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Distributor Avnet Technology Solutions has promoted two of its key personnel to vice president levels.
Alison Challman has been named to vice president of marketing and brand solutions, and Tom Lango now is vice president of finance. Both work in the Americas division for Avnet.
Challman now leads marketing for Avnet’s HP solutions team in the U.S. and Canada. She most recently helped introduce the Avnet Practice+ for Analytics, which provides HP partners with IT services, technology solutions and enablement for business analytics and big data opportunities. Prior to this role, Challman led strategic marketing for Avnet Technology Solutions, Americas.
For his part, Lango oversees financial policy and strategic financial direction for Avnet Technology Solutions in the Americas. He has led the best-practice implementation of financial and educational conferences for the CFOs of Avnet’s partners, which are designed to help strengthen their business expertise. He also served as the treasurer for Avnet Cares, Avnet’s community involvement and philanthropic association.