Rola Dagher (left) is replacing Bernadette Wightman as President of Cisco Canada

Published: May 25th, 2017


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

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