ScalePad’s Eric Torres Named One of CRN’s Top 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs.

Published February 5, 2024

VANCOUVER, BC, Canada (February 5, 2024) — ScalePad today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Eric Torres, VP of Channel, to its 2024 list of 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs, an elite subset of the prestigious 2024 CRN® Channel Chiefs list. The annual CRN Channel Chiefs list recognizes the IT vendor and distribution executives who are driving strategy and setting the channel agenda for their companies.

With over 15 years of valuable experience in the technology industry, Eric Torres has made significant contributions to the field. His notable achievements include playing a crucial role in building a top-tier Managed Service Provider (MSP) in Milwaukee, WI and serving as a Datto Advisory Board member. Currently, as the VP of Channel at ScalePad, Eric brings a wealth of expertise in business continuity and a deep understanding of the MSP community. His passion for educating the business community on the dynamic landscape of cybersecurity threats highlights his commitment to promoting awareness and enhancing security practices. With a proven track record and a comprehensive understanding of the technology sector, Eric continues to be a valuable asset in driving success and innovation within the industry.

“I am deeply humbled and honored to be recognized as one of CRN’s top 50 most influential Channel Chiefs, and inspired by the collective impact we all can make in shaping the future of the industry,” said Eric Torres, VP of Channel at ScalePad. “This acknowledgment fuels my commitment to fostering strong partnerships and driving excellence in the channel.” 

The esteemed 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs list spotlights individuals who have achieved remarkable professional and channel accomplishments. Their exceptional leadership and influence will play a significant role in shaping the future of the IT community, fostering innovation, and supporting the success of solution providers.

“These channel evangelists are dedicated to supporting solution providers and achieving growth by implementing robust partner programs and unique business strategies,” said Jennifer Follett, VP, US Content, and Executive Editor, CRN, at The Channel Company. “Their efforts are instrumental in helping partners bring essential solutions to market. The Channel Company is pleased to acknowledge these prominent channel leaders and looks forward to chronicling their achievements throughout the year.” 

CRN’s 2024 Channel Chiefs list will be featured in the February 2024 issue of CRN® Magazine and online at

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ScalePad partners with MSPs to deliver the masterful IT experience that clients expect. ScalePad’s innovative asset lifecycle management, business intelligence & analytics, business continuity & disaster recovery, and governance, risk, & compliance solutions surface hidden risks and actionable opportunities, delivering automated analysis and insights that improve service delivery.ScalePad has received recognition and awards in various categories, including DattoCon Best Revenue Opportunity, SMB Best Revenue Model, and SMB Channel Allstar. In 2022, ScalePad was listed as a top-growing company on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 list and received certification with Great Place to Work™. Visit us at