Nick Heddy, Ryan Walsh, Rob Rae, Jennifer Bodell, and Mariane Louvet of Pax8 Recognized as 2024 CRN® Channel Chiefs

DENVER, CO (February 5, 2024)Pax8, the leading cloud commerce marketplace, today announced that CRN® , a brand of The Channel Company, has named Nick Heddy, Chief Commerce Officer; Ryan Walsh, Chief Strategy Officer; Rob Rae, CVP of Community and Ecosystems; Jennifer Bodell, CVP of Channel; and Mariane Louvet, VP of Business Development, to the prestigious 2024 CRN® Channel Chiefs list, which recognizes the IT executives who are driving strategy and setting the channel agenda for their companies.

“We’re extremely proud of Nick, Ryan, Jen, Rob, and Mariane for their contributions in fortifying the channel ecosystem and fostering a vibrant partner community,” said John Street, CEO at Pax8. “Their remarkable achievements, showcased at our Beyond conference last year, underscored their visionary leadership and profound influence within the industry. We thank CRN for recognizing these outstanding leaders and their unwavering dedication to the channel, and we look forward to witnessing their ongoing success.”

The Channel Chiefs list, released annually by CRN, showcases the top leaders throughout the IT channel ecosystem who work tirelessly to ensure mutual success with their partners and customers.

“These channel evangelists are dedicated to supporting solution providers and achieving growth by implementing robust partner programs and unique business strategies,” said Jennifer Follett, VP, US Content, and Executive Editor, CRN, at The Channel Company. “Their efforts are instrumental in helping partners bring essential solutions to market. The Channel Company is pleased to acknowledge these prominent channel leaders and looks forward to chronicling their achievements throughout the year.”

CRN’s 2024 Channel Chiefs list will be featured in the February 2024 issue of CRN® Magazine and online at

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Pax8 is the world’s favorite cloud marketplace for IT professionals to buy, sell, and manage best-in-class technology solutions. Pioneering the future of modern business, Pax8 has cloud-enabled more than 300,000 enterprises through its channel partners and processes one million monthly transactions. Pax8’s award-winning technology enables managed service providers (MSPs) to accelerate growth, increase efficiency, and reduce risk so their businesses can thrive. The innovative company has ranked in the Inc. 5000 for six years in a row. Join the revolution at

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