Felise Katz Recognized as One of Power 30 Solution Providers in CRN’s 2016 Women of the Channel

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Suffern, NY, May 16, 2016 – PKA Technologies (www.pkatech.com), announced today that Felise Katz, CEO has been named to CRN’s list of 2016 Power 30 Solution Providers, an elite subset of its prestigious annual Women of the Channel list. CRN’s editorial team selects Women of the Channel honorees on the basis of their professional accomplishments, demonstrated expertise and ongoing dedication to the channel. The Power 30 Solution Providers belong to an exclusive group drawn from this larger list: women leaders in solution provider organizations whose vision and influence are key drivers of their companies’ success and help move the entire IT channel forward.

As CEO of PKA Technologies, Katz is responsible for the day-to-day operations and is the driving force in developing the strategic direction of the business. Currently, she has PKA pursuing new solutions for clients through the expansion of PKA’s practice areas of Big Data Analytics and Security/Mobile Connectivity. Katz also is a leader in the channel with her participation in a number of advisory councils with Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Arrow Electronics.

“These executives have made a lasting mark on our industry—growing and elevating partner programs, leading transitions to new business models and introducing cutting-edge go-to-market strategies, among other remarkable achievements.” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “We congratulate all the 2016 Women of the Channel and celebrate their singular contributions to the advancement of the channel ecosystem.”

“I am honored to once again to be recognized by CRN’s editors,” said Katz, referring to being named to this prestigious list for a sixth time. Katz likes to balance personal growth of her employees along with business growth. “I’m proud that PKA can provide a diverse environment that provides many opportunities, especially for our women employees, to develop their skills and become the next generation of IT leaders.”

The 2016 Women of the Channel and Power 30 Solution Providers lists will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine and online at www.CRN.com/wotc2016.

About PKA Technologies

PKA Technologies, Inc. (www.pkatech.com), a certified (W/BE) woman-owned business enterprise and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Platinum Partner, has been supplying IT products and services since 1996. Fortune 500 companies, small to midsize businesses, and state and local government agencies turn to PKA for next-generation servers, storage, networks and other enterprise-class technologies. PKA has forged strong alliances with Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Intel and other industry leaders, and is committed to the highest levels of customer service and their clients’ success.