Greg is the Interim CMO at Tempered Networks, where he is responsible for marketing strategy and execution. Prior to Tempered, Greg served as VP Marketing at Vidder (acquired by Verizon) and VP WW Marketing at CloudVelox (acquired by VMware). In his twenty years in Silicon Valley startups, he has been a part of 8 exits, including Vantage Data Centers (acquired by Digital Realty Trust for $1.2B), Redline Networks (acquired by Juniper for $110M), Infoblox (BLOX), and ShoreTel (SHOR). He is a frequent speaker at technology conferences on topics ranging from networking and security to virtualization and cloud computing. He has a BA from Reed College and an MA from The University of Texas at Austin.