DENVER, May 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pax8, the leading value-added cloud distributor, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Jennifer Bodell, director of Emerging Channel at Pax8, to its prestigious 2017 Women of the Channel list and the Power 100, a subset of the CRN Women of the Channel who have earned a special distinction based on their exemplary record of success and their level of influence in the channel. The executives who comprise this annual list span the IT channel, representing vendors, distributors, solution providers, and other organizations that figure prominently in the channel ecosystem. Each is recognized for her outstanding leadership, vision and unique role in driving channel growth and innovation.
In her role as director of Emerging Channel at Pax8, Jennifer manages the strategic direction and go-to-market efforts of the company’s key IT channel relationships, including new growth opportunities and program development. Before joining Pax8, Jennifer held multiple channel-focused leadership positions at StorageCraft, including her most recent position as the company’s Channel Marketing Manager. Throughout her career, Jen has earned several achievements including the 2016 Presenter of the Year by HTG, one of CRN’s Power 100 in 2016, a CRN 2016 Women of the Channel, and she was named a 2015 Rising Star by the Utah American Marketing Association.
“Jennifer is a leading force in the IT channel, and we are excited to congratulate her on this outstanding award,” said Nick Heddy, vice president of Sales at Pax8. “As a trusted advocate for the partner community, Jennifer is committed to helping solution providers build their cloud businesses and profitably grow. Her ability to listen, engage, and create solutions tailored to meet the partner’s needs truly sets her apart.”
CRN editors select the Women of the Channel honorees based on their professional accomplishments, demonstrated expertise, and ongoing dedication to the IT channel.
“These extraordinary executives support every aspect of the channel ecosystem, from technical innovation to marketing to business development, working tirelessly to keep the channel moving into the future,” said Robert Faletra, CEO at The Channel Company “They are creating and elevating channel partner programs, developing fresh go-to-market strategies, strengthening the channel’s network of partnerships and building creative new IT solutions, among many other contributions. We congratulate all the 2017 Women of the Channel on their stellar accomplishments and look forward to their future success.”
The 2017 Women of the Channel list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine and online at www.CRN.com/wotc.
Pax8 is the leading value-added cloud distributor offering top cloud products and solutions to the IT channel. The company is driving the business transition to the cloud through its comprehensive enablement and technology. The Pax8 cloud marketplace provides efficient and intelligent cloud product configuration so service providers can easily create and customize bundled solutions for their customers. To fuel partners’ success, Pax8 offers on-demand marketing programs, sales assistance and training, provisioning automation, and subscription billing. As the experts in cloud innovation, Pax8 is well-engineered to sell, assemble, and deliver quality cloud solutions to its worldwide channel of service providers. For more information, please visit www.pax8.com. Follow Pax8 on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
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