Parsec Leadership Team - pushing storage in a new direction
Simon Pearce, CEO
As CEO, Simon is responsible for the day to day operations as well as the long term vision of Parsec Labs. He brings deep expertise and experience with over 20 years in the technology and software business. Simon has led several companies from the start-up phase through global expansion. Simon also serves as a partner in Toba Capital.
Prior to joining Parsec Labs and Toba Capital, Simon spent 15 years with Quest Software, and as the company’s first UK-based employee, he built an EMEA operation with over 300 staff members and 15 offices across the region, before moving to the US to lead a Quest Software Subsidiary based in Washington DC. He also held senior leadership roles at ParcPlace and Computer Power Group
Mark Clark, Engineering
Mark is responsible for leading the Engineering team at Parsec Labs, he is a 22-year technology veteran. Mark has spent most of his career in technical operations and engineering positions. He has held senior roles at Compellent Technologies, DELL, Starboard Storage, and Ctera Networks.
Most recently, he was at Amplidata which was acquired by HGST/Western Digital in 2015
John Conlin, Sales
John is a 25-year technology industry veteran and is responsible for Sales and Business Development at Parsec Labs. He has spent much of his career in Enterprise Leadership roles at EMC, VMware and Mocha Data which he founded in 2005. Mocha Data was an Enterprise Technology Integrator and John successfully grew that business before selling in 2009 to Xigent Solutions. John became the VP of Sales at Xigent and during his time there developed the XHS solution business.
Darin Pendergraft, Marketing
Darin is responsible for product messaging and positioning as well as generating industry and market awareness for Parsec Labs. He is an experienced leader who has worked in technology for over 17 years.
Prior to joining Parsec Labs, he was VP of Marketing for SecureAuth, and has held positions in product management & product marketing at Oracle, and Quest Software.