11:11 Systems’ Koorosh Khashayar Named 2024 CRN® Channel Chief

11:11 Systems (“11:11”), a managed infrastructure solutions provider, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has recognized Koorosh Khashayar on its prestigious 2024 Channel Chiefs list for the fifth year. This honor recognizes the IT vendor and distribution executives who drive strategy and set the channel agenda for their companies. 

 As the senior vice president of global channels for 11:11 Systems, Koorosh has been instrumental in driving the company’s partnership ecosystem, achieving an impressive year-over-year growth of 25%. His dedication to providing best-in-class solutions for 11:11’s customers enable partners to deliver exceptional business outcomes. Khashayar is an experienced business development leader with over two decades of technical expertise in strategic planning, alliances, sales training, support and cloud solutions. 

 “Under Koorosh’s exceptional leadership, our partner program has delivered incredible growth and expansion,” said Dante Orsini, chief strategy officer at 11:11 Systems. “This distinguished honor is a recognition of his commitment to accelerating our partners’ capabilities and market reach. Together with Koorosh and his team, we are thrilled to continue driving results for our partners and leading the way in the channel.” 

The Channel Chiefs list, released annually by CRN, showcases the top leaders throughout the IT channel ecosystem who work tirelessly to ensure mutual success with their partners and customers. 

 “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.” 

 This is the fifth year in a row that Koorosh has been named a CRN Channel Chief, and the sixth year that 11:11 Systems has received the CRN 5-Star Partner Program rating. In addition to these achievements, 11:11 Systems have won an impressive range of partner-focused awards, including Cohesity Global Service Provider Partner of the Year, HPE Global Service Provider of the Year, Veeam Cloud & Service Provider of the Year and more. 


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


About 11:11 Systems 

11:11 Systems is a managed infrastructure solutions provider that holistically addresses the challenges of next-generation managed cloud, connectivity and security requirements. The 11:11 model empowers customers and partners to “Rethink Connected,” which includes integrated services that deliver increased performance, optimization and savings. Learn more at 1111Systems.com. 



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