Khali Henderson is senior partner at BuzzTheory, a marketing services firm specializing in technology and channel markets. She heads up business development and serves as chief content officer, overseeing programs for a range of technology clients.
Henderson has more than 25 years of marketing, communications and content development experience in the technology industry, and is best known for her leadership as editor-in-chief of Channel Partners, the telecom and IT industry’s leading channel media and events brand. During her career, Henderson also developed and managed marketing communications programs for a range of technology companies and trade associations.
Henderson also is a board member and Strategy Work Group chair for Cloud Girls, a non-profit community of female technology advocates dedicated to education and thought leadership about the dynamic cloud ecosystem; a former board member and Communications Committee chair for Alliance of Channel Women, an organization focused on advancing women’s careers in telecom and IT. She is the recipient of the 2018 ACW ACT Award for outstanding volunteerism. She is a former member of the Board of Trustees for the Telecom Channel Association (TCA), the first non-profit association for the telecom services channel.
Henderson is a frequent industry speaker and author. She is an Xpert columnist for Channel Futures on business, sales and marketing topics impacting VARs and MSPs. She was featured in the 2019 book, How to Be a Woman in Tech, by Cheryl O’Donoghue.
An avid fan of science as well as science fiction, you’re as likely to encounter Khali at Comicon as you are a cutting-edge technology symposium. Her favorite pastimes are reading and hanging out with her husband, four sons, and their pets, Willy and Tribble.