Channel Marketer Report

Channel Marketing

With Rise In Ransomware, Partners Must Optimize Access To The Boardroom

By Mike Walkey, SVP Global Channel & Alliances at Veritas Technologies Ransomware attacks are debilitating and no organization – large or small – is immune. Over the past 18 months, damages from ransomware attacks have had a direct effect on the economy and have deeply impacted the channel and its customers. And cybercriminals are only […]

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Allbound Hires Genesis Lee As VP Of Customer Success

Allbound, a partner relationship management technology provider, has hired Genesis Lee as VP of Customer Success. Lee has led several sales teams, where she managed sales pipelines, established new structures to facilitate growth, and implemented pilot sales programs. She took her sales experience from the residential sector to the tech industry when she joined KORE […]

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SAP To Celebrate New Year With New Digital Campaign Hub

To help its channel partners keep New Year resolutions to be more effective marketers, SAP will be throwing the switch on a new digital marketing campaign hub in 2022. The new tool, which will be fully integrated into SAP’s partner portal, was designed to accommodate partner requests for less friction in the discovery and use […]

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Versatex Deploys Channel Marketing Tools To Enable Mom-And-Pop Partner Shops

Versatex Building Materials, a manufacturer of quality PVC building products, has deployed channel management software to provide its partner network with automated tools to more effectively market and sell its products. The company is using the ZINFI platform and partner portal to generate targeted email campaigns, update leads, track sales activities, and monitor the entire […]

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NSK America Minimizes Grind Of Sharing Sales/Marketing Materials With New Enablement Platform

NSK America Corporation has launched a sales enablement and marketing automation platform to provide additional support to its independent manufacturing representatives, direct sales force and its authorized distributor network. The company is a subsidiary of NSK Nakanishi, a global manufacturer of dental and medical tools as well as machine tool spindles, high-speed motors, and micro-grinders […]

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Lenovo Packs Channel Marketing Support Into New Partner Program

Lenovo is enabling partners to more successfully market and sell its entire portfolio across devices, infrastructure, and services and solutions with a new channel framework. Lenovo 360, which launches officially in January 2022, comes at a time as many small businesses and large enterprises alike are increasingly moving toward the “Everything-as-a-Service” consumption model, the company […]

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Impartner Launches Secure PRM Integration With HubSpot

Impartner, a global provider of  SaaS-based channel management and partner relationship management (PRM) solutions,  announced an integration with HubSpot, the customer relationship management (CRM) platform. Accepted to the HubSpot App Marketplace, the Impartner/HubSpot integration provides a robust, fail-safe data sync that escrows data and can “self heal” if there is an issue in data transmission. The […]

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What Hiring A Director Of Global Channel Engagement Says About Armor’s MSP Partner Program

You know a company is serious about building better relations with its partner ecosystem when they appoint a Director of Global Channel Engagement. For the record, Armor, a global cloud security company for managed service providers (MSPs), didn’t post a position with that exact title. But when Christine Gassman clearly demonstrated that she was the […]

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Jacqueline D. Woods Joins Teradata As CMO

Teradata, the connected multi-cloud data platform for enterprise analytics, has appointed Jacqueline D. Woods as Chief Marketing Officer. Woods, who in a previous role at IBM had been CMO, Global Business Partners, will be responsible for overseeing Teradata’s strategic marketing planning and delivery, including brand and reputation management, and digital and social properties. She will […]

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2021 Channel Tech M&A, Capital Investment Reflect Partner Program Complexity, Their Future Value Too

With still one calendar page to turn, there’s plenty of time for news to break about another merger or acquisition or capital investment in a channel program technology provider or marketing solution vendor. But if a bow was tied on all activity now, 2021 would likely stand out as a year of outstanding investment in […]

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