ScanSource Communications Named Polycom North America Distributor of the Year

Fri Feb 8, 2013 8:00am EST

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GREENVILLE, S.C.--(Business Wire)--
ScanSource Communications, a leading value-added distributor of communications
products and a sales unit of ScanSource Inc., [Nasdaq: SCSC], is pleased to
announce that it has been named North America Distributor of the Year byPolycom,
Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM), the global leader in open standards-based unified
communications (UC). ScanSource Communications received this honor at TEAM
Polycom 2013, the manufacturer`s annual sales and partner conference, in
recognition of its significant impact in growing Polycom`s presence in North
America. ScanSource Communications has been recognized by Polycom for its strong
partnership for a record tenth year in a row. 

The annual TEAM Polycom Partner Awards showcase partners who exhibited
outstanding sales performance in 2012 in each of the major partner categories
and for excellence in innovation, industry focus, customer services, and

"Polycom has been a longstanding valuable partner to ScanSource. And to continue
to be recognized for our commitment to providing the services and support our
resellers need when offering Polycom`s solutions validates the hard work and
dedication of our team," said Brian Cuppett, vice president of merchandising,
ScanSource Communications. "We thank Polycom for this honor and our reseller
partners for their continued partnership." 

"In an ever-changing, rapidly growing market, it`s critical to have partners
like ScanSource Communications who can help us meet our customer`s complete
business needs with transformative solutions and tailored unified communications
and collaboration offerings that enable people to work and collaborate better,"
said Ron Myers, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Channels, Polycom. "We
congratulate ScanSource Communications for their continued excellence." 

For more information on ScanSource Communications and Polycom, please visit 

About ScanSource, Inc.

ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC) is the leading international distributor of
specialty technology products, operating from dedicated business units in North
America, Latin America and Europe. ScanSource POS & Barcoding delivers AIDC
(automatic identification and data capture) and POS (point-of-sale) solutions;
Catalyst Telecom and ScanSource Communications provide voice, video, data and
converged communications equipment; ScanSource Security offers physical security
solutions; and ScanSource Services Group delivers value-added support programs
and services. Founded in 1992, the company ranks #760 on the Fortune 1000. For
more information, call the toll-free sales telephone number at 800.944.2432 or

About Polycom

Polycom is the global leader in open standards-based unified communications and
collaboration (UC&C) solutions for voice and video collaboration, trusted by
more than 415,000 customers around the world. Polycom solutions are powered by
the Polycom® RealPresence® Platform, comprehensive software infrastructure and
rich APIs that interoperate with the broadest set of communication, business,
mobile and cloud applications and devices to deliver secure face-to-face video
collaboration in any environment. Polycom and its ecosystem of over 7,000
partners provide truly unified communications solutions that deliver the best
user experience, highest multi-vendor interoperability, and lowest TCO. Visit or connect with us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn to learn
how we`re pushing the greatness of human collaboration forward. 

© 2013 Polycom, Inc. All rights reserved. POLYCOM, the Polycom logo, and the
names and marks associated with Polycom`s products are trademarks and/or service
marks of Polycom, Inc. and are registered and/or common law marks in the United
States and various other countries. All other trademarks are property of their
respective owners.

ScanSource, Inc.
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