ChannelChanger Winners 2015

  • Samantha Ciaccia

    Channel Engagement Manager, Datto Inc., Norwalk, Conn

    The youngest executive within the 2015 class of CompTIA ChannelChangers, Samantha has earned a number of industry accolades including being named to the 2015 and 2014 CRN “Women of the Channel,” as well as the 2014 MSPmentor 250 and CRN 2015 Up & Comers list. She is an executive champion and founding member of the CompTIA Future Leaders Community and has been recognized alongside Datto at many events for her channel advocacy and business excellence. Sam’s life hashtag: #AttitudeIsEverything

  • Chance Hoover

    Channel Marketing Manager, Intel Security, Plano, Texas

    Chance is a proud new dad who has built a promising career in IT security by focusing his efforts on education, training and giving back to the community. For more than four years, Chance has served as the project manager for many of Intel Security’s high profile events including the annual Technical Forum. He is also the team lead for Intel Security’s Online Safety for Kids Program and has directly trained more than 10,000 children and helped prepare and facilitate training to over 20,000 children and adults. Chance’s life hashtag: #LiveLikeTheyWantAnEncore

  • Samantha Klein

    Marketing Manager, IBM, Manhattan, N.Y.

    Samantha is a passionate and inspired marketing executive and social media coach credited with founding and co-leading IBM’s first and only online millennial community, IBM Millennial Corps. Under her leadership this virtual community has grown to represent more than 3,000 millennials across 42 countries working within IBM. Samantha’s life hashtag: #BePassionatelyCurious