CompTIA ChannelCon 2016

August 1-3, 2016 - The Diplomat Resort & Spa

Exhibiting Offers Extensive Value

Exhibiting gives you a chance to show your face in front of hundreds of people at the event and thousands more through ChannelCon Online, the virtual counterpart to the face-to-face event. All told, you can expect to reach more than 3,000 executives and IT professionals—and don’t forget the exposure to key trade media!

Leave an Impression

Our special event app, myChannelCon is a unique networking tool that will help you connect with other exhibitors. Fill out your personal profile and virtual booth so people can find you just as easily. You’ll be in good company—our exhibitors represent diversity, history and innovation in the IT industry.

Win the Best of the Best

ChannelCon’s solution providers will cast their vote for the exhibitor with the Best Innovation, Best Channel Partner Program, and Best Services and Support. The company with the highest number of votes will be named Best in Show. Is it you?

Extend Your Promotions

Send us your news and events, and we’ll feed it into tweets, blogs, myChannelCon postings, general press releases and through email. You also have the option to list your booth events and partner meetings online. For onsite events and news, fill out this form.

Make Media Connections

Get on all the right media lists, and make sure reporters know the right person to contact at your company. Streamline the process and build good relationships with the channel media—list your appropriate press relations contact for our ChannelCon reporter resources. Fill out the exhibitor PR contact form.

ChannelCon is covered annually by all of the major channel media outlets, from Business Solutions and MSPmentor to Talkin’ Cloud and The VAR Guy.

Pitch Your Story

We’ll send you our registered media list in late July and again after the show closes. To give reporters enough notice, you’ll want to start sending out media pitches in July before following up with appointments to connect the right people with your top executives. Get the most current list of registered media anytime by contacting

Get your Press Kit in the Spotlight

With national and local industry media attending in full force, there’s no better place than ChannelCon for your press kits. Printed press kits will be on display in our press room, making it the ideal spot for one-on-one meetings with the media.

Take Advantage of Our Free Online Press Kit (ONLY 20 AVAILABLE)

CompTIA has complimentary online press kits available for exhibitors, available to the first 20 who claim them. The Virtual Press Office/PR Newswire is the official online press kit and news release distribution vendor for ChannelCon. These press releases will be posted on the ChannelCon website and distributed to thousands of journalists, bloggers and media databases, expanding your reach. CompTIA also has secured exclusive pricing for press releases sent out of PR Newswire’s national newsline. Purchase a 500-word national wire release for only $400—an $800 value. For more, contact the VPO team at