Tech Data Corporation to Ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

CLEARWATER, Fla., March 31, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD), a leading distributor of IT products, today announced that members of the company's executive leadership team and employee guests will ring the Closing Bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite on Tuesday, April 5, 2011. The Closing Bell ceremony follows the company's Investor Day and will commemorate the 25th anniversary of Tech Data's initial public offering and listing on NASDAQ in April 1986.

The NASDAQ ceremony can be viewed via live web cam beginning at 3:50 p.m. at .

About Tech Data

Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable over 125,000 resellers in more than 100 countries to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users.  Tech Data generated $24.4 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2011, and is ranked 109th on the Fortune 500®.  To learn more, visit .

CONTACT: Tech Data Corporation Arleen Quinones, Director Investor Relations and Shareholder Services 727-532-8866 arleen.quinones@techdata.com