CMS Peripherals’ Frank Salmon Wins ‘Contribution to the Industry’ Storage Award

27th of June, 2011 Bookmark and Share
London, June 24th 2011: CMS Peripherals, the UK and Ireland based Value-Added Distributor (VAD) of storage products and solutions announced today that its Founder and Managing Director, Frank Salmon, has been presented with the ‘Contribution to the Industry’ award in recognition of his
years in the storage industry.

The prestigious Storage Awards, now in its 8th year, recognise and reward outstanding products, services and people in the storage industry. Hosted by Storage Magazine, the UK's leading storage industry publication, winners were chosen by the Storage Magazine editorial team and its readers.

Frank’s award was met with a standing ovation at The Grand Connaught Rooms, in central London, as the modest entrepreneur made his way to the stage.

Reflecting on the last 23 years since CMS Peripherals began, Frank Salmon said: "The storage industry continues to be challenging and fun. The only other constant is change! Since the beginning we have worked tirelessly to provide our resellers with innovative and proven technology with good margin making opportunity. The resellers' votes acknowledge their appreciation of our efforts. This award means a lot to me personally but I would like to thank the entire team at CMS and all those who voted for me."

Established in 1988, CMS Peripherals Ltd is the largest independent distributor of IT data storage products and solutions in the UK and Ireland.

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