March 30, 2012, Woodstock, IL
-- Other World Computing (OWC®) http://www.macsales.com
, a leading zero emissions Mac® and PC technology company, announced today it won the About.com
2012 Readers' Choice Award for best Mac Peripheral Reseller. OWC received more votes-92% of all votes cast-than the other three finalists, including giant coast-to-coast resellers like Best Buy.
OWC Wins in First Ever "Best Mac Peripherals" Category
About.com's popular reader-driven awards program began in 2008 and has expanded to highlight the best products, features, and services across a wide variety of topics ranging from technology to hobbies to parenting and more. This year marked the debut of the Best Mac Peripherals category, which was open to both brick-and-mortar and online resellers. After soliciting reader nominations for favorite reseller sites, a panel of About.com experts narrowed the large field to four finalists. Enthusiastic online voting resulted in OWC winning the title of Best Mac Peripheral Reseller, with a final vote tally of an impressive 92% of all votes cast.
"It's very humbling to be recognized by Apple enthusiasts around the world as the Best Mac Peripheral Reseller,"
said Larry O'Connor, Founder and CEO, Other World Computing. "We re-dedicate ourselves every day to earning our customers' trust by exceeding their expectations. That commitment is what we call the 'OWC Difference'. On behalf of the entire OWC Team, thank you to all that voted for us."
To view the Best Mac Peripheral Reseller award and all award winners, please visit http://macs.about.com
For information on the OWC catalog of over 2,900 performance upgrades and accessories for Macs, PCs and iDevices, including the industry's most comprehensive SSD line for Macs and PCs, visit: http://eshop.macsales.com/
About Other World Computing (OWC)
Other World Computing (OWC) has been providing quality hardware products and support to the computer industry since 1988 and features one of the largest online catalogs of computer, iPod®, iPhone®, and iPad® enhancement products through its e-commerce portal www.macsales.com. As a member of the Apple Developer Program, OWC also provides extensive US based technical support for Macintosh® users around the world as well as Internet access via www.fastermac.net
OWC's industry awards and recognition include: Crain's Chicago Business
2009 and 2011 "Fast 50" List of 50 Fastest Growing Companies in the Chicago Area; Inc. 5,000
"Fastest Growing Privately Owned Companies in America" list honoree 2007-2011; Reseller Ratings
Elite Member 2009-2011; Better Business Bureau Top Rating of A+ 2010-2011; Reflex Packaging
Commitment to Excellence Recycling Award 2009; Computerworld Magazine
Top Green-IT Companies for 2008; and McHenry County Economic Development Corporation
2008 & 2011 Business Champion Award.
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