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Marcella Arthur of Trusted Data Solutions Recognized as One of CRN’s 2018 Women of the Channel

Trusted Data Solutions (TDS), a global leader in legacy data management and transformation, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Marcella Arthur to its prestigious 2018 Women of the Channel list.


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New York, NY (June 6, 2018) – Trusted Data Solutions (TDS), a global leader in legacy data management and transformation, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Marcella Arthur, Trusted Data Solutions to its prestigious 2018 Women of the Channel list. The executives who comprise this annual list span the IT channel, representing vendors, distributors, solution providers and other organizations that figure prominently in the channel ecosystem. Each is recognized for her outstanding leadership, vision and unique role in driving channel growth and innovation.


“I’m beyond honored to once again be named to the CRN Women of the Channel List, especially after a rewarding two-decades as a channel strategist,” said Marcella P. Arthur, vice president of worldwide marketing and channel operations at TDS. “To be amongst this community of channel visionaries and influencers continues to validate my belief that women are continuing to impact the IT space and rallying to innovate via new and improved programs,” added Arthur.


CRN editors select the Women of the Channel honorees based on their professional accomplishments, demonstrated expertise and ongoing dedication to the IT channel.


Arthur, who is commonly referred to as The Change Merchant Marketeer, is uniquely fluent at the junction of channel and marketing with over 23 years of experience at various leading Information Technology software vendors. Her ability to align a channel program, sales and partner processes, as well as revenue-focused marketing and brand strategy around the business goals has landed her leadership roles at Microsoft, Mimecast, TransVault, to name a few. As Worldwide Vice President, Marketing & Channel Operations at Trusted Data Solutions, she is already setting the channel program up for revenue success for 2018.


“This accomplished group of leaders is steadily guiding the IT channel into a prosperous new era of services-led business models and deep, strategic partnerships,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “CRN’s 2018 Women of the Channel list honors executives who are driving channel progress through a number of achievements—exemplary partner programs, innovative product development and marketing, effective team-building, visionary leadership and accelerated sales growth—as well as advocacy for the next generation of women channel executives.”


The 2018 Women of the Channel list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine and online at


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About Trusted Data
For more than two decades, Trusted Data (TDS) has led the market in legacy data management. As foremost experts in backup tape restoration, email migration, and voice retrieval, Trusted Data continues to be the preferred choice for eDiscovery companies, corporations, government agencies and legal firms that require a trusted partner for their data transformation initiatives. Trusted Data’s leadership is demonstrable in their commitment to expand the needs of their growing customers and partners by regionalizing their services and operations. Headquartered in New York City and two additional international headquarters in United Kingdom and Singapore, Trusted Data maintains one of the most expansive global restoration assurance facility footprint in the market – with facilities in New York, New Jersey, California, England, Wales, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore – managing total of 1.5 million tapes, over 500 Petabytes of data, across 37 thousand projects.

TDS is a wholly owned subsidiary of TDS Global Holdings which is privately held.


About the Channel Company 
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.

CRN is a registered trademark of The Channel Company, LLC. All rights reserved.