Executive: Steve Sommer
Splunk, the leading provider of large-scale, high-speed indexing and search technology for IT infrastructures, announces the appointment of Steve Sommer as Vice President of Marketing.
is a well-known industry veteran with over 30 years of successful marketing in the technology industry.
Prior to Splunk, Steve was Senior Vice President of Marketing at WideOrbit, a next generation provider of software solutions to the media industry.
Before joining WideOrbit, Steve had executive operating, marketing and business development roles with Successfactors, Arcsight, Airprism, Portal Software, Informix, and Cognos.
Early in his career, Steve was an Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Co., and a Technical Brand Manager with Proctor and Gamble.
Steve has dual B.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering and Management from MIT, and an MBA from Harvard.