Over the past 25 years, Steve Kedzior has enjoyed an outstanding level of success as a top-level executive for several information technology (IT) companies. Mr. Kedzior currently serves as Vice President and General Manager of Avnet, Inc., one of the world’s premier IT providers. The company works in more than 70 countries and takes in revenues of approximately $25 billion each year. In this role, Mr. Kedzior is responsible for Avnet’s North American services strategy and leverages his expertise creating service growth in product-centric companies.
Prior to joining Avnet, Steve Kedzior spent six years with Insight Enterprises, Inc., a Fortune 500 company and a worldwide reseller of IT services and products. Mr. Kedzior first took a position with the company as Senior Vice President of Service Sales, a role in which he brought dramatic transformation to the division. He soon obtained a promotion to Senior Vice President of Client Solutions and Services, then Senior Vice President of Sales and Services, continuing to deliver effective strategies to expand the company. From 2001 until 2004, Steve Kedzior served as the Group Vice President for Keane, Inc., a company that provides software services to an international clientele. Mr. Kedzior previously spent two years as the US Vice President of IT Outsourcing for SARCOM, Inc., an IT consulting company. When he joined SARCOM, he brought with him a business he had founded in 1997, O/E Systems, Inc. It integrated with SARCOM in 1999.
Before founding O/E Systems, Steve Kedzior worked with MicroAge, Inc., which he served as the Group Vice President of Sales before eventually being promoted to General Manager. From 1991 until 1994, he served first as the Vice President of Southern European Markets, then as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing in the US for Ingram Micro, Inc. Mr. Kedzior launched his career in 1984 as the Vice President of Sales at Inacomp Computer Centers, Inc.