PKWARE’s Rick Hofmann named 2018 CRN Channel Chief Honoree

PKWARE is proud to announce that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Rick Hofmann, Vice President of Channels and Alliances, to its prestigious list of 2018 Channel Chiefs. The executives on this annual list represent top leaders who excel at driving growth and revenue in their organization through channel partners.

Rick Hofmann

Rick Hofmann

Channel Chief honorees are selected by CRN’s editorial staff on the basis of their professional achievements, standing in the industry, dedication to the channel partner community, and strategies for driving future growth and innovation. Each of the 2018 Channel Chiefs has demonstrated loyalty and ongoing support for the IT channel by consistently promoting and executing outstanding channel partner programs.

Rick is responsible for leading the company’s alliance strategy and driving sales growth through strategic partnerships. He is being recognized for his dedication to ensuring the success of PKWARE’s global partners through channel enablement and readiness. This is Rick’s third time being recognized as a CRN Channel Chief.

The 2018 CRN Channel Chiefs list is featured online at and will appear in the February 2018 issue of CRN.