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Liz King, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales of SGI Recognized as 2015 CRN Channel Chief

MILPITAS, CA, February 23, 2015 — SGI, a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics and data management, announced today that Liz King has been named to the prestigious list of the 2015 CRN Channel Chiefs. The influential executives on this annual list represent the most powerful leaders in the IT channel who hold direct responsibility for driving growth and revenue for their organizations through their indirect channel partners. Individuals are selected for inclusion based on their track record of channel accomplishments, standing in the industry, dedication to the partner community, and plans for driving future business innovation and channel growth.

The 2015 CRN Channel Chiefs have demonstrated their enduring support for the channel by consistently defending, promoting and executing effective channel partner programs and strategies.

King brings over 20 years of experience in global sales and business development to SGI's sales team, leveraging her expertise to build a strong network of channel partners that have helped closed major deals for SGI over the last year.

"Each year, our editors carefully vet an extensive group of highly accomplished channel executives to highlight those exemplary individuals who earn the mantle of CRN Channel Chief. These executives strive to advance the success and standing of the channel community within their organizations. The 2015 CRN Channel Chiefs lead by example and serve as valuable advocates to help ensure the health and longevity of the IT channel. We applaud their accomplishments and look forward to their continued success," said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company.

"Liz has been instrumental in developing our partner ecosystem and building a high caliber sales team to drive success across several major industries for SGI," said Jorge Titinger, president and CEO of SGI. "Having joined SGI a little over a year ago, Liz made her mark at SGI by expanding our network globally to continue our success in providing customers with industry leading High Performance Computing and In-Memory solutions."

The 2015 CRN Channel Chiefs list is featured in the February 2015 issue of CRN, and online at www.CRN.com.

About SGI
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About The Channel Company
The Channel Company, with established brands including CRN, XChange Events, IPED and SharedVue, is the channel community's trusted authority for growth and innovation, For more than three decades, we have leveraged our proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at www.thechannelcompany.com.

Betzi-Lynn Hanc | The Channel Company | (508) 416-1182 | bhanc@thechannelcompany.com

Grayling Public Relations | Jessie Adams-Shore | (415) 593-1400 | sgi@grayling.com