STORServer’s Katie Nielsen Named to 2015 CRN Women of the Channel List Two Years in a Row

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 10, 2015) – STORServer®, a leading provider of proven data backup solutions, announces that Katie Nielsen, senior channel manager, has been named to the 2015 CRN Women of the Channel. This is Katie’s second consecutive year to win the award. The annual list highlights the accomplishments of female executives within vendor, distribution and solution provider organizations, and the impact they are having on the advancement of the IT channel industry as a whole.

Katie Nielsen“Katie’s recurring win as one of The Women of the Channel is proof of the incredible value she brings to STORServer,” said Bill Smoldt, president and CEO of STORServer. “We’re thrilled to see Katie recognized with this honor. Her dedication to customers and our team is a great contribution to our industry.”

With two decades of experience in the channel, Nielsen has spent the past 13 years in her current role at STORServer. Over the past year Nielsen has strengthened ties with STORServer’s business partners in order to generate new revenue opportunities and expand their backup, archive and disaster recovery lines of their business with enterprise data protection appliances. She has been an integral part of increasing product offerings based on end-user and partner feedback, and concentrated on STORServer’s messaging including core benefits of simplicity, power and trusted support.

The Women of the Channel is featured in the June issue of CRN magazine and online at