CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers of 2015 – Bonus Newsmaker: Harry Hart

Not every Canadian has heard of Harry Hart, but many have bought some piece of computer gear from him. Hart, chairman and CEO of Hartco LP, has been in the business 40 years.

Published on: March 21st, 2016 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers of 2015 – No 1: A tie between Harry Zarek and Paul Kerr

Mergers and acquisitions specific to the solution provider channel was the biggest story of 2015. CDN staff reported on countless deals throughout the year. The only thing that stopped acquisitions from occurring in

Published on: March 18th, 2016 CDN Staff

It’s Official: Metafore completely integrated into Compugen

The biggest acquisition in the Canadian channel of 2015 has been officially completed. The entire sales and services operations of Metafore are now on the Compugen platform including order management services. The Metafore

Published on: January 13th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP Inc. Canadian leader sets retirement date

HP Inc.’s Canadian subsidiary has confirmed that Lloyd Bryant, Managing Director at HP Canada Co., plans to retire effective December 24, 2015. No successor has been named for Bryant, but HP Inc. Canada

Published on: November 9th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Best Managed Services Silver and Bronze winners at CEA 2015

TORONTO - The best managed services solution winner at the 2015 Channel Elite Awards was Navantis, but the category was one of the closes finishes with Compugen and Itergy providing fantastic solutions. In this

Published on: October 13th, 2015 CDN Staff

Best Managed Services Solution at CDN Channel Elite Awards 2015

The Best Managed Services Solution gold was awarded to Toronto-based Navantis. This year's winner is no stranger to the category, having won the bronze award last year.  In its second year of providing

Published on: September 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

Compugen acquires Metafore in mega deal

Multiple sources have told CDN that Compugen, the No. 3 solution provider on CDN’s Top 100 list has acquired No. 8 player Metafore. This deal initially began when Patrick Waid, the president and

Published on: September 1st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top 100 #3 Solution Provider of the Year

TORONTO - Compugen opened up a new business unit in managed print services, which is one of the awesome aspects of this perennial Top 5 solution provider. This Richmond Hill, Ont.-based full service solution

Published on: May 5th, 2015 CDN Staff

A repeat winner at the CDN Top 100 gala

TORONTO - CDW Canada repeated as the No. 1 Solution Provider in Canada according to the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers rankings. The list of 100 of the best IT solution providers was

Published on: April 16th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Follow Friday: Tech evangelists to follow on Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing technology evangelists that could provide insight on driving adoption.  First up is is Guy Kawasaki, a Silicon Valley marketing executive and chief evangelist of Canva, a graphic-design tool

Published on: March 26th, 2015 Dave Yin

Cisco Canada president reveals her thoughts about Canada

Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman told a story yesterday during her first public speaking appearance at the Toronto Region Board of Trade that her decision to join the Canadian operation may be the

Published on: March 25th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Telus, Metrolinx and more honoured for recycling, charity work

Telus, crown transport agency Metrolinx, and other companies were among honourees at the fifth annual Green4Good Awards presented this week by Compugen Finance Inc. (CFI), the leasing arm of the Richmond Hill, Ont.-based IT

Published on: December 18th, 2014 Dave Yin

Learn from Harry Zarek and Bruce Stuart together

The Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) is bringing two of the best minds in the channel together for a special one-of-a-kind event called Building Successful Cloud Channels. Building Successful Cloud Channels takes place

Published on: October 30th, 2014 CDN Staff

Making money in the cloud workshop coming to Canada

The Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) features Bruce Stuart, noted channel guru from ChannelCorp, in his only Canadian appearance this year. Bruce Stuart, President of Channelcorp, and Harry Zarek, President and CEO of

Published on: October 10th, 2014 CDN Staff