Microsoft Canada President Janet Kennedy at recent Microsoft Store opening will over see sweeping changes to the software giant in Canada

Published: July 4th, 2017


Lenovo Canada hires familiar face as its new channel chief

Greg Myers stay on the unemployment line did not last long. Lenovo confirmed via Twitter that Myers, the former senior vice president of sales and marketing at Tech Data Canada will be its

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New leadership team named at Tech Data Canada

Its been close to two decades since Tech Data Canada went through a leadership change. But since the announcement late last year of the impending retirement of Rick Reid, president of the Mississauga,

Published on: June 23rd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage expands Canadian leadership

SAN FRANCISCO - A little over a year ago the only Canadian-based employee of Pure Storage was Chris Gowans. That has changed dramatically with the all-flash array vendor hiring not just a Country

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

One last question for Bernadette Wightman

I hope you are enjoying the two-part Exit Interview with outgoing Cisco Canada President Bernadette Wightman. Looking at the Google Analytics on this two-part Q&A and the breaking news story on Rola Dagher’s

Published on: June 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ex-Cisco Canada President Bernadette Wightman: Exit Interview Part 2

In part one of CDN’s Exit Interview with outgoing President of Cisco Canada Bernadette Wightman, the leader talked about Rola Dagher, the new chief executive who will be replacing her and what advice she

Published on: June 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ex-Cisco Canada President Bernadette Wightman: Exit Interview Part 1

Early on in Bernadette Wightman’s tenure as the President of Cisco Canada she had a coffee date with non-other than Rola Dagher, who was at the time networking sales director for Dell Canada. Little did

Published on: June 7th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco Canada makes major presidential switch

A double whammy at Cisco Canada! First, Bernadette Wightman, the Canadian president, is departing Cisco Canada. According to sources, her contract was completed and she is now looking for another opportunity. CDN has also

Published on: May 25th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Highlights from the 2017 CDN Top 100 Solution Providers gala

TORONTO - More than 200 executives from channel partner organizations from across the country attended the 2017 CDN Top 100 Solution Providers gala. This group witnessed a historic tie for top spot. It was

Published on: May 17th, 2017 CDN Staff

Michael Dell’s multi-cloud world and more

LAS VEGAS – At the first ever Dell EMC World conference, company founder and CEO Michael Dell told the audience that the new company believes its a multi-cloud world. His next statement was

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Highlight slideshow of 2017 CDN Top 100 gala

Published on: May 4th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Viewsonic Canada has a new GM

Deidre Deacon is the new general manager of ViewSonic Canada. Her appointment is part of a realignment of the Canadian organization. The new structure of the Canadian subsidiary is now tasked to support

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Lifetime Achievement Award: Rick Reid

Rick Reid is retiring after a stellar 42-plus-year career as hands-down the most influential executive the Canadian Channel has ever seen. And, so for the first time in 20 years Tech Data Canada

Published on: April 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Lifetime Achievement Award: Dave MacDonald

After 16 years of unprecedented success in the solution provider channel, Dave MacDonald retired from the Canadian IT industry as the President and CEO of Softchoice, one of CDN’s Top 100 Solution Providers.

Published on: April 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: Asigra’s David & Eran Farajun

After 30 years in the data protection software business, David and Eran Farajun, the father-son duo in charge of the Canadian vendor that is Asigra, aren’t slowing down. In fact, as the company

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Alex Radu