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


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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