H customers at the show will be privy to special pricing for merchandise ordered on the exhibit floor. Prizes include a Lenovo 15.6-inch IdeaPad Y510P notebook computer with an Intel Core i5 processor; plus a Case Logic 30-inch XN rolling duffel.
“We work hard to bring the most relevant opportunities to light for customers at our trade venues, emphasizing high-potential areas like disaster recovery and education and providing real-world scenarios of how their businesses can grow,” said Mary Campbell, vice president of marketing at D&H Distributing. “There are few better ways to learn about new technologies and market niches than being surrounded by products in those categories, with seminars and vendor representatives at your disposal. These events truly deliver the tools our resellers need to take advantage of the latest trending developments.”
The Agenda for the D&H New England 2014 Technology Show is as Follows:
11:00 a.m. Registration
12:00 p.m. The Evolution of the PC Intel
1:00 p.m. Windows Server 2003 End-of-Support and the Next Generation of Network Operating Solutions Microsoft
2:00 p.m. The Evolving SMB Network: Cloud(y) with a Chance of Meraki Cisco
3:00 p.m. Exhibits open (buffet available until 8:00 p.m.)
3:30 p.m. Big K-12 Hardware Opportunities with Chromebooks and Microsoft’s “Shape the Future” ASUS
4:30 p.m. HP Personal Systems: Do More with Less
5:30 p.m. Lenovo’s Legendary “Think” Quality Now Available in a Server Lenovo
8:30 p.m. Exhibits close
About D&H Distributing
As the nation’s leading technology distributor, D&H provides a wealth of resources to empower solution providers and consultants, delivering a broad selection of SMB categories, products and applications. The company’s offerings span server and infrastructure, SOHO 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 96-year history serving as a trusted advisor to the reseller 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. For more information, visit www.dandh.com.
SOURCE: D&H Distributing