SOURCE: Global Convergence, Inc.

Global Convergence, Inc.

February 22, 2016 09:00 ET

Peter Cammick, Senior Vice President Services Sales and John Ruel, Vice President, Inside Channel Sales at Global Convergence, Inc., Recognized as 2016 CRN® Channel Chiefs

OLDSMAR, FL--(Marketwired - February 22, 2016) - Global Convergence, Inc. (GCI), a value-added distributor with a full, channel-driven IT services portfolio, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named both Peter Cammick, Senior VP Americas Sales, and John Ruel, VP Inside Channel Sales, to its prestigious list of 2016 Channel Chiefs. The executives on this annual list represent top leaders in the IT channel who excel at driving growth and revenue in their organizations through channel partners.

Channel Chief honorees are selected by CRN's editorial staff on the basis of their professional achievements, standing in the industry, dedication to the channel partner community and strategies for driving future growth and innovation. Each of the 2016 Channel Chiefs has demonstrated loyalty and ongoing support for the IT channel by consistently promoting, defending and executing outstanding channel partner programs.

The integrated business model that GCI offers continues to resonate within the channel. GCI specializes in the design, deployment and management of voice, data, and secure enterprise mobility networks, with proven capabilities in delivering services across an extensive international reach of 170 countries. GCI introduced several new partners to its Solution Provider community in 2015, and in a world where Solution Providers are being called upon to support IT projects for clients globally, both Peter Cammick and John Ruel were instrumental in supporting the corporate mission to deliver innovative services and solutions to the channel that create positive partner outcomes.

"We are honored to present the 2016 lineup of CRN Channel Chiefs, comprised of outstanding executives who move our entire industry forward by cultivating exemplary partner programs and executing cutting-edge business strategy," said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. "They represent an extraordinary group of individuals who lead by example and serve as both invaluable advocates and innovators of the IT channel. We applaud their incredible strides and look forward to following their accomplishments in the coming year."

"GCI is honored to once again receive the CRN Channel Chiefs badge of distinction for two more members of our senior leadership team," said Jim Bradshaw Chairman and CEO at GCI. "GCI continues to grow and expand by differentiating ourselves in the market place and both Pete and John have been, and continue to be, a significant driving force in our business growth and success."

The 2016 CRN Channel Chiefs list is featured in the February 2016 issue of CRN and online at

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About Global Convergence, Inc.

Founded in 1990, Global Convergence, Inc. (GCI) is the channel's services and solutions company. GCI offers a strong foundation as a value-added distributor along with a full portfolio of channel-driven IT services. We specialize in voice and data networks and enterprise mobility, and offer everything from design to deployment in 170 countries worldwide. Learn more at or follow us on Twitter @GlobalConverg.

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. 

CRN is a registered trademark of The Channel Company, LLC. The Channel Company logo is a trademark of The Channel Company, LLC (registration pending). All rights reserved.

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