MAY 8, 2023

Deep Instinct’s Phanneth Wood a CRN 2023 Women of the Channel Award Winner

Wood continues to advance the company’s Stratosphere program to meet growing partner demand for prevention-first cybersecurity powered by deep learning.

NEW YORK, NY, May 8, 2023Deep Instinct, the prevention-first cybersecurity company that stops unknown malware pre-execution with a purpose-built, AI-based deep learning (DL) framework, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Phanneth Wood, Director of Global Distribution, to the 2023 Women of the Channel list.

“We are ecstatic to announce this year’s honorees and shine a light on these women for their significant achievements, knowing that what they’ve accomplished has paved the way for continued success within the IT channel,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “The channel is stronger because of them, and we look forward to seeing what they do next.”

With over 18 years of experience in the channel, Phanneth helps deliver Deep Instinct’s 100% channel commitment to enterprises implementing prevention-first cybersecurity. In 2022, she helped architect Stratosphere, Deep Instinct’s loyalty-based partner program that enables partners to earn incremental margins based on frequent-flier style loyalty points, rather than through volume bookings alone.

“Phanneth’s passion and energy in leading Deep Instinct’s channel initiatives has taken our program to the next level,” said Ed Carter, CRO of Deep Instinct. “Phanneth and her team have made significant strides in equipping partner organizations with a disruptive, prevention-first approach to cybersecurity. As the Deep Instinct Stratosphere Partner Program continues to expand and build loyalty across the globe, we know Phanneth will ensure our channel partners are achieving the highest levels of success.”

To learn more about Deep Instinct Stratosphere’s global partner program and how to become a Deep Instinct partner, visit

About Deep Instinct

Deep Instinct takes a prevention-first approach to stopping ransomware and other malware using the world’s first and only purpose-built, deep learning cybersecurity framework. We predict and prevent known, unknown, and zero-day threats in <20 milliseconds, 750x faster than the fastest ransomware can encrypt. Deep Instinct has >99% zero-day accuracy and promises a <0.1% false positive rate. The Deep Instinct Prevention Platform is an essential addition to every security stack – providing complete, multi-layered protection against threats across hybrid environments. For more, visit

About The Channel Company

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers, and end-users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.

Media Contact

Maddie Meuse
Inkhouse for Deep Instinct