Asigra leaders David and Eran Faragun

Published: April 5th, 2017


CDN Top Newsmaker: HPE Canada’s Charlie Atkinson

2016 saw the one-year anniversary of one of the most significant splits in IT history between HP Inc. and HPE. HPE Canada's first year without HP, saw the Canadian operation shine in the

Published on: April 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Xerox CEO sets a new course for document company

NEW YORK – The new Xerox is on a mission, according to CEO Jeff Jacobson. Now that Xerox has delivered its biggest announcement in 110 years with its VersaLink and AltaLink multi-function printer

Published on: March 31st, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top Newsmaker: Red Hat Canada’s Luc Villeneuve

Luc Villeneuve took the Canadian operation of Red Hat to another level in 2016. Buoyed by the Microsoft partnership that made the once fierce rivals pivot to the benefit of customers and channel

Published on: March 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: Cisco Canada’s Bernadette Wightman

2016 was another special year for Cisco Canada President Bernadette Wightman. She started the year off with a bang by opening the new billion-dollar Innovation Centre in downtown Toronto. At that opening, Wightman

Published on: March 30th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: BlackBerry’s John Chen

In 2016 we said good bye to the BlackBerry smartphone. Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry CEO John Chen made the historic decision to exit the hardware business and leave development of future smartphones to its

Published on: March 29th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: Dell EMC Canada’s Kevin Peesker

To say 2016 was a big year for Dell EMC Canada president Kevin Peesker would be an understatement. The executive represented Canadian interests in what was one of the largest mergers in the

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

CDN Top Newsmaker: AWS Canada’s Eric Gales

Probably the most exciting company in the channel in 2016 was Amazon Web Services Canada. Besides exciting AWS Canada may also be the quickest company in the entire IT industry in Canada. In

Published on: March 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: Tech Data Canada’s Rick Reid

On March 27th of 2017 Rick Reid will be starting his 19th year as the President of Tech Data Canada of Mississauga, Ont. His leadership tenure is unmatched in the Canadian IT channel

Published on: March 24th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: Microsoft Canada’s Janet Kennedy

Janet Kennedy is still living the dream. Kennedy told CDN on her first day as President of Microsoft Canada back in 2013 that her new position was her dream job. As she enters

Published on: March 23rd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Citrix up for sale, again?

Really? Can’t we leave any of these high-tech vendors alone. Does Citrix Systems Inc. really need to be sold? So here are the facts. Bloomberg and Reuters have reported that Citrix has hired

Published on: March 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

ServiceNow hires a Canadian country manager

Former RSA Canada area vice president Marc LeCuyer has become the first ever Canadian country manager for ServiceNow. ServiceNow was called by AWS CEO Andy Jassy at the recently concluded Re: Invent show in Las

Published on: March 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Up-and-Coming Channel Professionals: Tammy Getschel of Cisco Canada

Tammy Getschel in 2012 pivoted her career from direct sales to the channel and has never looked back. Her career at Cisco Canada as one of its top channel systems engineers - covering

Published on: March 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Up-and-coming Channel Professionals: Kate Bergsma of Microsoft Canada

If you’re a channel partner and you don’t know Kate Bergsma; then you should connect with her immediately on LinkedIn. Why? Because Bergsma can make you money while you sleep. The partner channel

Published on: March 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top 25 Newsmakers featured in CDN Digital Edition

Each year since 2001, CDN’s editorial staff highlight the individuals who not only made major headlines throughout the year but whose impact is likely to be felt in the channel for years to

Published on: February 17th, 2017 CDN Staff