Jane Linder Announced as a Power Woman of the Channel by CRN

Waltham, MA, June 3, 2015 – NWN Corporation today announced that Dr. Jane Linder, Managing Director, has been named to The Channel Company’s prestigious 2015 CRN® Women of the Channel, and has been recognized as one of this year’s Power 50. The annual list honors outstanding female executives across solution provider organizations prominently involved in the IT channel ecosystem for their achievements and the far-reaching impact they are having on the technology industry going forward.

This year’s Women of the Channel were carefully reviewed and selected by the editors of CRN based on their accomplishments and the influence they wield over the technology channel. The Power 50 spotlights an elite subset of Women of the Channel honorees whose insight and influence in their respective companies help drive channel success.

Dr. Linder has been on the CRN Women of the Channel list every year since 2008. She is an experienced business woman and widely-published thought leader with over 30 years of experience in IT, operations, and strategy. Her most recent book, Spiral Up, focuses on wildly successful initiatives. She leads NWN’s NSolve team and is responsible for driving growth in NWN’s applications and data service technology offerings.

Upon receiving the news, Dr. Linder replied, “I am fortunate to have the best team in the industry. Our customers appreciate them deeply and so do I.”

“We applaud the exceptional contributions of the honorees in this year’s Women of the Channel Power 50. These executives have made a lasting mark on the industry by helping to shape the channel’s future,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “We are privileged to celebrate their far-reaching influence, innovation and commitment to the IT channel community.”

The Women of the Channel, with expanded coverage of the Power 50, will be featured in the June issue of CRN, and online at www.CRN.com.


About NWN Corporation
NWN Corporation, a nationwide firm, made its name by helping clients solve their business problems through technology. With more than 550 employees in 12 offices in the US and one in China, NWN provides clients with a complete range of information systems services and solutions. These include integrated communications services, data center and virtualization, network infrastructure, end user computing, business intelligence and application integration, IT staffing services, and managed services. NWN is privately held.

NWN’s clients include private and public sector organizations in almost every line of work. It provides solutions to universities, PreK-12 districts and schools, financial institutions, manufacturers, hospitals, retailers, professional service providers, and state and local government agencies.

About The Channel Company
The Channel Company, with established brands including CRN®, XChange® Events, IPED® and SharedVue®, is the channel community’s trusted authority for growth and innovation. For more than three decades, we have leveraged our proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at www.thechannelcompany.com.