Ingram Micro expecting holiday records, hires nearly 3,000

November 15th, 2010, 7:25 am
by Ian Hamilton

Anticipating a record holiday season, Ingram Micro is hiring 2,770 temporary employees in the United States including 600 in Southern California.

Santa Ana-based Ingram Micro, a major product distributor and technology support company and the largest revenue-earner based in Orange County, expects its biggest 4th quarter yet driven by the sale of HDTVs, laptops, e-readers, tablets and toys.

“This will be the biggest 4th quarter that we’ve ever had…Q4s are always our strongest quarter, but we’re in growth areas back to pre-recession levels,