CAMPBELL, CA – June 10, 2014 — / — Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA), a leading provider of cloud-connected security and storage solutions, today announced that Director of Public Sector Channel Sales Andrea Cannon has been named to the 2014 CRN Women of the Channel. The annual list highlights accomplishments of female executives within vendor, distribution, and solution provider organizations, and the impact they are having on the advancement of the IT channel industry as a whole.

Cannon’s time at Barracuda is highlighted by her success in building Barracuda’s channel to support the public sector.

“This recognition is well deserved for Andrea as she’s been such a great contributor to Barracuda’s success in the channel and public sector,” said Michael Hughes, SVP worldwide sales, Barracuda. “Barracuda’s success this past year would not have been possible without our partners. It was a strong year for the Barracuda Channel, as we continue to focus on enhancing our CRN 5-Star program and expanding our channel footprint with the additions of several strategic partners, including about a dozen new Federal and State & Local-focused partners. We were pleased with the results of our efforts in continuing to grow and improve the Barracuda Channel program.”

“These female executives have risen in the ranks of their organizations and are leaving their indelible mark on the technology channel. We celebrate their many contributions and the varied ways in which they help solution providers grow and thrive every day,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “We congratulate the Women of the Channel, and look forward to their continued success.”

For more information on CRN’s Women of the Channel slide show or to view Andrea’s profile page, please visit:

The Women of the Channel will be featured in the June issue of CRN magazine and online at

About Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA)
Barracuda provides cloud-connected security and storage solutions that simplify IT. These powerful, easy-to-use, and affordable solutions are trusted by more than 150,000 organizations worldwide and are delivered in appliance, virtual appliance, cloud, and hybrid deployments. Barracuda’s customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions that provide end-to-end network and data security. For additional information, please visit

About The Channel Company
The Channel Company is the channel community’s trusted authority for growth and innovation, with established brands including CRN, XChange Events, IPED, and SharedVue. For more than three decades, we have leveraged our 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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Jesse Kimbrel
Barracuda Networks
PR Coordinator
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