SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC), the leading international value-added distributor of specialty technology products, has announced a new management structure for its POS and Barcode business in Latin America, effective July 1, 2015.
Alex Conde has been named President of ScanSource POS and Barcode for Latin America with responsibility across Brazil, Latin America and Mexico. Mr. Conde joined ScanSource in 2011 when ScanSource purchased CDC Brasil, a POS and automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) distributor for which he was president and a founder. He has served as president of ScanSource Brazil since that time. Prior to that, Mr. Conde worked for a POS peripheral manufacturer and a computer peripheral manufacturer, where he held a number of leadership positions in finance, planning, logistics, sales and marketing.
Marcelo Hirsch has been named Vice President of Sales for Latin America, where he leads POS and Barcode sales in Brazil, Latin America and Mexico. He also manages vendor relationships in Brazil. Mr. Hirsch previously served as Executive Director of Sales for ScanSource in Brazil, also joining the Company through the acquisition of CDC Brasil, where he was a director and shareholder. He brings more than 22 years of experience to this leadership position.
Yvette McKenzie has been named Vice President of Merchandising for ScanSource Latin America, where she leads the merchandising efforts for POS and Barcode across Latin America and Mexico. She will also support Mr. Hirsch’s merchandising efforts in Brazil. Ms. McKenzie previously led the sales and merchandising teams in the POS and Barcode business in Latin America and Mexico. Prior to that, she oversaw business operations in Latin America and Mexico. Ms. McKenzie has been with ScanSource for more than 15 years, having served in management roles, including Vice President of Merchandising for ScanSource POS and Barcode in the US and ScanSource Communications in the US. Prior to joining ScanSource, Ms. McKenzie spent more than 16 years in various management and executive positions in sales and channel marketing.
“We are very proud of the leadership and experience that Alex, Marcelo and Yvette bring to the Latin America market,” said Buck Baker, president, Worldwide Barcode and Security, ScanSource, Inc. “Their wealth of knowledge of the industry, the channel and our business will enable us to continue to provide the highest level of service and support to our reseller and vendor partners.”
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About ScanSource, Inc.
ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC) is the leading international distributor of specialty technology products, focusing on point-of-sale (POS) and barcode, communications and physical security solutions. ScanSource's teams provide value-added services and operate from two technology segments, Worldwide Barcode & Security and Worldwide Communications & Services. ScanSource is committed to helping its reseller customers choose, configure and deliver the industry's best products across almost every vertical market in North America, Latin America and Europe. Founded in 1992, the Company is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina and was named one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in South Carolina. ScanSource ranks #775 on the Fortune 1000. For more information, visit www.scansource.com.