CRN Recognizes Lisa McDonald of MDSi, Inc. on the 2024 Women of the Channel List

Company News | May 22, 2024

Alpharetta, GA, May 22, 2024 — MDSi, a leading IT Solutions Partner, today announced that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Lisa McDonald, CEO of MDSi, to the Women of the Channel list for 2024.

We are thrilled to honor Lisa McDonald, CEO of MDSi, for her well-deserved recognition on CRN’s prestigious 2024 Women of the Channel List. Lisa’s inclusion is a testament to her exceptional leadership, strategic vision, and unwavering dedication to success in the ever-evolving IT channel.

Lisa’s journey in executive leadership, sales, entrepreneurship, and technology solutions and services has driven MDSi to achieve significant milestones. With over three decades of success and having built a resilient business model that ensures future stability and growth, Lisa’s influence stretches far beyond the numbers. Her emphasis of prioritizing people, cultivating strong relationships, and staying true to the company’s core values, are at the heart of MDSi’s success.

“I’m deeply honored to be recognized by CRN’s 2024 Women of the Channel. I feel fortunate to be part of a community of successful women in the IT Channel and contributing to our collective achievements,” said Lisa McDonald, CEO of MDSi. “Our success is a testament to the invaluable strategic partnerships and unwavering support from our customers.”

“It is a great privilege to honor the remarkable achievements of these women leaders in the IT channel,” said Jennifer Follett, VP, U.S. Content and Executive Editor, CRN at The Channel Company. “Each woman on the list has demonstrated a deep commitment to innovation and leadership that advances their organizations and drives transformation and success across the IT channel.”

MDSi is excited to celebrate Lisa and the growing representation of talented women who are making their mark on the industry. CRN’s list not only highlights the accomplishments of women across the IT channel but also showcases the power of inclusivity in fostering innovation and driving growth.

The 2024 Women of the Channel list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine, with online coverage starting May 13 at

About MDSi

MDSI, a leading IT Solutions Partner, offers comprehensive network solutions for large-scale deployments.  Leveraging a strategic combination of people, processes, and applications designed to promote an optimal circular economy from technology acquisition to asset retirement. MDSI’s decades of success as a women-owned business emphasizes its commitment to innovation and excellence. 

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 40 years of unequalled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.