CRN®Recognizes Local Entrepreneur Maitjian Welke for Driving the Growth and Advancement of the IT Channel Community
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Maitjian Welke, president of CMIT Solutions ofSouthwest Silicon Valley, one of the region’s leading information technology service providers, has been named to the CRN 2016 “Women of the Channel” ranking.
The annual list highlights the accomplishments of female executives within vendor, distribution, and solution provider organizations, and the impact they are having on the advancement of the IT channel community.
“These executives have made a lasting mark on our industry—growing and elevating partner programs, leading transitions to new business models, and introducing cutting-edge go-to-market strategies, among other remarkable achievements,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “We congratulate Maitjian Welke and all the 2016 Women of the Channel honorees as we celebrate their singular contributions to the advancement of the channel ecosystem.”
Welke earned the honor following a nomination from the editors of CRN Magazine, who chose candidates based on their achievements as executives and the amount of influences they wield over the technology channel. All of the recipients are women who represent a changing trend in a traditionally male dominated industry.
A two-time recipient of the award, Welke continues to raise the bar for IT solution providers nationwide. In addition to being named a Woman of the Channel, Welke has also received the “Franchise of the Month” designation from the CMIT Solutions Corporate office.
“This is an exciting time in our company’s history and I am extremely honored to be recognized amongst the best and brightest women in the franchise industry,” said Welke, who joined CMIT Solutions more than six years ago. “We have made significant progress in growing our company within the past year and look forward to continuing the momentum we have achieved in the months and years ahead.”
Ranked number one in its category in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2015 Franchise 500® list, CMIT Solutions is widely recognized as the front runner among IT service providers for businesses in the United States.
About CMIT Solutions
CMIT Solutions (CMIT) is a leading Managed Service provider of information technology (IT) professional services and products to businesses of all sizes, and is uniquely capable of supporting companies anywhere, coast to coast in the United States. By focusing on developing and maintaining local, trust-based relationships with its customers, CMIT Solutions is able to meet all of their IT needs.CMIT Solutions offers a wide variety of services and products, including enterprise-class services, at prices business owners can afford. For more information, please visit www.cmitsolutions.com.
About the Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with its dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, The Channel Company connects and empowers technology suppliers, solution providers, and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, the company draws from its deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. To learn more, please visit www.thechannelco.com.