David Hawk, VP, Global Operator Channel Sales of MobileIron, Recognized as 2016 CRN® Channel Chief

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MobileIron (NASADAQ: MOBL), the leader in mobile enterprise security, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named David Hawk, VP, Global Operator Channel Sales to its prestigious list of 2016 Channel Chiefs. The executives on this annual list represent top leaders in the IT channel who excel at driving growth and revenue in their organizations through channel partners.

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. Each of the 2016 Channel Chiefs has demonstrated loyalty and ongoing support for the IT channel by consistently promoting, defending and executing outstanding channel partner programs.

David Hawk was chosen by CRN for his outstanding accomplishments and passion for the partner and channel community. He has a proven track record in identifying and monetizing new and adjacent market opportunities and fostering a culture of success for MobileIron's operator partners and their customers. David leads MobileIron's Operator Channel Sales & Development team as Global Vice-President, overseeing operator partnerships in Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific regions.

At MobileIron, David is responsible for harnessing the current EMM market trends and developing sales strategies to prepare the operator channel for the future of EMM by enabling their product management, product marketing, and field sales teams. Dave is passionate about building a positive corporate culture to motivate and reward employees. He was named a CRN "Channel Chief" in 2015.

"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."

"This is the second year that CRN has named Dave Hawk a Channel Chief and this recognition reflects MobileIron's commitment to the channel and partner community," said Barry Mainz, CEO, MobileIron. "David's outstanding leadership has helped us build a successful sales development and channel team in 11 countries and helps drive our goal of making every partner and customer successful with mobile."

The 2016 CRN Channel Chiefs list is featured in the February 2016 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/channelchiefs.

About MobileIron
MobileIron provides the secure foundation for companies around the world to transform into Mobile First organizations. For more information, please visit www.mobileiron.com.

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