From left: Ashley Kielbratowski: Co-Founder & Product Development, Harbr (Diversity Champion Award Winner - accepting on behalf of the company), Sarah Ryan, Program Director, Brilliant Labs (Power IT Up Award winner), Ulrike Bahr-Gedalia, President & CEO of Digital Nova Scotia & Dr. Rita Orji, Computer Science Professor, Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University (Women Leaders Award winner). Photo from Digital Nova Scotia.

Published: June 6th, 2018


Digital transformation, sustainability, channel partners highlighted at HP’s Executive Forum keynote

HP Inc. was in the red in just about every category possible in 2016, but fast forward two years later and the company is solidly in the positives, posting high growth every quarter

Published on: April 12th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Tech firms can leverage their industry to build diverse sales teams, PointClickCare VP Joan Leroux says

In an industry frequently - and accurately - criticized for its lack of gender diversity, Mississauga, Ont.-based senior care cloud platform developer PointClickCare is bucking the trend - and its chosen field might

Published on: January 17th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – Tech execs react to DACA repeal, Google hiring in China

Tech executives speak out against Donald Trump’s move to end DACA, Google is hiring artificial intelligence talent in China, and Lenovo fesses up to spyware.   From Twitter, technology company executives are reacting

Published on: September 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Tech execs react to DACA repeal, Google hiring in China

Tech executives speak out against Donald Trump’s move to end DACA, Google is hiring artificial intelligence talent in China, and Lenovo fesses up to spyware.   From Twitter, technology company executives are reacting

Published on: September 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

CDN 2016 Rising Star winner says young women should look at IT careers

TORONTO - This year's CDN Rising Star winner Tania Galovic has worked hard to help the company she works for - Top 100 Solution Provider Infinite IT Solutions - recognized as one of the

Published on: September 26th, 2016 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro on mentoring at CDN Women of the IT channel event

TORONTO - Ingram Micro Canada the sponsor of the CDN Women of the IT Channel recognition luncheon provided two great speakers for the event. Outgoing president Mark Snider who was just recently named the

Published on: August 31st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN honours pioneers at 2016 Women of the IT Channel event

Published on: August 30th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Extended deadline for CDN’s Rising Star award nomination

Do you have a young female trailblazer in your midst that is performing well beyond her years? Is there a sales rep or a human relations specialist you deal with that has been

Published on: July 8th, 2016 CDN Staff

Diversity in the Entertainment sector; what the IT channel can learn

Addressing the challenges of diversity, next-generation/breathless content and bringing along tomorrow’s visual storytellers; the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) Conference showed there’s a lot of progress taking place behind the

Published on: April 27th, 2016 Max Spindle

Intel to cut up to 12,000 employees worldwide amidst PC sales slump

It looks like the drawn-out PC sales slump is claiming more than a few casualties. Intel, the same company that at CES 2015 made a commitment to “reach full representation of women and underrepresented

Published on: April 20th, 2016 Dave Yin

Cisco Canada president meets with Prime Minister Trudeau

SAN DIEGO, CA. – Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman was in Ottawa recently and presented an opportunity to meet with Justin Trudeau, the Prime Minister of Canada. Wightman told CDN she felt privileged

Published on: March 4th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel highlights increasingly diverse workforce in annual report

Hack Harrassment wasn't an isolated incident: Intel Corp.'s initiative against online bullying was part of a $300 million effort started last year to make the world of tech a friendlier one - beginning

Published on: February 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Michael Dell fields tough questions from channel partners

AUSTIN, TEX. – About 1,000 solution providers got an opportunity to pick the brain of Dell CEO Michael Dell at the 2015 Dell World event. As to be expected most of the questions

Published on: October 21st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

These girls are a minority in tech and it suits them just fine

Tech is supposedly a boys thing, but someone forgot to tell that to Rajvi Chavada and Saman Khan. The girls, both 17 and in grade 12, already have university programs picked out and

Published on: April 24th, 2015 Dave Yin