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NWN Named a Top Solution Provider on CRN's 2020 SP500 List

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:53pm

WALTHAM, Mass., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NWN Corporation , a leading technology-enabled service provider focused on transforming the customer experience, announced today that CRN , a brand of The Channel Company , has named the company to its 2020 Solution Provider 500 list.

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  • WALTHAM, Mass., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NWN Corporation , a leading technology-enabled service provider focused on transforming the customer experience, announced today that CRN , a brand of The Channel Company , has named the company to its 2020 Solution Provider 500 list.
  • Each year, CRN releases its list of top 500 solution providers, a ranking of the leading IT channel partner organizations across North America by revenue.
  • "CRN's Solution Provider 500 list showcases the top IT channel partner organizations across North America," said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company.
  • CRN's complete 2020 Solution Provider 500 list is available online at www.CRN.com/SP500 and a sample from the list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine.

Nine Carahsoft Executives Named CRN’s Women of the Channel for 2020

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:00pm

RESTON, Va., June 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carahsoft Technology Corp. , The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider, announced today that CRN , a brand of The Channel Company , has named nine company executives to its esteemed 2020 Women of the Channel list.

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  • RESTON, Va., June 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carahsoft Technology Corp. , The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider, announced today that CRN , a brand of The Channel Company , has named nine company executives to its esteemed 2020 Women of the Channel list.
  • Recognizing the unique strengths, vision and achievements of a select group of women, the annual list acknowledges channel leaders for their contributions to channel advocacy, growth, thought leadership and dedication to the IT channel.
  • This is the third consecutive year Rebecca has been recognized on the CRN Women of the Channel list.
  • CRNs 2020 Women of the Channel list recognizes an accomplished group of influential women leaders whose strategic vision and unique achievements accelerate channel growth through cultivated partnerships, innovative thought leadership, and unwavering dedication to the IT channel, said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company.

GuidePoint Security Named to CRN’s 2020 Solution Provider 500 List

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

GuidePoint Security , a cybersecurity solutions leader enabling organizations to make smarter decisions and minimize risk, announced today that CRN a brand of The Channel Company , has named GuidePoint Security to its 2020 Solution Provider 500 list.

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  • GuidePoint Security , a cybersecurity solutions leader enabling organizations to make smarter decisions and minimize risk, announced today that CRN a brand of The Channel Company , has named GuidePoint Security to its 2020 Solution Provider 500 list.
  • This is the fifth consecutive year that GuidePoint Security has been named to the CRN Solution Provider list, improving by 17 spots from last year to number 62.
  • CRNs Solution Provider 500 list showcases the top IT channel partner organizations across North America, said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company.
  • CRNs complete 2020 Solution Provider 500 list is available online at www.CRN.com/SP500 .

New Online Life Coaching Series Presented by Dionne Nicholls Focuses on Financial Healing During a Pandemic

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:54pm

BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Dionne Nicholls, a Life & Wardrobe Stylist and Founder of Live Your Best Life For You , works with women to co-create lives of limitless possibility through forward action, accountability and fashion.

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  • BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Dionne Nicholls, a Life & Wardrobe Stylist and Founder of Live Your Best Life For You , works with women to co-create lives of limitless possibility through forward action, accountability and fashion.
  • On April 23rd Dionne partnered with Brookly Borough Hall to offer free webinars in service of the community that is in need of support during the pandemic.
  • Ranked top financial podcast by Entrepreneur.com , iTunes and Black Enterprise.
  • Financially CLEAN's financial literacy webinar series wrapped up on April 28th.

Scotsman Guide Ranks New American Funding a Top Mortgage Lender

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:07pm

TUSTIN, Calif., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Rising through the ranks, New American Funding has been rated as a top mortgage lender on Scotsman Guide's Top Mortgage Lenders List.

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  • TUSTIN, Calif., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Rising through the ranks, New American Funding has been rated as a top mortgage lender on Scotsman Guide's Top Mortgage Lenders List.
  • Scotsman Guide, the leading resource for mortgage originators, created its 8th annual listing based on comprehensive, verified 2019 loan data of the nation's top-producing mortgage companies.
  • "We are proud to be ranked as one of the nation's top mortgage lenders by Scotsman Guide," said CEO Rick Arvielo.
  • New American Funding is a family-owned mortgage lender with a servicing portfolio of over 131,000 loans for approximately $32.1 billion, 198 branches, and about 3,300 employees.

Tint World® expands Florida reach with new Port Charlotte location

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 12:00pm

"Michelle is a customer service expert who has spent years making customers smile," said Charles Bonfiglio, president and CEO of Tint World.

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  • "Michelle is a customer service expert who has spent years making customers smile," said Charles Bonfiglio, president and CEO of Tint World.
  • "Michelle and Chris are passionate about providing the Tint World experience to the people of Port Charlotte.
  • The all-new Tint World Port Charlotte store is located at 2000 Tamiami Trail #217-218, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-2182.
  • Founded in 1982, Tint World has grown to become an award-winning franchised provider of automotive styling, residential, commercial and marine window tinting and security film services.

Shamrock Capital Announces Acquisition of Adweek

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 11:45am

Shamrock Capital , a Los Angeles-based investment firm, today announced that it has acquired Adweek , an industry leader in coverage of the advertising and brand marketing ecosystem, from Beringer Capital .

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  • Shamrock Capital , a Los Angeles-based investment firm, today announced that it has acquired Adweek , an industry leader in coverage of the advertising and brand marketing ecosystem, from Beringer Capital .
  • Adweek has been a critical source of information and insights for the marketing and advertising community for decades, said Laura Held, Partner at Shamrock Capital.
  • Shamrocks strong media expertise makes the firm an ideal partner for Adweek, said Jeffrey Litvack, CEO of Adweek.
  • Investment bank CG Petsky Prunier, part of Canaccord Genuity, advised Adweek and Beringer Capital on the transaction.

Emtec Named to CRN's 2020 Solution Provider 500 List for 25th Year

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 7:45pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Emtec, Inc., a global IT consultancy, announced today that CRN a brand of The Channel Company , has named Emtec to its 2020 Solution Provider 500 list for the 25th consecutive year.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Emtec, Inc., a global IT consultancy, announced today that CRN a brand of The Channel Company , has named Emtec to its 2020 Solution Provider 500 list for the 25th consecutive year.
  • CRN's Solution Provider 500 list serves as the industry's benchmark for recognizing the top-performing technology integrators, strategic service providers, and IT consultants.
  • "CRN's Solution Provider 500 list showcases the top IT channel partner organizations across North America," said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company.
  • CRN's complete 2020 Solution Provider 500 list is available online at http://www.CRN.com/SP500 and a sample from the list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine.

Kelly Ireland Named Power 40 Solution Provider

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 6:00pm

Orange, CA, June 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CBT, woman-owned domain expert integrator, announced today that CRN , a brand of The Channel Company , has named Kelly Ireland ( our Founder ) to its list of 2020 Power 40 Solution Providers, an elite subset of its prestigious Women of the Channel list.

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  • Orange, CA, June 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CBT, woman-owned domain expert integrator, announced today that CRN , a brand of The Channel Company , has named Kelly Ireland ( our Founder ) to its list of 2020 Power 40 Solution Providers, an elite subset of its prestigious Women of the Channel list.
  • As part of the 2020 Women of the Channel, CRN also highlights 40 female executives at solution provider organizations whose insight and influence in their respective companies help drive channel success.
  • Ireland founded CBT in 2001 as a value-added reseller (VAR) and has since successfully transitioned the company to a recognized solution provider and domain expert integrator.
  • Founded in 2001, CBT is a premier, woman-owned technology solutions provider and domain expert integrator with extensive experience designing and deploying enterprise-class solutions.

Essence Ventures Hires Caroline Wanga as New Chief Growth Officer

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 4:30pm

Essence Ventures, the independent Black-owned consumer technology company focused on merging content, community and commerce to meet the evolving cultural and lifestyle needs of people of color, today announced that Caroline Wanga will be joining as Chief Growth Officer, effective June 29.

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  • Essence Ventures, the independent Black-owned consumer technology company focused on merging content, community and commerce to meet the evolving cultural and lifestyle needs of people of color, today announced that Caroline Wanga will be joining as Chief Growth Officer, effective June 29.
  • In the newly created role, Wanga will lead new growth opportunities, market strategy and culture across the Essence Ventures portfolio, which includes ESSENCE Communications, Inc., Afropunk and Naturally Curly, among others.
  • Wanga will join Essence Ventures from Target, where she currently serves as Chief Culture, Diversity & Inclusion Officer and Vice President of Human Resources.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200601005541/en/
    We could not be more thrilled to have Caroline join our team at Essence Ventures to help provide the guidance, leadership and cohesion required to accelerate the growth of our portfolio of purpose-driven and community-centric brands, said Richelieu Dennis, founder and chair, Essence Ventures.