Lydia Zhang from Ridge Security Named on CRN’s 2022 Women of the Channel List

by | May 9, 2022 | Ridge Security

Ridge Security, cutting-edge pen-testing solution provider, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Lydia Zhang, President, Co-Founder of Ridge Security, to its Women of the Channel list for 2022. This esteemed list honors the incredible accomplishments of female leaders in the IT channel, whose vision, expertise, and contributions make an impact on the industry every day. Lydia is in great company, among other extraordinary and accomplished talent, that helps bring innovative concepts, strategic business planning and comprehensive channel initiatives to life.

Lydia CRN Lydia holds an impressive, entrepreneurial-focused leadership tenure in Network and Cyber Security. Always with a focus on delivering innovative technologies to a global audience, Lydia is President and Co-founder of Ridge Security, a young Silicon Valley cybersecurity startup, where she has nurtured and grown a channel ecosystem from zero to over 250+ global channel partners who are extending the value of the portfolio. Lydia has always been passionate about technology and its impact on global citizens, hoping to lead by example and help diversify the future generation of cybersecurity leaders.

“We are thrilled to see Lydia recognized for her leadership in the channel,” said Nick Mo, CEO and Co-founder at Ridge Security, “Lydia’s naturally ingrained belief that technology delivers universal value underpins her commitment in every role she undertakes. Her initiatives and contributions in the channel ecosystem are no exception, as we continue to witness her leadership and commitment to accelerate channel growth at Ridge Security.”

“We are proud to once again recognize the remarkable leaders on this year’s Women of the Channel list. Their influence, confidence, and diligence continue to accelerate channel success significantly,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “Their accomplishments will inspire others, and we look forward to witnessing their future contributions to the channel.”

CRN’s 2022 Women of the Channel list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine and online at

About Ridge Security Technology

Ridge Security offers risk-based vulnerability management by providing an automated penetration testing system. Ridge Security is located in the heart of Silicon Valley and is expanding into other areas including Latin America, Asia and Europe.

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