CRN compiles this annual list based upon feedback from solution providers and industry executives. These honorees are labeled as devoted individuals who strive to create, promote, and manage programs and policies that drive the IT channel forward.
“They may not often share the spotlight with more high-profile channel figures, but the difference they make is irrefutable,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company.
“We are so proud of Ken for receiving this honor,” said Michelle Accardi, Star2Star’s President and Chief Revenue Officer. “Ken continues to exemplify the dedication needed in order to increase partner/customer satisfaction while expanding channel outreach. His contributions continue to help drive our explosive growth.”
Since Miller joined Star2Star in 2014, he has tirelessly driven recruitment efforts in the channel partner space. His efforts have helped Star2Star secure numerous outstanding partners and customers throughout the country. Ken notes, “I feel honored and grateful to be recognized this year. I am fully dedicated to partner success and customer satisfaction, and it feels amazing to be a part of this elite group.”
The 2017 list of 100 People You Don’t Know But Should will be featured in the October issue of CRN and can be viewed online at www.crn.com/100people.
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