Geoffrey NoerSenior Director, Product Marketing, Panasas
Geoffrey Noer is Senior Director of Product Marketing at Panasas. In this position, he is responsible for all outbound and inbound product marketing and product management, including determining product positioning, go-to-market strategies and market requirements for future products. Previously he led the product management team at SGI for its server product lines, especially focusing on products designed for the High Performance Computing and Internet markets. Geoffrey joined SGI through its acquisition by Rackable Systems where he was VP of Product Management for all products and sat on the Green Grid board of directors. Before joining Rackable Systems in 2003, he headed technical marketing and systems engineering at Zambeel, a scale-out network attached storage start-up. Earlier, he was director of field applications engineering at Red Hat and Cygnus Solutions, leaders in Linux and open source software development tools. Geoffrey holds a BA in Computer Science from Swarthmore College.