AUSTIN, TX – May 8, 2023 – TPx, a leading nationwide managed services provider (MSP) delivering cybersecurity, managed networks and cloud communications, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Stacy Conrad, Senior Vice President, Channel Sales; and Terri Thomas, Senior Director Channel Programs, to the Women of the Channel list for 2023. Every year, CRN recognizes women whose expertise and vision are leaving a noticeable and commendable mark on the technology industry.
Stacy Conrad, a five-time honoree, has more than two decades in sales and channel leadership roles with telecommunications, cloud service providers and distributors. She is credited with developing TPx’s Southeast market, building it from the ground up to become one of the top-performing regions in the country. Stacy is a founding member and past President of the Alliance of Channel Women (ACW). As a result of her leadership in the channel and championing women in tech, she frequently speaks at events and works at mentoring others.
Terri Thomas, a 15-year industry veteran, leads the creation and deployment of TPx’s robust channel strategy programs focused on recruiting, onboarding, motivating, and engaging channel partners to create more customer value. She operates the TPx Excellence program, which serves as a solid foundation to build on for future growth while making it easier for partners to do business with TPx.
“We are ecstatic to announce this year’s honorees and shine a light on these women for their significant achievements, knowing that what they’ve accomplished has paved the way for continued success within the IT channel,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “The channel is stronger because of them, and we look forward to seeing what they do next.”
“Stacy’s and Terri’s creativity, strategic thinking and leadership have been instrumental in TPx’s channel growth and continued success,” said Patti Key, TPx CRO. “Under their leadership, TPx has expanded our channel program, surpassing our internal goals, and reinvigorated overall channel participation. Stacy continues to trailblaze, and Terri has fast proven a valuable team member to the channel community. TPx is thrilled to have them recognized on CRN’s annual Women of the Channel List for their unwavering dedication and commitment to furthering channel excellence.”
The 2023 Women of the Channel list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine, with online coverage starting May 8 at www.CRN.com/WOTC.
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