Press release

Trustwave Executive Honored as One of CRN’s 2019 Top Women of the Channel

Sponsored by Businesswire

a brand of The
Channel Company
, has named Trustwave Vice President of Worldwide
Channel Sales Suzanne Swanson to its prestigious 2019 Women of the
Channel list. The leaders on this annual list are from all areas of the
IT channel ecosystem; representing technology suppliers, distributors,
solution providers, and other IT organizations. Each is recognized for
her contributions to channel advocacy, channel growth and visionary

Swanson was chosen based on her instrumental role spearheading continued
improvements in Trustwave Academy for Partners, an online-learning
system that gives channel partners the ability to enroll and complete
formal curriculums to better understand industry-wide cybersecurity
challenges, identify potential sales opportunities and better articulate
Trustwave’s competitive edge. In addition, she helped streamline
Trustwave Partner Hub to give partners the ability to quickly design and
launch customized demand generation campaigns based on emerging market
developments, evolving global threat landscape and shifting competitor

“I’m honored for CRN’s recognition and proud of my team’s efforts to
further strengthen our channel offerings,” said Suzanne Swanson, vice
president of worldwide channel sales at Trustwave. “As Trustwave
continues its global cybersecurity leadership role, growth in our
channel will remain an integral element to our success. It’s imperative
that through our marketing, sales and training support, we offer
partners best-in-class programs, products and services.”

CRN editors chose the 2019 Women of the Channel list from a multitude of
channel leadership applicants and selected the final honorees based on
their professional accomplishments, demonstrated expertise, and ongoing
dedication to the IT channel. The list will be featured in the June
issue of CRN Magazine and online at

“CRN’s 2019 Women of the Channel list honors influential leaders who are
accelerating channel growth through mutually-beneficial partnerships,
incredible leadership, strategic vision, and unique contributions in
their field,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “This
accomplished group of leaders is driving channel success and we are
proud to honor their achievements.”

The Trustwave
Global Channel Partner Program
offers one of the industry’s most
comprehensive portfolio of security products and services addressing
enterprise needs in the areas of threat detection and response and
vulnerability and risk management. In addition to security solutions,
the program offers valuable resources, training and support to help
partners ensure ongoing needs of customers are met. Trustwave offers
multiple levels of engagement to give channel partners a wide range of
collaboration options from simple referrals to joint planning for the
development of mutually beneficial relationships.

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.

About Trustwave

Trustwave is a leading cybersecurity and managed security services
provider that helps businesses fight cybercrime, protect data and reduce
security risk. Offering a comprehensive portfolio of managed security
services, security testing, consulting, technology solutions and
cybersecurity education, Trustwave helps businesses embrace digital
transformation securely. Trustwave is a Singtel company and the global
security arm of Singtel, Optus and NCS, with customers in 96 countries.
For more information about Trustwave, visit