Women of the Channel – Tracie Crites – Denver Nominee
As part of an initiative to engage more women in the technology community, The Channel Company has put together a roadshow of regional summits, Women of The Channel On the Road, to celebrate and connect women who are involved in the channel. In the spirit of community, Axcient launched a parallel program to sponsor women in Colorado to attend the Denver summit and benefit from the content and comradery provided. Meet Tracie Crites, a winning nominee for next months Denver event:
As the Director of Business Development at CorKat Data Solutions, a tier 3 data center in northern Colorado; Tracie is responsible for the strategic direction of the company’s sales and marketing efforts, key IT channel relationships, and overall company growth. Tracie is the driving force behind a highly successful MSP cloud channel program and multi-million-dollar revenue increases year after year. She is known for being innovative in her marketing and development implementation and is consistently applauded for her cultivation efforts on her team. She is well known in the channel for her strengths in helping MSP’s stand out from the crowd by implementing and selling white label cloud solutions. From adding cloud to current MSP offerings, to closing new revenue streams; she is an advocate and cheerleader every step of the way. Arming you with years of experience and expertise.
She is an active councilwoman for the Town of Frederick, CO, an advisory member for Women in Technology and an Ambassador for the Alliance of Women in the Channel. Through her partnerships at CorKat she has founded a program through the St. Vrain Innovation Center called “Coding for Kids” where she and her colleagues introduce and teach elementary and middle school children about technology and innovation. Several computer labs and hours of volunteer time has been donated to the students of the Carbon Valley through this program.
Most importantly to her, she adores being a mom to 3 kids who love baseball and dancing in the kitchen.