SAN FRANCISCO, December 11, 2020 – IGEL, provider of the next-gen edge OS for cloud workspaces, today announced that three of its employees are being recognized in the 2020 Women’s World Awards®. Jill Archer, Director of Systems Integrators; Abigail Arcilla, Visual Designer; and, Divya Saggar, Senior Manager for IGEL Alliances, were all honored as Gold Winners during a virtual awards ceremony held on December 10, 2020. Additionally, IGEL was recognized as one of five companies being honored in the ceremony as Grand Award winners.
The coveted annual Women World Awards program encompasses the world’s best in leadership, innovation, organizational performance, new products and services, and milestones from every major industry in the world. Organizations from all over the world are eligible to submit nominations including public and private, for-profit and non-profit, largest to smallest and new start-ups. Judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2020 award winners.
Each of these IGEL employees was chosen by the judges for her unique role in promoting IGEL’s growth and success during 2020:
- Jill Archer — Female Achievers | Transformation Leader Of The Year. Jill is a high energy, self-starter with a proven track record of delivering partner and customer satisfaction and leveraging creative solutions to meet and exceed business goals. As an experienced channel and alliance sales professional she specializes in developing multi-million dollar partnership business and overall growth through strategic programs and initiatives For systems integrators, the IGEL software-defined endpoint security and optimization platform can vastly reduce the cost and time to deploy and administer endpoints, while increasing security and control. Powered by IGEL OS, and coupled with a vast ecosystem of integrated technology partners, systems integrators can quickly craft solutions for almost any use case or workload. During 2020, Jill has been instrumental in expanding this program and bringing new system integrator partners into the program which has expanded IGEL’s reach across this important partner ecosystem.
- Abigail “Abie” Arcilla — Top Woman of the Year in Business & The Professions | The Creative. Abie is an experienced visual designer with a proven track record of working in the information technology, entertainment, and services industry. She is passionate about taking on projects from concept to launch and beyond, integrating insights from customers, the leadership team, and developers to build a great product and hit the launch date on time. As a graphic designer for IGEL’s global marketing team, Abie has contributed significantly to IGEL’s rebranding as it continues to grow its presence in the U.S., and around the globe. Her many accomplishments include design work for the new IGEL website, launched in Q1 2020; PowerPoint presentations; social media assets; and, event signage. Abie also shares her time and talents with community and nonprofit organizations. For example, she has hand-sewn masks for essential workers across the healthcare industry during the COVID- 19 pandemic, through an organization called The “Distill my Heart Mask Project” run by Rachel Sadd, Executive Director, Ace Monster Toys, aka The Crafty Avenger in partnership with Circuit Launch, Oakland.
- Divya Saggar — Outstanding Female Professional of the Year | Information Technology. Divya is a seasoned alliance professional with proven record in designing and evolving customer- centric alliance program frameworks that help leading technology companies align their go-to- market strategies with partners at scale. Since joining IGEL in March 2020, she has been instrumental in driving the successful launch of the IGEL Ready Program, which now includes technologies from more than 100 companies — including Microsoft, Citrix and Zoom. Ultimately, Divya is leading the IGEL Ready team to create an ecosystem where customers can consider compatible devices and applications across a range of categories, quickly deploy to their virtual desktop or cloud workspace, and securely access from any device equipped with IGEL software. One of the most unique elements of the IGEL Ready program has to be the partner showcase that Divya designed to highlight the partners’ business, products and joint IGEL solutions that have been validated as a key component of the IGEL Ready program.
“It’s an honor to see Jill, Abie and Divya recognized for their outstanding leadership and contributions to IGEL as part of the 2020 Women World Awards,” said Lori Thompson, Chief People Officer, IGEL. “This esteemed industry and peer recognition further validates our leadership in enabling the simple, smart and secure delivery of cloud workspaces for businesses of all sizes across many vertical markets – from healthcare to financial services to education and government agencies. We are grateful for each of these women who share our vision, and have supported IGEL’s mission to improve the security, productivity and efficiency of end-user computing around the globe, in what has been an especially difficult year for many of our partners and customers.”
About the Women World Awards
Women World Awards celebrate the achievements of all women in business and the professions behind the year’s most outstanding initiatives. The Women World Awards are the world’s premier business awards for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees and the organizations they run. This annual awards program celebrates the individuals and teams who set industry benchmarks for excellence. All organizations private or public, corporations, nonprofits, associations, vendors and government organizations worldwide are eligible to enter. Categories for the 2020 Women World Awards have been updated to reflect the changing roles and responsibilities of women.
For a complete list of the 2020 Women World Award winners announced visit https://womenworldawards.com/winners/2020-business-awards-winners/
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IGEL provides the next-gen edge OS for cloud workspaces. The company’s world-leading software products include IGEL OS™, IGEL UD Pocket™ (UDP) and IGEL Universal Management Suite™ (UMS). These solutions comprise a more secure, manageable and cost-effective endpoint management and control platform across nearly any x86 device. Easily acquired via just two feature-rich software offerings, — Workspace Edition and Enterprise Management Pack — IGEL software presents outstanding value per investment. Additionally, IGEL’s German engineered endpoint solutions deliver the industry’s best hardware warranty (5 years), software maintenance (3 years after end of life) and management functionality. IGEL enables enterprises to save vast amounts of money by extending the useful life of their existing endpoint devices while precisely controlling all devices running IGEL OS from a single dashboard interface. IGEL has offices worldwide and is represented by partners in over 50 countries. For more information on IGEL, visit www.igel.com.