He serves the southwest US region as a technical consultant designing virtualization solutions that control costs while achieving maximum flexibility. With more than 10 years of experience managing corporate data centers, Jason understands the day to day issues facing technology decision makers. Prior to joining Compellent in 2007, Jason served as senior systems engineer at Viejas Enterprises, a San Diego-area casino and entertainment company, where he was the driving force behind a fully virtualized data center. Prior to that, he held the position of network operations manager for Kyocera America, and was an early adopter of virtualization technologies supporting the corporate server and networking infrastructure. When he’s not architecting technical solutions, Jason surfs and plays guitar. He holds PMP, VCP and MCSE certifications.