Senior Director of Product Marketing, Western Digital
Erik Ottem has more than twenty-five years of experience in high tech storage sales and marketing for systems, semiconductors, devices and software. His experience includes large companies like IBM, Seagate, Agilent and Western Digital as well as smaller companies such as Gadzoox Networks and Violin Memory. At Western Digital, Erik is responsible for go to market execution, collateral development, positioning, messaging, sales and channel training as well as press and analyst briefings. Erik earned his B.S. in Plant Science from the University of California, Davis and his Master of Business Administration at Washington University in St. Louis.