TP-LINK VP of Sales Hien Nguyen Recognized as One of CRN’s 2016 Women of the Channel

SAN DIMAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TP-LINK®,
a leading global provider of consumer and business networking products,
announced today that CRN®,
a brand of The
Channel Company
, has named Hien Nguyen, vice president of sales, B2B
and service providers at TP-LINK to its prestigious 2016 Women of the
Channel list.

The women executives who comprise this annual list span the IT channel,
representing vendors, distributors, solution providers and other
organizations that figure prominently in the industry. Each woman is
recognized for her outstanding leadership, vision and unique role in
driving channel growth and innovation. CRN editors select the Women of
the Channel honorees on the basis of their professional accomplishments,
demonstrated expertise and ongoing dedication to the IT channel.

As a veteran in sales, Nguyen has managed and led various teams in
support of channel and direct sales to service providers, SMBs and
enterprise customers. Her strong interpersonal skills coupled with a
comprehensive understanding of networking technologies has spearheaded
TP-LINK sales for its B2B clients and service providers. For more than
15 years, Nguyen has provided the support, strategy and management in
driving business for the networking industry.

“As a global company that celebrates diversity and thrives on
entrepreneurial values, we’re thrilled that Hien, a respected member of
TP-LINK’s leadership team, has been honored with this award,” said Lewis
Wu, executive vice president of TP-LINK USA. “She always embraces
challenges head-on and has helped build our channel team from the ground
up. This recognition truly underscores our corporate values as well as
Hien’s unwavering commitment to TP-LINK.”

“These executives have made a lasting mark on our industry—growing and
elevating partner programs, leading transitions to new business models
and introducing cutting-edge go-to-market strategies, among other
remarkable achievements,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company.
“We congratulate all the 2016 Women of the Channel and celebrate their
singular contributions to the advancement of the channel ecosystem.”

The 2016 Women of the Channel list will be featured in the June issue of
CRN Magazine and online at www.CRN.com/wotc2016.

About TP-LINK

TP-LINK is a global innovator and provider of consumer and SMB
networking products and the world’s No.1 provider of WLAN and broadband
CPE devices**, with products available in over 120 countries to tens of
millions of customers. Committed to intensive R&D, efficient production
and strict quality management, TP-LINK continues to provide
award-winning networking products in wireless routers, cable/DSL
gateways, powerline adapters, range extenders, cloud cameras, smart home
and accessories for global end-users.

**According to latest published IDC Worldwide Quarterly WLAN Tracker
Report, Q4 2015 Final Release

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the TP-LINK Forum at http://forum.tp-link.com.

TP-LINK is a registered trademark of TP-LINK Technologies Co., Ltd. All
trade names are the property of their respective owners.

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. www.thechannelco.com

CRN is a registered trademark of The Channel Company, LLC. The
Channel Company logo is a trademark of The Channel Company, LLC
(registration pending).
All rights reserved.

Contacts

The Channel Company:
Melanie Turpin, 508-416-1195
mturpin@thechannelco.com
or
Finn
Partners for TP-LINK:
Krista Sparks, 415-348-2732
tplink@finnpartners.com