We are proud to announce that Converge has been awarded the ‘Gold Supplier’ rating from BAE Systems for outstanding performance and partnership on supply chain management for the previous 12 months. Converge maintained 100% on-time-delivery and 100% delivered product quality for 2018.


(Left to right) Jeremy Tondreault, VP of Operations at BAE Systems, Bill Fliegel, Americas Director FOM at Converge, Kevin Abernathy, Business Development Manager at Converge, Mike Lewis, VP of Quality at BAE Systems

BAE Systems gives this annual award to recognize suppliers and partners who continue to provide exceptional service, quality and reliability through the supply chain.

A Gold Supplier rating is the highest honor a supplier can receive, and it is a representation of the market-leading work and dedication from the Converge team. From our global distribution network and sourcing capabilities, to our quality programs that ensure the integrity of the supply chain, powered by our commodity expertise, operations and Sales Account Managers, we are committed to the continued growth and success of our valued customers.

“BAE Systems is a key customer and we’re proud that our market leading work throughout the supply chain at Converge has been recognized,” says Eric Checkoway, Vice President and General Manager of Converge. “We look forward to many more years of close collaboration, and bringing lessons from successful partnerships with customers like BAE Systems to benefit the rest of the industry.”

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About BAE Systems

BAE Systems provides some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defense, aerospace, and security solutions. The company employs a skilled workforce of more than 83,000 employees worldwide and operations in 30 U.S. states. Working with customers and local partners, BAE Systems develops, engineers, manufactures, and supports products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

About Converge

Converge, a subsidiary of Arrow Electronics, is a full service, industry-leading, global supply chain partner with over 35 years of experience in electronics components distribution. We provide data-driven supply chain solutions to customers challenged with shortage, inventory, or supply chain management needs.

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