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PALO ALTO, Calif., May 19, 2020 — Cloudera (NYSE: CLDR), the enterprise data cloud company, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Debbie D'Souza,Teresa Koziatek, Vinita Srivalsan, and Jess Tan to its esteemed 2020 Women of the Channel list. Recognizing the unique strengths, vision, and achievements of a select group of women, this prestigious, annual list acknowledges channel leaders who are blazing a trail for future generations. These women are from all areas of the IT ecosystem, including technology vendors, distributors, solution providers, and other IT organizations.

CRN® editorial team selects the honorees to celebrate a list of exceptional women acclaimed for their contributions to channel advocacy, growth, thought leadership, and dedication to the IT channel.

Jess Tan, Managing Senior Director, Global Channel Sales, Strategy & Programs, and Debbie D’Souza, Senior Global Program Lead, Cloudera Connect Partner Program, played key roles in the redesign of Cloudera’s partner program, Cloudera Connect, making it inclusive to all partners. Teresa Koziatek, Global Alliance Director and Business Development Executive, enabled our strategic system integrator partners to promote the value propositions of the Cloudera Data Platform. Vinita Srivalsan, Global Director, Partner Marketing, built joint messaging and collateral to drive strategic go-to-market campaigns with partners.

“CRN’s 2020 Women of the Channel list recognizes an accomplished group of influential women leaders whose strategic vision and unique achievements accelerate channel growth through cultivated partnerships, innovative thought leadership, and unwavering dedication to the IT channel,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “We are proud to honor them for their accomplishments and contributions to driving channel success.”

“We couldn’t be more proud to have not one, but four of our exceptional channel leaders receive this distinguished recognition,” said Gary Green, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Cloudera. “The accomplishments made throughout Cloudera’s partner ecosystem this past year are remarkable. Congratulations Jess, Vinita, Debbie and Teresa, and thank you for your work.”

The 2020 Women of the Channel list will be featured in CRN® Magazine on June 8 and online at

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