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CRN Recognizes Blue Mantis’ Chief Marketing Officer Sarah Foote on the 2024 Women of the Channel Power 100 Solution Provider List

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PORTSMOUTH, N.H., May 13, 2024 – Blue Mantis, a premier provider of digital strategy and services specializing in managed services, cybersecurity, and cloud solutions,

announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Sarah Foote, Chief Marketing Officer, VP, Blue Mantis as a 2024 Women of the Channel Power 100 Solution Provider—an elite subset of prominent leaders selected from the CRN® 2024 Women of the Channel list.

Every year, CRN highlights women from vendor, distributor, and solution provider organizations whose vision and leadership have a beneficial influence on the technology industry. The CRN 2024 Women of the Channel honorees are creative, strategic leaders who show ongoing commitment to leveraging their skills to innovate and drive success for their partners and customers.

The annual Power 100 Solution Provider list honors the most influential women in leadership at some of the country’s most prominent IT integrators, managed service providers and value-added resellers for their channel advocacy and dedication to helping their customers and technology partners thrive.

Recently promoted to Chief Marketing Officer, Sarah leads all aspects of marketing and communications to accelerate Blue Mantis’ brand visibility and increase lead generation and top-of-the-funnel sales conversion. She led the company’s highly successful 2023 rebranding initiative, which has solidified the company’s market position and fostered a dynamic partner ecosystem. By identifying strategic positioning opportunities, Sarah has consistently provided Blue Mantis partners with a measurable advantage in the highly competitive IT channel.

“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.”

“We are thrilled that CRN and the Channel Company have included Sarah Foote in their exclusive list of 2024 Women of the Channel Power 100 Solution Provider honorees,” said Terry Richardson, Chief Revenue Officer, Blue Mantis. “Since joining Blue Mantis nearly two years ago, Sarah’s contributions to our growing prominence in the IT channel are numerous and significant. She is a rising star in our organization, the orchestrator of our successful 2023 brand identity transformation and a high-impact leader.”

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

About Blue Mantis

Blue Mantis is a security-first, IT solutions and services provider with a 30+ year history of successfully helping clients achieve business modernization by applying next-generation technologies including managed services, cybersecurity and cloud. Headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the company provides digital technology services and strategic guidance to ensure clients quickly adapt and grow through automation and innovation. Blue Mantis partners with more than 1,500 leading mid-market and enterprise organizations in a multitude of vertical industries and is backed by leading private equity firm, Abry Partners. For more information about Blue Mantis and its services, please visit

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