Skyhigh Security’s Kimberly Winfield named to CRN’s 2022 Rising Female Stars of IT List
Joins powerhouse list of nominees who are recognized for making a difference for solution providers throughout the IT channel
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Skyhigh Security today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Kimberley Winfield, Channel Development Manager, to the 2022 Rising Female Stars of IT List. This annual list honors 100 dedicated, talented women who are making a difference for solution providers throughout the IT channel.
Featuring a powerhouse list of nominees – hand-selected by the CRN editorial team and largely based on recommendations from channel chiefs and other channel management executives across the industry – this third annual list of Rising Female Stars represents extraordinary women who are working hard to help their channel partners find success. With more than 15 years in the cybersecurity industry, Winfield has proven herself as an IT channel standout that has demonstrated an aptitude for growing her respective channel partner programs and initiatives through a variety of disciplines including marketing, channel program management and partner engagement.
“The rapid adoption of the cloud, along with the growing sophistication of adversaries, has created a huge demand for the best possible cybersecurity talent to combat these threats,” said Gee Rittenhouse, CEO, Skyhigh Security. “Kimberly’s recognition as a rising female star is undeniably well-deserved and we are thrilled to see her achieve this honor.”
“CRN’s 2022 Rising Female Stars list highlights the women poised to become tomorrow’s channel leaders and luminaries who consistently demonstrate dedication to IT channel innovation and excellence. These women are helping to create a brighter future for the IT industry,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “On behalf of The Channel Company and CRN, I want to congratulate all the honorees. The change these rising leaders are helping to enact today will define the IT channel for many years to come.”
The 2022 list of Rising Female Stars will be featured online at www.CRN.com/risingstars starting July 25 and in a special July issue of CRN Magazine.
About The Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with its dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, it connects and empowers technology suppliers, solution providers, and end-users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, they draw from their deep knowledge to envision innovative, new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelcompany.com
About Skyhigh Security
Skyhigh Security emerged out of McAfee Enterprise in 2022, with the focus on helping customers secure the world’s data. It protects organizations with cloud-native security solutions that are both data-aware and simple to use. Its market-leading Security Service Edge (SSE) Portfolio goes beyond data access and focuses on data use, allowing organizations to collaborate from any device and from anywhere without sacrificing security. For more information, visit www.skyhighsecurity.com.
Public Relations Specialist, Skyhigh Security