IM puts strategy VP in place


8 April 2005 – Santa Ana (CA): Ingram Micro (IM) has promoted Ria Marie Carlson to the new position of corporate VP of strategy and communications, with immediate effect.

Current chairman and CEO Kent Foster said: "Ria has proven herself as a valuable strategic advisor, providing counsel on the company’s priorities, market positioning and reputation.

"With our strategy and communications groups under one leader, we are creating excellent opportunities to better understand the marketplace, develop effective avenues for profitable growth and success, and shape the future of our organisation," he added.