Dave Easter is the current Director of Product Management for SBM and Solutions at Serena Software. Prior to Serena, Dave spent 8 years with BMC Software primarily in charge of the Remedy development platform and has performed product management at companies like Acer America, Nortel Networks and Phoenix Technologies.
Julian Fish is the Director of Products for Serena Software’s release and deployment management solutions. Julian has over 15 years experience in the IT industry, starting in Quality Assurance before moving into domains as diverse as infrastructure management, database administration, software development, release engineering and IT operations. In recent years, Julian has helped many large organizations transform their development and release management processes. Julian holds a honors degree in Applied Geology from the University of Leicester.
Mark Levy is Director of Product Marketing for Serena Software’s deployment and release management solutions, as well as being one of our key DevOps thought leaders. Mark has over 25 years of experience in enterprise software, focusing on both application development and IT operations. Prior to joining Serena, Mark held product management and product development positions at BMC Software and Candle Corp (now IBM).
Ashley Owen is the Director of Product Management for SBM/SSM, Dimensions RM, and Dimensions CM at Micro Focus. Ash has worked at Serena Software for more than 25 years and is passionate about solving application delivery problems spanning demand, development, and deployment.
Kevin Parker is a 30 year industry veteran, holder of three technology patents and is VP, Worldwide Marketing and Chief Evangelist at Serena Software. He speaks and writes on application development methodologies, business analysis, quality assurance techniques, governance, open source issues, and tool interoperability, from the mainframe to distributed platforms to the web and mobile and embedded systems. Kevin was born and educated in the UK and currently lives on a boat on the San Francisco Bay.
Peter Sianchuk is SVP of Serena’s SBM & Solutions R&D Organizations, our award winning Customer Support and our Professional Services organizations. Through his leadership his teams ensure that Serena delivers the highest level of Customer Service from implementation to ongoing support and service. Peter sees more customers face-to-face in a year than any other Serena employee!
Al Slovacek joined Serena Software in 1995 and has functioned in a variety of technical and management roles including ChangeMan ZMF development. He currently serves as Vice President of Mainframe Products. Prior to Serena, Al was a developer of a variety of mainframe products ranging from z/OS performance management, storage management, VSAM optimization and compression. Prior to this he worked in IT as a Systems Programmer specializing in mainframe performance analysis, tuning, installation and configuration.
Douglas D. Troxel is the founder of Serena Software and has served on Serena’s Board of Directors since 1980. From 1980 to 1997 he served as President and CEO of Serena. Doug earned his B.S. in Mathematics at Iowa State University.
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