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Michelle Ragusa-McBainVice President, Global Channel ChiefSonicWall

Michelle Ragusa-McBain, a highly visible thought leader in the global technology channel, serves as vice president, North America Channel Chief at SonicWall. Her mission is to enable partners to grow and profit with the boundless shift to cybersecurity.

Entrepreneur Magazine named her as one of the top four people to inspire women to pursue a career in tech; SMB Magazine recognized her one of the 150 most influential people in the global IT business community; CompTIA named her Advancing Women in Technology Leader 2021; and Channel Futures awarded her the Circle of Excellence for channel leadership and innovation, as well as the DE&I 101 award. She is also the recipient of the prestigious Cisco Worldwide Innovation and Growth Award.

Ragusa-McBain has keynoted the largest and most influential technology conferences globally including Channel Partners, CompTIA, IT Nation and Kaseya. In her free time, she is a passionate advocate for women, diversity and inclusion in technology. She serves as chair emeritus of Advancing Women in Technology for CompTIA, is co-founder Tech Worlds Half nonprofit, is a longstanding member of the National Women in Technology Group and serves as Florida leader for Alliance of Channel Women.