Pax8 2023 Channel Chiefs

Pax8’s Bodell, Heddy and Walsh Named 2023 CRN Channel Chiefs

DENVER, CO (February 6, 2023) – Pax8, the leading cloud commerce marketplace, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named three Pax8 executives to its 2023 CRN Channel list – Jennifer Bodell, CVP of Channel; Nick Heddy, Chief Commerce Officer; and Ryan Walsh, Chief Strategy Officer. Every year, this list honors the IT channel executives who work tirelessly to advance the channel agenda and deliver successful channel partner programs and strategies.

This is the fifth consecutive year that Heddy and Walsh have been named to the list, and the second consecutive year for Bodell.

“We are incredibly proud to see Jennifer, Nick and Ryan recognized for their unwavering commitment to the channel and leading at the forefront of innovation for the partner ecosystem,” said John Street, Chief Executive Officer at Pax8. “Their dedication has not only driven our company’s success but has elevated the entire industry. Their recognition is a testament to the talented leadership team we have assembled at Pax8 to modernize our marketplace and help our partners prosper.”

The 2023 Channel Chiefs have helped their solution provider partners and customers navigate an increasingly complex landscape of interconnected challenges and shifting industry dynamics. With the innovative strategies, programs, and partnerships of these Channel Chiefs in place, the solution provider community has continued to thrive.

The 2023 CRN Channel Chiefs were selected by the editorial staff based on their record of business innovation and dedication to the partner community. This year’s list represents the top IT executives responsible for building a robust channel ecosystem.

“Once again, this year’s list gives well-deserved recognition to the IT Channel Chiefs who are dedicated to driving the channel agenda and advocating for the development of strong channel partnerships,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “Under their exceptional leadership, influence, and innovation, the IT channel vendor community continues to deliver solutions and services that meet the rapidly evolving needs of their solution provider partners and their customers.”

The 2023 CRN Channel Chiefs list will be featured in the February 2023 issue of CRN Magazine and online at

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