Channel People News

Strong IT hiring in UK says survey

The UK tech sector enjoyed a quarter of robust growth from April to June 2014 with the expansion of business activity rising at its fastest pace since the onset of the financial crisis in 2007, says the latest KPMG/Markit Tech Monitor.

Fortinet names France channel boss

Fortinet has named Jennyfer Beauregard as Head of Channel France. With 20 years in the IT market, Jennyfer Beauregard (below) joined Fortinet with the objective of strengthening the distribution strategy in the French market."I am very pleased to be joining Fortinet benefiting from the strong growth. My priorities are to strengthen our relationships with strategic partners and develop their skills across the portfolio".

Varlink retires EPoS Distribution brand

York-based specialist IT distie Varlink has announced it is retiring now the EPoS Distributor brand as it has fully completed the integration of their EPoS sales division.

Logicalis names UK sales boss

Logicalis has appointed Tony Brooker as its new UK Sales Director and he will be responsible for all sales and marketing activities in the UK.

RapidMinder hires EMEA channel head

Predictive analytics specialist RapidMiner has announced it has appointed Marcus Adams as its new Head of Channels and Alliances for the EMEA region and the UK.

South Korean specialist names new heads in UK

Specialist in middleware and enterprise IT infrastructure TmaxSoft, which is headquartered in South Korea, has announced new appointments to its sales, operations and customer delivery teams in the UK.

Innoverne names new CTO

Omni-channel solutions specialist Innoverne has appointed Andy Dancer as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO).