CRN® Names Kaspersky’s Amanda Gonzalez as a Channel Woman on the Rise

Woburn, MA – November 27, 2023 —  Kaspersky is thrilled to announce that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has chosen Amanda Gonzalez for its 2023 Channel Women on the Rise list. This annual list, formerly known as CRN Rising Female Stars, honors up-and-coming, dedicated, driven women who are leaving their mark and making a difference for solution providers throughout the IT channel.

The fourth annual list of Channel Women on the Rise showcases an impressive lineup of nominees, meticulously chosen by the CRN editorial team. This selection process heavily relied on recommendations from esteemed channel chiefs and other channel management executives within the industry. These exceptional women are dedicated to supporting their channel partners in achieving success. They exhibit remarkable skills in various areas such as marketing, channel program management, and partner engagement, among others. Through their expertise, they effectively enhance their respective channel partner programs and initiatives.

As an Account Executive for the Southeast Region, Amanda works closely with Kaspersky’s channel partners to not only ensure their success, but provide them with the support and cyber security protection necessary to make the world a safer place. Her dedication, drive and commitment to channel partners make her a rising star and an essential member of the team.

“The CRN 2023 Channel Women on the Rise list showcases the women who are on the verge of becoming the future leaders and luminaries in the channel industry. These remarkable individuals consistently exhibit a strong commitment to innovation and excellence within the IT channel. Their collective efforts are instrumental in shaping a more promising future for the IT industry,” said Jennifer Follett, vice president of U.S. Content and Executive Editor of CRN at The Channel Company. “I would like to extend my congratulations to all the honorees on behalf of The Channel Company and CRN. The efforts of these emerging leaders in driving change within the IT channel will undoubtedly shape its future for years to come.”

The 2023 list of Channel will be featured online November 27th at  and in the December issue of CRN Magazine released December 4th.