SOURCE: N-able Technologies

N-able Technologies

December 03, 2009 08:00 ET

N-able Technologies® President and CEO Named One of the Top 25 Most Innovative Executives in the IT Industry by Everything Channel's CRN

Gavin Garbutt Also Recognized as One of the Top 100 IT Executives of 2009

OTTAWA--(Marketwire - December 3, 2009) - N-able Technologies®, the global leader in remote monitoring and management software for managed service providers (MSPs) and IT departments, today announced its President and CEO Gavin Garbutt has been recognized by Everything Channel's CRN magazine as one of the IT industry's Top 25 Most Innovative Executives of 2009. This honor puts Garbutt in an elite group of IT thought leaders and industry champions who include Twitter CEO Evan Williams, Research In Motion President and Co-CEO Mike Lazardis, Skype Chief Strategy Officer Christopher Dean and Google's Director of Google Apps Channels, Stephen Cho.

In addition, Garbutt has also been named by CRN as one of the Top 100 Executives in the IT industry.

The two prestigious honors recognize Garbutt's leadership, vision and unrivaled commitment to helping solution providers and MSPs prepare and master the technical and business aspects of managed services. CRN applauded Garbutt's ongoing pursuit of innovation and investment in high-value channel programs and offerings, including N-able's successful, 100-percent channel-friendly Midmarket Reseller Program and $75-million freemium software program aimed at stimulating the rapid growth of the managed services market.

In announcing the honors, CRN declared: "It would be hard to find someone that has done more to lead solution providers to the MSP high ground than Gavin Garbutt." Garbutt was previously recognized by CRN as one of the IT industry's Top 25 Most Innovative Executives of 2007 and Top 25 Most Influential Executives of 2006.

CRN's list of the Top 100 Executives of 2009 recognizes IT industry leaders who are positively changing the way the channel does business today and in the future. This year's expanded list salutes the 25 most influential executives, 25 most innovative executives, top 25 channel mavericks and top 25 channel sales leaders.

The Top 100 listing was selected by the editors of CRN. Winners were announced in the November 30, 2009 issue of CRN. To read about CRN's Top 100, visit

For more information about N-able Technologies, visit

About N-able Technologies

N-able Technologies is the global leader in remote monitoring and management software for managed service providers and IT departments. N-able's award-winning N-central platform and complementary toolsets, backed by best-in-class business and technical services, are proven to reduce IT support costs, improve network performance and increase productivity through the proactive monitoring, management and optimization of IP-enabled devices and IT infrastructure. N-able is 100% channel-friendly and maintains operations in North America, the U.K., the Netherlands and Australia. Start a free 30-day trial of N-central at

Contact Information

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    Derik Belair
    Vice President of Marketing and Business Development
    N-able Technologies
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