CRN Recognizes Five from Arrow Electronics for Prestigious 2016 “Women of the Channel” List

CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) today announced that five of its up-and-coming women leaders were named to The Channel Company’s CRN® Women of the Channel list for 2016: Tina Peeples, Stephanie Nalick, Kelly Robinson, Stephanie Sperry and Dana Zaba.

“All five honorees exemplify Arrow’s commitment to growth and excellence in the field, and we are thankful for their contributions,” said Howard Goldberg, president of Arrow’s enterprise computing solutions business in North America. “These exceptional leaders have been recognized for their unique roles in driving channel growth and innovation, and ultimately ensuring Arrow’s longstanding position as a channel leader.”

The annual Women of the Channel list honors outstanding women executives across the IT channel ecosystem for their success and the far-reaching impact they are having on the technology industry going forward. This year’s Women of the Channel were selected by the editors of CRN based on their accomplishments and influence.

Peeples is a Senior Sales Director for immixGroup, an Arrow Electronics company, and is based in McLean, Va. In her role, she leads the Services Management organization, which proactively focuses on growing the install base and recurring revenue of immixGroup’s suppliers through the public-sector channel.

Nalick is a Director of Enterprise Software at Arrow, based in Denver, Colo. She leads the enterprise software supplier business in North America, and continues to grow the business with a concentration on security, big data, mobility and hybrid cloud.

Robinson is the Senior Director of Sales for IBM Systems and Services, and is based out of Alpharetta, Ga. Under her leadership, her team of IBM sales and engineering specialists have made significant market gains in software defined storage.

Sperry is Arrow’s Director of Field Marketing and based out of the company’s headquarters in Centennial, Colo. She leads and manages a marketing intelligence team that supports more than 100 of Arrow’s highest-growing solution providers.

Zaba is a Field Sales Manager of Splunk North America and is based in Tampa, Fla. Last year, she helped launch Splunk’s two-tier commercial business in North America with Arrow — developing the business’ sales team, programs and marketing strategy.

The Women of the Channel will be featured in the June issue of CRN, and online at

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About Arrow Electronics

Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations serving over 85 countries.