Belmont, CA, USA, Feb 12, 2020 -- RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG), a provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact center solutions, announced that CRN(R), a brand of The Channel Company, has named RingCentral’s SVP of Global Channel Sales, Zane Long, to its list of 2020 Channel Chiefs for the fourth consecutive year. The executives on this annual list are distinguished leaders who continue to drive growth and influence the IT channel with cutting-edge strategies and partnerships.
Each of the 2020 Channel Chiefs have shown outstanding commitment, an ability to lead, and a passion for progress within the channel through their partner programs. 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.
Long has succeeded in driving consistent growth in global channel partner bookings during his tenure at RingCentral.
"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."
"Channel has been a key growth driver for RingCentral, and we’re proud to see Zane’s ongoing leadership efforts and achievements recognized by The Channel Company," said Anand Eswaran, president and chief operating officer of RingCentral. "Zane has cultivated a strong channel harmony program that makes partners successful. We look forward to seeing this momentum continue in 2020."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
About RingCentral, Inc.:
RingCentral is a publicly traded provider of cloud-based phone systems for businesses. It is headquartered in Belmont, California and has offices in Denver, Colorado; Manila, Philippines; Xiamen, China; St. Petersburg, Russia and Odessa Ukraine.
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