San Jose, CA, USA, Feb, 2020 -- 8x8, Inc. (NYSE:EGHT), an integrated cloud communications platform, announced that CRN(R), a brand of The Channel Company, has named 8x8’s Senior Vice President & Global Channel Chief John DeLozier to the 2020 Channel Chiefs list. This is the second consecutive year and fourth time overall he received the prestigious recognition. This annual list recognizes the top vendor executives who continually demonstrate exemplary leadership, influence, innovation, and growth for the IT channel.
"It is always a great honor to be recognized by CRN as a Channel Chief. It’s a true testament to the efforts of our employees and the strength of our partners as we progress in building a successful channel-first company," said John DeLozier, Senior Vice President & Global Channel Chief at 8x8, Inc. "We are really excited to see our channel efforts gaining significant traction as we work closely with partners to help them drive revenue as they move their customers off on-premises, legacy systems to 8x8’s open, cloud communications platform."
CRN’s 2020 Channel Chiefs list honors the distinguished leaders who have influenced the IT channel with cutting-edge strategies and partnerships.
The 2020 Channel Chiefs have shown outstanding commitment, an ability to lead, and a passion for progress within the channel through their partner programs. The Channel Chief honorees were chosen by the CRN editorial staff for their dedication, industry prestige, and exceptional accomplishments in driving the channel agenda and evangelizing the importance of channel partnerships.
"The IT channel is undergoing constant evolution to meet customer demands and changing business environments," said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. "CRN’s Channel Chiefs work tirelessly, leading the industry forward through superior partner programs and strategies with a focus on helping solution providers transform and grow. Our team here at The Channel Company congratulates these outstanding individuals for their dedication to the channel."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
About 8x8 Inc.:
8x8, Inc. (Nasdaq: EGHT) leverages its patented software technologies to deliver high quality voice solutions with integrated messaging and video to businesses of any size with employees in any location on a wide variety of business telephony, web and mobile platforms. 8x8 also offers managed hosting and cloud-based computing services.
About The Channel Company:
The Channel Company (formerly UBM Channel) is the independent organization enabling technology partnerships across the channel eco-system.
Published: Friday, February 14, 2020