Konica Minolta announced that CRN has named Laura Blackmer, senior vice president, Dealer Sales to its 2021 list of Channel Chiefs. The CRN Channel Chiefs list, released annually, recognizes leading IT channel vendor executives who continually demonstrate leadership, influence, innovation and growth.
“I am honored to again be recognized by CRN as a Channel Chief. The challenges of the past year have shown the strength and resilience of our dealer community, and I truly feel we have been more engaged with them than ever before,” said Laura Blackmer, senior vice president, Dealer Sales, Konica Minolta. “Our dealer partners have embraced the acceleration of digital transformation to maintain business continuity for themselves and their customers through these unprecedented times, and I could not be more proud to be part of their continued success.”
“Congratulations to Laura for this well-deserved honor. Her proven leadership ability helped guide our dealers through the unexpected circumstances we encountered in 2020,” said Rick Taylor, president and CEO, Konica Minolta. “Laura’s unwavering dedication to the success of our partners truly shined through as she provided the support they needed to not only keep business going but be well positioned for the future.”
“CRN’s 2021 Channel Chiefs list includes the industry’s biggest channel evangelists, a group of individuals who work tirelessly on behalf of their partners and drive growth through the development of strong partner programs and innovative business strategies that help bring business-critical solutions to market,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “The Channel Company is proud to recognize these channel influencers and looks forward to following their continued success.”
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