Industry veteran’s leadership helping to expand and enhance critical growth area for company

DALLAS May 11, 2021 Armor, a global cloud security and compliance company, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Elizabeth Schneider, Armor’s senior director of Global Channel and Alliances, to the highly respected Women of the Channel list for 2021. This annual list recognizes the unique strengths, vision and achievements of female leaders in the IT channel. The 2021 Women of the Channel list acknowledges women from all over the IT channel, including vendors, distributors and solution providers.

The women honored on this year’s list pushed forward with comprehensive business plans, marketing initiatives and other innovative ideas to support their partners and customers, helping them through the uncertainty brought on by the global COVID-19 pandemic. CRN celebrates these exceptional women for their leadership, dedication and channel advocacy.

“CRN’s 2021 Women of the Channel list acknowledges accomplished, influential women whose dedication, hard work, and leadership accelerate channel growth,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “We are proud to honor them for their many accomplishments and look forward to their continued contributions to the IT channel.”

Known as a consensus builder that relies heavily on cultivating human relationships, Schneider has 11 years of channel management experience. She has a reputation as an innovator who builds partnerships and programs that consistently generates sustained growth and revenue for partners. Previously, she spent almost a decade working in channel sales for MSPs and Master Agents, where she established efficient drivers for repeatable channel conversions.

“The channel plays a fundamental role in Armor’s growth strategy, and I’m excited to contribute in a meaningful way,” said Schneider.  “Inclusion on this list demonstrates Armor’s commitment to expanding our channel focus and empowering our partners, while we continue to scale to meet surging market demand. It is wonderful to be part of an organization comprised of incredible people combined with the resources and leadership to make a difference for the company and our partners.”

The complete 2021 Women of the Channel list is available at

About Armor
Armor is a global cloud security company. We make cloud security and compliance simple, achievable, and manageable across any environment. Our consolidated security platform safeguards your endpoints, network, server, and cloud against malicious threats seeking to infiltrate and disrupt your business. We also help organizations streamline compliance. In the event of an attack, our cybersecurity experts are available 24/7/365 to help you respond quickly and effectively. Armor is trusted by more than 1,500 customers in over 40 countries. To learn more, visit or follow @armor on Twitter.

About The Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers, and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequalled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.

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