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Seven Ingram Micro Executives Recognized to CRN 2018 Women of the Channel

Ingram Micro Senior Vice President of Global Cloud Renée Bergeron and Vice President of Finance

Kelly Carter Named to Elite CRN Power 100 #WOTC18


IRVINE, Calif. – May 15, 2018 – Ingram Micro Inc. today announced CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, is honoring seven Ingram Micro executives as part of CRN®’s 2018 Women of the Channel list. The annual list highlights women executives in the IT channel representing vendors, distributors, solution providers and other organizations that figure prominently in the channel ecosystem. Each is recognized for her outstanding leadership, vision and unique role in driving channel growth and innovation.

The 2018 Women of the Channel Ingram Micro honorees include:

  • Jennifer Anaya, Vice President, Marketing, Ingram Micro
  • Renée Bergeron, Senior Vice President, Global Cloud, Ingram Micro
  • Kelly Carter, Vice President, Finance, Ingram Micro
  • Sabine Howest, Vice President, Global Vendor Engagement, Ingram Micro
  • Holly Hartman-Niedzielski, Director, Event Marketing and Partner Communities, Ingram Micro
  • Susan O’Sullivan, Vice President, U.S. Sales, Ingram Micro
  • Jennifer Walcott, Executive Director, Marketing, Ingram Micro

In addition, Ingram Micro’s Bergeron and Carter are noted among CRN’s “Power 100,” an exclusive and elite class of female executives who have earned special distinction based on their success and channel influence. This group of channel influencers draws from the larger pool of CRN's 2018 Women of the Channel.

“These seven executives redefine business excellence and constantly look to find new and better ways for Ingram Micro and our channel partners to be indispensable to our customers and leaders in the industry by every measure,” said Paul Bay, executive vice president and group president of the Americas for Ingram Micro. “It’s great to see these talented and inspiring leaders honored by CRN and celebrated for their ongoing contributions to the channel, as well as their advocacy for the career development and enablement of women in tech.”

CRN editors select the Women of the Channel honorees based on their professional accomplishments, demonstrated expertise and ongoing dedication to the IT channel.

In 2017, these seven Ingram Micro leaders individually spearheaded several successful partner-focused, business-building objectives and initiatives. These included expanding Ingram Micro’s cloud and financial service offerings, enhancing the company’s go-to-market resources regionally and globally, and building on the success of its partner communities and business enablement tools, including sales, training and professional services.

Additionally, each executive is engaged in Ingram Micro’s mission to advance women’s leadership roles within and around the company. To date Ingram Micro’s efforts have and continue to include campus-wide Women Leadership forums and mentoring programs, hosting women-focused panels and workshops at company events, sponsoring industry events including Women of the Channel and spearheading cultural awareness campaigns and career path development training for employees.

“This accomplished group of leaders is steadily guiding the IT channel into a prosperous new era of services-led business models and deep, strategic partnerships,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “CRN’s 2018 Women of the Channel list honors executives who are driving channel progress through a number of achievements—exemplary partner programs, innovative product development and marketing, effective team-building, visionary leadership and accelerated sales growth—as well as advocacy for the next generation of women channel executives.” 

The 2018 Women of the Channel and Power 100 lists will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine and online at

More information about Ingram Micro is available at


About Ingram Micro
Ingram Micro helps businesses realize the promise of technology. It delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Unrivaled agility, deep market insights and the trust and dependability that come from decades of proven relationships, set Ingram Micro apart and ahead. Discover how Ingram Micro can help you realize the promise of technology. More at


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