NEW YORK, May 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atera, developer of the big data-based IT automation platform that combines Remote Monitoring and Management ( RMM ), Professional Services Automation ( PSA ), and remote access into one powerful solution, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Talia Schmidt, vice president of Marketing, to its prestigious 2018 Women of the Channel list. The executives who comprise this annual list span the IT channel, representing vendors, distributors, solution providers, and other organizations that figure prominently in the channel ecosystem. Each is recognized for her outstanding leadership, vision, and unique role in driving channel growth and innovation.

Since joining Atera in 2017, Talia has created a leading marketing campaign targeted at helping Managed Service Providers (MSPs) grow their businesses with Atera’s award-winning technology. Her diverse background and unique skill-set provide a value-add to MSPs’ businesses worldwide.

“This award is a direct reflection of all the hard work and dedication Talia has exemplified in her role at Atera,” said Gil Pekelman, chief executive officer at Atera. “We congratulate Talia for her commitment to the MSP community and leadership at the company.”

CRN editors select the Women of the Channel honorees based on their professional accomplishments, demonstrated expertise and ongoing dedication to the IT channel.

“This accomplished group of leaders is steadily guiding the IT channel into a prosperous new era of services-led business models and deep, strategic partnerships,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “CRN’s 2018 Women of the Channel list honors executives who are driving channel progress through a number of achievements—exemplary partner programs, innovative product development and marketing, effective team-building, visionary leadership and accelerated sales growth—as well as advocacy for the next generation of women channel executives.”

The 2018 Women of the Channel list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine and online at www.CRN.com/wotc.

To learn more about Atera, please call (877) 211-4666 or email info@atera.com. MSPs seeking to efficiently and effectively run their businesses should sign up for a 30-day free trial today via www.atera.com.

About AteraAtera is the developer of a big data-based IT automation platform that combines RMM, PSA, and remote access into one powerful solution. Atera’s all-in-one innovative platform offers MSPs improved operational efficiency, seamless integration, end-to-end management, and disruptive pricing. To learn more, visit www.atera.com.

Media ContactAmanda Lee ARL Strategic Communications for Atera727-272-0781 Amanda.Lee@arlpr.com