Jay Pederson, Software Strategy Leader for Micro Strategies, is responsible for the overall software direction of the solution portfolio offered by Micro Stategies. Micro Strategies provides targeted, high value solutions focused on business outcomes that leverage new and existing technology. With strong double digit year over year revenue growth, Micro Strategies continues to be a leading partner for major technology vendors in the Big Data, Cloud, Business Solutions, and Security software markets. In 2016, IBM recognized Micro Strategies with the North America Top Strategic Business Partner Leadership Award.
Prior to joining Micro Strategies, Mr. Pederson lead competitive database sales for the Northeast region at IBM. During his 15 year career at IBM, he played key roles in the Data and Analytics portfolio including worldwide roles in the DB2 and Mobile Database Product Management teams and development roles at the IBM Silicon Valley Lab.
Jay Pederson started his professional career with small startups in Seattle and still finds time to consult and mentor startups in Healthcare and Entertainment. He is an active volunteer with local education initiatives and the Boy Scouts of America.