CRN Women in Channel Awards

Press Release: June, 2019

ArtSystems Nominations for CRN Women in Channel Awards.

Nottingham 25th June 2019: Originally launched in 2018, the CRN Women in Channel Awards celebrate a positive shift towards a more equal gender balance within the technology industry.

ArtSystems’ Managing Director, Steve Hawker, said: “The CRN Women in Channel Awards provides a platform to praise strong and valuable women within the channel, women who are aiming high and achieving their ambitions while becoming perfect role models to inspire the new generation entering the industry.”

This year, ArtSystems have put forward three nominations;

CRN Nominated for Sales Employee of the Year

Kirsty Pinnock
Nominated For: Sales Employee of the Year

CRN Nominated for Sales Employee of the Year

Mandy Porter
Nominated For: Manager of the Year

CRN Nominated for Sales Employee of the Year

Helen Clarke
Nominated For: Unsung Hero

Steve Hawker continues: “We are extremely pleased that the CRN Women in the Channel Awards provides us with a well-recognised platform to sing the praises of valuable members of the ArtSystems team!"

Kirsty, Helen and Mandy deliver excellence daily by exceeding expectations in line with our company values to provide suppliers, clients and peers with exceptional knowledge, support and service. We are incredibly proud of these three women and couldn’t have better individual’s flying the flag for ArtSystems, as well as the other women in the industry.

We wish all nominees the best of luck and hope the CRN Women in Channel Awards continue to help raise awareness of the vital role women play in our industry.”

The next stage of the nomination process will close on 5th July and those who are shortlisted will be announced shortly after. The CRN Award winners will be declared on 17th October 2019 during a ceremony at the Brewery in London

About ArtSystems

Established in 1986 and now part of Westcoast Holdings group, ArtSystems, the Nottingham-based specialist systems distributor and service provider, has seen significant growth in the past six years. Today, ArtSystems has a turnover in excess of £30 million, employs over 60 people and is one of the largest value added distributors in the UK. The company serves the design, graphics, signage and display markets with imaging and printing hardware plus material and consumable solutions from market-leading manufacturers such as Canon, Colortrac, HP, MakerBot, Onyx, Stratasys, Summa and Neschen.

Press Kit: June, 2019

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