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Women of the Channel Leadership Summit: IT Leadership Event
Date
May 15, 2018 to May 16, 2018
Location
Rancho Mirage, CA

Build Connections. Master Leadership. Inspire Others.

Women of the Channel empowers and cultivates the next generation of female leaders. This one-of-a-kind, engaging conference offers female channel and IT executives an opportunity to advance their skills, network with peers and be inspired by the women making a significant impact on the IT channel and industry today. Attendees benefit from interactive workshops, peer panels, motivational speakers, networking time and engaging sessions – all focused on the challenges, trends and opportunities in the today’s technology sector.

Take A Glimpse Into The Women Of The Channel Leadership Summits

 

Top Reasons to Attend

Female leaders from across the channel—management, sales, marketing, technology and operations—come together to learn from one another and build new relationships. Attendees will leave this conference with a deeper understanding of today’s channel trends and how to succeed.

 

  Guidance. Learn how to successfully navigate the technology channel and industry as an executive woman.

  Networking. Engage and share experiences with your peers.

  Inspiration. Hear inspiring stories directly from today’s leading female trailblazers.

  Empowerment. Get all of the content and tools you need to confidently advance to the C-suite.

 

Testimonials

"The presenters, the content and the networking were spectacular.  If you are a woman in the channel or any woman in business, this event really challenges you to think about yourself and your individual 'brand'. It also provides insights on how to be more successful at your company.  Great job ladies!"

- Victoria Zona, Raritan

"I hightly recommend this event to all my women friends in the channel.  It's inspiring to be surrounded by smart and talented female leaders that are willing to share their experiences (good and bad) with you. You being to realize that they are not so different from you, and that in itself is motivating.  And the fact that everyone is so friendly is just icing on the cake!"

- Shannon Mayer, LogMeIn

The Women of the Channel Conference is a phenomenal gathering of female professionals that share the common thread of being women working in technology.  A truly unique and valuable experience that educates and enriches while driving professional growth and fostering new business relationships."


- Melissa Nacerino, Avaya

"I would highly recommend attending The Women of The Channel. I reconnected with colleagues that I had not seen in years and also made countless new connections! Furthermore, the content was well balanced between professional and personal development. If you get an opportunity to sponsor or attend.. it is a great use of your time and money!"


- Linda Wendlandt, Arrow ECS.

"I truly enjoyed attending the WOTC event...The networking and motivation always leaves me feeling empowered to take on the world.  It's so great to be around so many smart and dedicated professional women"


- Lucy Graham, Carousel Industries

2018 Women of the Channel Speakers

Ginger Clay
Ginger Clay
Marketing And Demand Generation Architect, IgniteRM
Lisa Fain
Lisa Fain
CEO, Center for Mentoring Excellence
Meg Crofton
Meg Gilbert Crofton
Former President, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
Bonnie Hagemann
Bonnie Hagemann
CEO, Executive Development Associates
Eva Helén
Eva Helén
CEO, Epiquette
Shannon Huffman Polson
Shannon Huffman Polson
Author, The Grit Project

2018 Premiere Sponsors

Gold

Iron Bow Technologies

Silver

Silver

Juniper Networks

Bronze

Bronze

APC by Schneider Electric

Diamond

Diamond

Diamond

Diamond

Diamond

Tech Data

Platinum

Platinum

Fortinet

Platinum

Platinum

Platinum

Riverbed

Platinum

Platinum

Women of the Channel West Advisory Board

Jennifer Anaya
Jennifer Anaya
VP Marketing, North America , Ingram Micro
Brooke Cunningham
Brooke Cunningham
AVP, Global Partner Programs & Operations, Splunk
Margaret Dawson
Margaret Dawson
Global Product Marketing, Red Hat
Hoey
Wendy Hoey
Director of Distribution and Vendor Alliances, Optiv
Petty
Wendy Petty
Senior Vice President, Field Sales and Services, Erwin
Roussos
Calista Roussos
Partner Executive – US Distribution, Microsoft
Jazz Samra
Jazz Samra
Head of US Channel Sales, Google Marketing Solutions , Google
Watts
Michelle Watts
Chief of Staff & Technical Assistant, Intel Corporation
Aaren Weidner
Arren Weidner
Americas Channel Marketing Communications Manager, HP
Jessica Yeck
Jessica Yeck
Vice President, Solutions Sales, Technology Solutions, Avnet, Inc.

Giving Back

Channel@Work is our way of giving back to the community that has given us so much over the past three decades. This charitable arm of The Channel Company’s events group is designed to bring the IT community together to connect and give back to the local communities that host our events.Our team identifies local charities and coordinates efforts with our committed vendors, solution providers and other IT executives to contribute time and donations to make an impact for a worthy cause.
Check back soon for information on the Channel@Work opportunity at Women of the Channel 2018.
For more information or questions, please contact Allison Cohen at acohen@thechannelcompany.com

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