Global Distributor Recognized for Its Growth and Economic Impact on the Region
DALLAS & FORT WORTH, Texas — (BUSINESS WIRE) — January 29, 2020 — Mouser Electronics, Inc. has been named the 2019 Outstanding Large Business of the Year by the Mansfield (Texas) Area Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber’s Annual Awards Gala last week. This is the second time for Mouser to receive this top award. Additionally, Mouser received a commendation from state Sen. Beverly Powell, who congratulated Mouser on the award and the company’s commitment to the Mansfield community.
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Mouser Electronics receives the 2019 Outstanding Large Business of the Year award as well as a commendation from the State of Texas. (Photo: Business Wire)
The Outstanding Large Business of the Year award is given to an active Chamber member that makes a significant impact on the local business climate and community at large, exemplifying innovative leadership with its employees and clients while exhibiting outstanding customer service.
Mouser, one of the world’s Top 10 global distributors of semiconductors and electronic components, is the city’s largest private employer, with more than 1,800 people at its global headquarters and distribution center. The company employs over 2,500 in 27 locations worldwide.
“I speak for all of us at Mouser as I thank the Chamber for this great honor,” said Glenn Smith, Mouser Electronics’ President and CEO. “We are very much a global company but we call Mansfield home, and it is always gratifying to know that our efforts to positively affect our community are appreciated.”
Mouser supports not just the Chamber, but also many organizations, events and programs throughout the Mansfield community at large, particularly in education. The company has long been engaged with educational initiatives that promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Mouser provides resources and educational grants locally to the Ben Barber Innovation Academy, the Jerry Knight STEM Academy, the Mansfield Independent School District Education Foundation, Mansfield Public Library, the Mansfield Parks and Recreation Department, Keep Mansfield Beautiful, and Mansfield Commission for the Arts, along with many other local organizations.
The Outstanding Large Business award is the latest in a long list of awards presented to Mouser in recent years. Those honors include proclamations from the City of Mansfield, as well as a Proclamation from the Texas Senate, in recognition of Mouser’s economic, civic and educational contributions, including being named an Employer of Excellence for Tarrant County. Smith received the Top Public CEO Award in 2019 from Fort Worth Business Press.
With its broad product line and unsurpassed customer service, Mouser strives to empower innovation among design engineers and buyers by delivering advanced technologies. Mouser stocks the world’s widest selection of the latest semiconductors and electronic components for the newest design projects. Mouser Electronics’ website is continually updated and offers advanced search methods to help customers quickly locate inventory. Mouser.com also houses data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and engineering tools.
About Mouser Electronics
Mouser Electronics, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an award-winning, authorized semiconductor and electronic component distributor focused on rapid New Product Introductions from its manufacturing partners for electronic design engineers and buyers. The global distributor's website, Mouser.com, is available in multiple languages and currencies and features more than 5 million products from over 800 manufacturers. Mouser offers 27 support locations around the world to provide best-in-class customer service and ships globally to over 630,000 customers in 223 countries/territories from its 750,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility south of Dallas, Texas. For more information, visit www.mouser.com.
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Kevin Hess, Mouser Electronics
Senior Vice President of Marketing
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