Elevate Together: Harness the Strength of Community, Networking and Mentoring – November 30, 2023 Webinar

Nov 6, 2023

ACW offers so many opportunities for growth through community. Join us to explore the transformative power of community, networking and mentoring. Gain insights into how these three pillars can propel your personal and professional growth to new heights.


  • Forge Meaningful Connections: Learn the art of building genuine relationships within a supportive community. Unlock the potential of networking by connecting with like-minded individuals who share your aspirations.
  • Mentoring and Community Connect: Explore the profound impact of mentorship and connecting through community can have on your journey. Discover how to find, engage with, and maximize these resources to accelerate your progress.
  • Elevate Your Success: Harness the synergy of community, networking, and mentoring to supercharge your success. Gain actionable strategies to leverage these pillars in your career, paving the way for personal and professional fulfillment.

Join us for an inspiring session that will empower you to unlock your true potential through the power of community, networking and mentoring.

Date: November 30, 2023
Time: 1 p.m. EST/ 10 a.m. PST


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.


Akilah Murrell, Senior Manager, Channel Marketing, 360insights
Akilah Murrell is a visionary leader in the Channel space known for creating innovative campaigns and developing cutting-edge digital marketing strategies in her role as Senior Manager, Channel Marketing, 360insights. She is an influential speaker who shares her valuable insights to audiences around the world. Moreover, she is a passionate advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives, having been named on the Channel Futures DE&I 101 list, as well as holding roles on the board of directors for the Alliance of Channel Women and Committee Chair for Mentorship. When Akilah isn’t empowering others, she loves to explore the world with her husband and two kids!

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Debbie Kestin Schildkraut, Founder and President, Kestin Impact Consulting
Debbie Kestin Schildkraut is the Founder and President of Kestin Impact Consulting LLC, which provides consulting in ecosystem and channel marketing and communications, strategic partnerships and alliances, experiential events, community development and more.

Kestin-Shildkraut is known as a change agent and problem solver. She has successfully built strategic channel partnerships, global initiatives, partner enablement and collaborative teams. As a marketing strategist and consultant, she draws on nearly three decades as a marketing expert, starting in the world of advertising agencies, spending the bulk of her career at IBM, and then as a VP Global Community Engagement for the non-profit Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA).

She has been recognized by Women in Tech USA and CompTIA for her extensive work in advocating for women and DEI, and multiple times among Women of the Channel.

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Kathryn Rose, Founder and CEO, channelWise
Kathryn Rose is the founding CEO of channelWise, a technology platform that provides channel partners access to vetted been there done that experts for 1:1 consultations to help them go farther, faster in their business. She is a former Wall Street executive sales leader and an author of 9 books. She has been featured in Forbes, Inc. Magazine, CBS Marketwatch, Fox News and more. She was recently named Worth Magazine Top 100 Entrepreneurs, Forbes Top 1000 innovators and a member of the prestigious Nasdaq Milestone Makers program.

Kathryn is a highly sought-after speaker at leading global industry events–Google, IBM, Dell Technologies, Women in Tech Summit and the Grace Hopper Celebration. Kathryn has received accolades for her vision, commitment, and leadership including the CompTIA Advancing Women in Technology Mentor of the Year Spotlight award and more.

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