Lerry Wilson

Lerry Wilson

Lerry leads the development of the partner ecosystem in the Business Analytics and IoT market group, focused on introducing Splunk into non-traditional markets and use cases. A University of Oregon journalism major, Lerry moved to Silicon Valley in 1986 after writing a story about the “personal computer” and thinking, “hey, this might turn into something”. (Don’t ask about his hunch on Starbucks – “fad”). With years of experience in the tech sector, he knows a lot of people and has many “lessons learned” that drive his daily business decisions and interactions.

Official Title:

Senior Director, Solutions, IoT and BA

What You Really Do:

Convince companies and people that work with planes, trains, automobiles and other big machines that Splunk is awesome for them

Interests:

SEC Football, coaching basketball, writing, hiking and travel to new places

Favorite Quote:

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Favorite Movie:

Any Jason Bourne movie (except the one without Matt Damon)

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