Todd Garrigues is Director of North America Partner Marketing at Intel and is responsible for managing both the Intel Technology Provider program, and for the launch and ramp of Intel products in the U.S. and Canada. Todd is a long time channel champion – having spent the bulk of his 18 years at Intel focused on the channel. Previous to this role, he held multiple positions with Intel, in various factory and geography based roles, including time in Japan, Germany and the U.K. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Oregon State University, and a Masters of Science and Technology Management from Pepperdine University. Todd is currently based in Maryland
Pat is Director of North America Solution Provider Organization in Enterprise Solution Sales group of Intel Americas. Pat’s 21 years at Intel include a background in product and corporate marketing, multinational account sales, people management, and enterprise business development. He started at Intel as an intern in 1992 while earning his bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Minnesota. For the past 15 years he has worked with F500 enterprise customers, managed sales teams and recently was the chief architect responsible for merging several Intel channel groups to create the largest business scale engine known as the North America Solution Provider organization. His org is responsible for assisting Solution Providers grow their overall business through the prominent use of Intel® based solutions. His passion is leadership and believes that a better tomorrow can be realized today with the use of technology.
Sofie Vance is the Channel Program Manager in North America for the Intel® Technology Provider Program. In this role she is responsible for driving Intel’s North American channel partner program strategy and broad channel expansion. She has been with Intel for 4 years, prior to Intel she has over 13 years in the channel varying from the visual component market to consumer retail.