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Five Tech Data Executives Recognized as 2019 CRN Channel Chiefs

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CLEARWATER, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 11, 2019--With a transforming IT landscape that demands quick adaptation, today’s top channel executives need to be able to lead adaptively as well. Tech Data (Nasdaq:TECD) is pleased to announce that CRN , a brand of The Channel Company, has named five Tech Data executives to its prestigious list of 2019 Channel Chiefs. These top IT channel leaders continually strive to drive the channel agenda and deliver growth and revenue through their strong channel partnerships.

“Our talented executives exemplify the dedication, passion and focus that Tech Data brings to its customers every day,” said Joe Quaglia, president, Americas at Tech Data. “Our Channel Chiefs are continually pushing the envelope to drive our business forward and prepare our customers for the digital trends of the future.”

Chosen for their leadership, influence and ability to create strong relationships and channel programs, this year’s list of Tech Data Channel Chiefs includes:

Each of these 2019 Channel Chiefs has demonstrated exceptional leadership, vision and commitment to their channel partner programs. Channel Chief honorees are selected by CRN’s editorial staff as a result of their professional achievements, standing in the industry, dedication to the channel partner community, and strategies for driving future growth and innovation.

“The individuals on CRN’s 2019 Channel Chiefs list deserve special recognition for their contribution and support in the development of robust partner programs, innovative business strategies, and significant influence to the overall health of the IT channel,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “We applaud each Channel Chief’s remarkable record of accomplishments and look forward to following their continued success.”

The 2019 CRN Channel Chiefs list, including the 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs, is featured online at and will appear in the February 2019 issue of CRN.

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