CRN Recognizes Sophos CEO and SVP Global Channels in Top 100 Executives List. Again!


Sophos leaders named top executives by CRN

We’re thrilled to announce that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Chief Executive Officer Kris Hagerman and Senior Vice President of Global Channels and Operations Kendra Krause to its exclusive 2023 Top 100 Executives list. Hagerman is further honored as one of CRN’s 25 most influential executives, and Krause is named a top 25 channel sales leader.

CRN’s Top 100 Executives list acknowledges the tech visionaries who are setting the pace for the rest of the IT industry. This annual list honors the passionate and hard-working technology executives who are supporting, growing, and redefining the IT channel. The executives named to this list have demonstrated their commitment to the channel and proved themselves as exemplary leaders through their innovative channel-focused strategies and initiatives.

“It is the bold and decisive who continue to dominate our annual list in the technology world.” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “Those featured on our CRN 2023 Top 100 Executives list demonstrate perpetual commitment to business growth, partner success, and IT innovation and aren’t afraid to push boundaries – even in a time of economic uncertainty.”

The Top 100 Executives list will be featured in the August 2023 issue of CRN Magazine and online at