JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, May 29, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/
-- Mark Lu, Chief Executive Officer of Corex IT Distribution Dynamics, has been named a Worldwide Who's Who Executive of the Year in Business Leadership. While inclusion in Worldwide Who's Who is an honor, only a small selection of members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, years of service, and the credentials they have provided in association with their Worldwide Who's Who membership.
Mr. Lu, who has more than two decades of experience in the IT field, has served as the chief executive officer of Corex IT Distribution Dynamics for the past year. The company, which is based in Johannesburg, South Africa, is one of the nation's leading B2B & B2C IT firms. Corex IT Distribution Dynamics delivers innovative solutions through the use of new business platforms and processes while partnering with some of the most skilled and forward-thinking companies of the 21st century. In his leadership role with the firm, Mr. Lu oversees all daily operations, including business development, client relations and strategic planning. In addition, he generates dividends for shareholders and mentors employees.
Prior to his current position with Corex IT Distribution Dynamics, Mr. Lu filled a number of key roles in the IT industry, including serving as the chief executive officer of Rectron Ltd. Here, Mark and the company garnered a host of impressive awards including, South Africa's Leading Managers (2006 to 2011), Best Employers South Africa (2007 to 2011), The Best Companies to Work For South Africa (2005 to 2011), CRF Leadership Excellence Award (2008, 2009), Top National Companies (2009, 2010), CRN Distributor of the Year (2007, 2009), Channelwise Awards Distributor of the Year (2011), Reader Awards Distributor of the Year (2002 to 2007), CEO of the Year Nomination (2007, 2008) and various Distributor of the Year awards from Intel, Microsoft, Gigabyte, and Symantec. Additionally, Mr. Lu was nominated as "CEO of the Year" in 2007 and 2008. Mr. Lu also worked as the non-executive director of Gigazone Ltd., the general manager for G-Style Ltd. and the regional sales manager for Dataexpert Corp.
Now, at the helm of Corex IT Distribution Dynamics, Mr. Lu is looking to repeat his past success and is already doing so as Corex is growing in leaps and bounds and is virtually on the brink of contending for a number of renowned industry awards. This is testament to Mr. Lu's abilities and skills as a business leader, entrepreneur and visionary within the South African market. His skills in product marketing, brand building, vendor relations, leadership building, team building and operational knowledge are central to how he runs his company.
Mr. Lu, who entered the IT industry due to his love for computers, attributes his success to his timing and his excellent entrepreneurial skills. In five years, he would like to reinvent the IT field through new platforms that transform the industry into a vertical market full of value-added solutions.
Mr. Lu holds bachelor's degrees in international relations, law and political science from National Taiwan University. He also holds graduate degrees in political science and government from the Graduate School of International Relations. He served as a second lieutenant in the infantry division of the Army of the Republic of China. During his free time, he enjoys golfing and supporting cancer charities.
For more information about Corex IT Distribution Dynamics, visit www.corex.co.za
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