ST. GEORGE, Utah – TCN, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based call center technology for enterprises, contact centers, BPOs and collection agencies worldwide, announced today that Kerry Sherman, vice president of business development, has been named to the prestigious list of the 2016 CRN Channel Chiefs. The influential executives on this annual list represent the most powerful leaders in the IT channel who hold direct responsibility for driving growth and revenue for their organizations through their indirect channel partners. Sherman is recognized for his success developing TCN’s channel sales strategy and expanding the partner community globally.

The 2016 CRN Channel Chiefs have demonstrated their enduring support for the channel by consistently defending, promoting and executing effective channel partner programs and strategies. Channel Chief honorees are selected by CRN’s editorial staff on the basis of their professional achievements, standing in the industry, dedication to the channel partner community and strategies for driving future growth and innovation.

As vice president of business development, Sherman spearheads TCN’s channel partner program worldwide and has helped promote its advanced cloud-based contact center technology in the IT and telecom channel. Under Sherman’s leadership, TCN quadrupled qualified lead flow and expanded its partner community by 300 percent. He also heads up TCN’s channel education program, helping partners build a solid understanding of its unique contact center technology offerings. Sherman’s efforts have led to TCN’s global expansion to Canada, India, the U.K. and Australia, with a hyper growth of 75 percent in 2015.

“I am thrilled to be honored as a 2016 CRN Channel Chief and recognized among other industry veterans who have made significant impacts on the IT channel market,” said Kerry Sherman, vice president of business development, TCN. “TCN has made significant advances over the past year, and we will continue to work collectively as a company to further develop our channel partnerships and expand into even more vertical markets.”

“We are honored to present the 2016 lineup of CRN Channel Chiefs, comprised of outstanding executives who move our entire industry forward by cultivating exemplary partner programs and executing cutting-edge business strategy,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “They represent an extraordinary group of individuals who lead by example and serve as both invaluable advocates and innovators of the IT channel. We applaud their incredible strides and look forward to following their accomplishments in the coming year.”

Sherman’s 2016 CRN Channel Chief profile can be found here. The 2016 CRN Channel Chiefs list is featured in the February 2016 issue of CRN, and online at

About TCN

TCN is a leading provider of cloud-based call center technology for enterprises, contact centers, BPOs, and collection agencies worldwide. Founded in 1999, TCN combines a deep understanding of the needs of call center users with a highly affordable delivery model, ensuring immediate access to robust call center technology, such as predictive dialer, IVR, call recording, and business analytics required to optimize operations and adhere to TCPA regulations. Its “always-on” cloud-based delivery model provides customers with immediate access to the latest version of the TCN solution, as well as the ability to quickly and easily scale and adjust to evolving business needs. TCN serves various Fortune 500 companies and enterprises in multiple industries including newspaper, collection, education, healthcare, automotive, political, customer service, and marketing. For more information, visit or follow on Twitter @tcn.

About The Channel Company

The Channel Company, with established brands including CRN, XChange Events, IPED and SharedVue, is the channel community’s trusted authority for growth and innovation. For more than three decades, they have leveraged their proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides communication, recruitment, engagement, enablement, demand generation and intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at

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