Jay Prassl is SolidFire’s Vice President of Marketing. Prior to SolidFire, Jay was an early employee at LeftHand Networks, where he spent over 10 years breaking new ground in the storage market with the company's scale-out distributed SAN solution. He led multiple parts of the LeftHand business through its acquisition by HP, and was most recently responsible for general management of the full HP/LeftHand product line in Canada, U.S., and Latin America. Jay is responsible for SolidFire’s complete go-to-market motion including product development, alliances, and the Fueled by SolidFire(TM) program. Jay holds a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University.