Actifio’s Mike McClurg Selected as a 2017 Channel Chief by CRN
Mike McClurg listed among top executives driving channel growth
BOSTON, February 20, 2017 – Actifio, the Enterprise Data-as-a-Service (EDaaS) company, today announced that Mike McClurg, Vice President of Velocity Sales at Actifio, has been selected as a 2017 CRN Channel Chief.
The CRN Channel Chiefs annual list honors leaders who build, support and deliver superior partner programs. These channel executives consistently defend, promote and execute effective channel partner strategies, driving channel sales and growth in their organizations.
“We’re thrilled to see Mike recognized by CRN as a leader in driving the channel agenda and evangelizing the importance of channel partnerships,” said Ash Ashutosh, Actifio CEO and Founder. “Mike’s deep sales experience has proven crucial in growing Actifio’s global channel business. Over the past year, Actifio has maintained over 90 percent of our business through channel partners while continuing to grow revenues 60 percent year-over-year.”
“I’m honored to be included on such a prestigious list of executives driving channel growth,” said Mike McClurg, VP of Velocity Sales at Actifio. “Our channel partners are very important to us and because of that we’ve made notable channel investments in the last year and plan to continue this level of growth into 2017 to help drive even greater adoption of our Enterprise Data-as-a-Service offerings.”
Actifio is the world’s leading Enterprise Data-as-a-Service (EDaaS) platform. It enables thousands of users around the world to deliver their data just as they deliver their applications and infrastructure… as a service available instantly, anywhere. An enterprise-class software platform powered by patented Virtual Data Pipeline™ technology, Actifio frees data from traditional infrastructure to accelerate adoption of hybrid cloud, build higher quality applications faster, and improve business resiliency and availability. For more, visit Actifio.com or follow us on Twitter @Actifio.