Jason joins Pure Storage from SAP, the world’s business software market leader. While there, Jason was a member of SAP's Marketing Leadership team and held various positions, including Chief Marketing Officer for Customer Experience and SVP of Digital Experience and Social Channels. He led the Global Programs team, supporting 84 market units with campaign content across all of SAP's lines of business. Prior to SAP, Jason was the Chief Marketing Officer at Gigya, the leader in customer identity management. During his tenure, he helped Gigya create the Customer Identity Management category and place Gigya in the #1 position. Additionally, his team led the development of a new brand narrative and sales momentum that led to the company’s acquisition by SAP in 2017. He has experience in marketing technology platforms and applications for both start-ups and large enterprises. Prior to Gigya, Jason led marketing at DataSift and oversaw business intelligence and advanced analytics marketing efforts at SAP via the BusinessObjects acquisition in 2008. Jason loves spending time in Lake Tahoe paddleboarding, kayaking, swimming, mountain biking, and skiing with his three boys, three dogs, and lovely wife Yelena. Jason holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University and is a Certified Professional Accountant.