Passportal Named to ChannelE2E 100

Distinguished List Identifies and Honors
Passportal in Top Disruptors and Innovators

CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA – APRIL 11, 2016 - Passportal has been named to After Nines Inc.’s ChannelE2E 100 (, which identifies and honors the top 100 entrepreneurs, startups and exits from across the IT channel.

The ChannelE2E 100 celebrates businesses that achieved major milestones over the past year -- including but not limited to company launches, seed or venture funding, mergers, acquisitions, financial milestones, and channel partner program developments.

ChannelE2E 100 honorees include VARs (value-added resellers), MSPs (managed services providers), cloud services providers (CSPs), IT service providers (ITSPs), independent software vendors (ISVs), distributors, technology companies and other members of the IT channel ecosystem.

“We’re honored to have been named to ChannelE2E’s 2016 Top 100,” said Colin Knox, CEO, Passportal. “It’s been a record setting year for Passportal continuing in our dedication to our partners and driving forward our passion towards the channel. We are lucky to be part of such an innovative community of tech leadership.”

“After Nines Inc. congratulates Passportal on the ChannelE2E 100 honor,” said Amy Katz, CEO of After Nines Inc. “As an entrepreneur myself, I know first hand how exciting and difficult launching a business is; reviewing potential investments; and ultimately selling your business. The After Nines team is on a shared journey with our readers -- and we commend your hard work and commitment to making the IT channel stronger.”

With a 50% staff increase in the last quarter, including a new CFO, Michael Urquhart, Passportal has been growing in strides launching new integrations, enhancements and products from its new office in Calgary, Alberta. With the release of Passportal Lite and recognition through multiple awards and publications, this makes for an exciting future for this cloud-based software solution born from an MSP.

About Passportal

Passportal Inc., simplifies secure password management for IT professionals. The IT security innovator offers channel partners an industrial-strength, fully-managed, cloud-based software solution that automates password protection and makes storing, managing and retrieving passwords quick and easy from virtually any connected device. Available to VARs, MSPs and ISVs worldwide, Passportal promotes compliance with industry regulations and helps protect businesses from data breaches, cyber security threats and network vulnerabilities. Founded in 2011 by successful MSP owner Colin Knox, Passportal is headquartered in Calgary and was recently named one of the “Top Emerging Vendors” in North America by CRN. In 2012, Passportal debuted as one of CRN’s “hottest technologies” for channel partners. For more information, visit or call 1-888-870-7840.

About After Nines Inc. and ChannelE2E

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Media Contact:

Christina Stewart

Marketing and Communications Manager, Passportal Inc.

Tel: 1-888-870-7840 ext. 110