Award Honors Women Who are ‘Living the Pledge’: Women Supporting Women
ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., August 2, 2021 – Alliance of Channel Women, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of female channel leaders in technology, announced today that Amanda Jardine, Senior Director of Channel Marketing at LogMeIn, was selected as the group’s Big Impact Winner for Q2. Honorees are chosen quarterly by ACW from nominees submitted by the channel community who are Living the ACW Advocacy Pledge: Women Supporting Women.
The ACW Advocacy Pledge Program was started in 2020 by the ACW Advocacy Committee (now the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee) to encourage women to support other women. The full ACW Advocacy Pledge is “Behind Every Successful Woman is a Group of Successful Women Who Have Her Back.”
ACW encourages women to go on record supporting the ACW Advocacy Pledge by signing its pledge page. In addition, the association is encouraging visitors to nominate women who are “living the pledge.”
“Our members have expressed a need for advocacy from the community of women who continue to gain power, position and influence,” said Margi Shaw, the creator of the ACW Pledge Program and COO at Nitel. “The ACW Advocacy Pledge reminds us of the incredible impact we have on each other and how our support for each other lifts us all.”
Jardine, the Big Impact Winner for Q2 2021, was nominated by Melissa Van Dover, Director North America Channel Marketing at LogMeIn. “[Amanda] has been instrumental in my growth from a career standpoint,” said Van Dover. “I can confidently say I would not be where I am in my career without her support over the past few years.” Read the full nomination.
Q2 Living the Pledge Nominees included:
- Barbara Murphy, Vice President, Cloud Strategy, Weka IO
- Rebecca Rosen, Director, Field Marketing, Cox Communications
- Sommer Figone, Marketing Manager, RapidScale
- Rachel Turkus, Director of Digital Marketing & Demand Generation, NetFortris
- Alicia Steward, Regional Channel Manager, Zoom
- Alexie Teferi, Director, Channel Sales, Alliance Business Services
For information about the ACW Pledge, visit: https://allianceofchannelwomen.org/acw-advocacy-pledge.
About the Alliance of Channel Women
Founded in 2010, the Alliance of Channel Women is a not-for-profit organization of women in the indirect sales channel of the telecom and IT industry. The Alliance of Channel Women brings us together to empower and advance women’s careers and leadership roles in the technology channel through education, community, advocacy and opportunities for personal growth. To learn more and to become a member, please visit www.allianceofchannelwomen.org.
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