CRN Women in Channel Awards 2021

Now in its fourth year, the CRN Women in Channel Awards celebrates and recognises women from all areas and levels in the IT channel; from graduate newcomers to top leaders and entrepreneurs. 

Everyone at CDW is extremely proud of our winner, finalists and nominees for these awards. These included 18 peer-nominated Women and an Executive Mentor, resulting in 11 shortlisted as finalists following judging by 23 of the channel's leading women and men, including former CRN Women in Channel Awards winners.

"I'm extremely proud of the talented women at CDW and pleased to see so many being recognised by the CRN Women in Channel Awards this year. A special congratulations to Jessica as well as all of the CDW finalists and nominees." - JD Hupp, Managing Director CDW UK & VP International

Congratulations to our winner

Jess Poulter

Marketing Employee of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Jessica Poulter

Associate Marketing Manager

Congratulations to all the finalists

Entrepreneur of the Year

Jane Liston

Business Development Manager - Retail

Pradeep Anubadaiyan

Executive Mentor of the Year

Pradeep Anbudaiyan

Senior Sales Manager

Kelly Atkinson

Manager of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Kelly Atkinson

Head of Sales Operations

Sara Bowden

Manager of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Sara Bowden

Sales Manager, Public Sector

Jess Poulter

Marketing Employee of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Jessica Poulter

Associate Marketing Manager

Hannah Powell

Marketing Employee of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Hannah Powell

Associate Marketing Manager

Sarah Green

Outstanding Returner Award

Sarah Green

Coworker Services Business Partner

Hannah Armstrong

Outstanding Returner Award

Hannah Armstrong

Sales Support Team Leader

Holly Cruddance

Rising Star Award (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Holly Cruddace

Bid Manager

Jess Whellams

Role Model of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Jessica Whellams

Head of CDW UK Community

Kin Lin Cleak

Sales Employee of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)

Kin Lin Cleak

Account Director, Corporate Sales

Congratulations to all of the other nominees

  • Flannery Devine-Gibbons, Category Lead -- Role Model of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)
  • Kirsty Hollingworth, Account Director -- Woman of the Year and Rising Star
  • Elle McPherson, Configuration Administrator -- Unsung Hero
  • Titi Osifeso, Resource Coordinator -- Unsung Hero and Role Model of the Year
  • Carolyne Rushton, Marketing Manager -- Role Model of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider)
  • Leanne Snow, Sales Manager -- Manager of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider), Role Model of the Year (Reseller/Solution Provider), Woman of the Year, Executive Mentor of the Year
  • Lisa Stevens, Account Manager -- Unsung Hero, Rising Star Award and Woman of the Year
  • Liz Warton, Partner Manager -- Rising Star Award (Reseller/Solution Provider) and Outstanding Returner Award

CDW is committed to building a community which promotes equality, agility and personal development. The Women in Channel awards provide the opportunity to celebrate our female role models and our culture to promote equality and support women in their progression both personally and professionally.

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