Vaibhav is an expert in query optimization, high performance data processing and distributed systems. He was one of the first engineers at Aster Data, developing key areas of the Aster MapReduce Platform. At NetApp, he contributed to patent-pending technology for the WAFL filesystem, significantly boosting boot times. His prior experience includes optimizing the Linux kernel for multi-core processors and distributed file systems. Vaibhav graduated from Stanford University with a Masters in Computer Science and a specialization in distributed systems and machine learning.
van der MolenChief UX Architect
Before joining ClearStory Data, Doug led the user experience for Google Analytics, Google AdWords and other Google Ads products. Doug’s designs have helped millions of people intuitively understand and utilize data to make key decisions. He holds several design patents related to data visualization and anomaly detection. Prior to Google, Doug was a key member of the team at MeasureMap, which was acquired by Google in 2006. He received his Masters of Design from the Institute of Design.
ZotterVP Technology & Products
Brian Zotter has 15+ years of engineering and product management experience building and delivering enterprise-class products. Most recently, Brian was Vice President of Engineering at Salesforce.com. Prior to Salesforce, Brian held senior engineering positions at EMC, BEA Systems and MobiTV. He is also a two-time founder and entrepreneur having founded Connectize and Boxcar Software (acquired by Documentum). With 8 patents in PaaS, SaaS and multiple other fields, he’s passionate about building and leading innovative, high-performance engineering teams.
Stephanie has 15+ years of experience in marketing and product management. She has led marketing and product management teams at both data infrastructure and analytic application companies, including Teradata, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Business Objects and E.piphany. She is passionate about driving analytic innovation to adoption and has been involved in the early development of products in the complex event processing, business activity monitoring, and analytical CRM space. Stephanie holds both a B.A. and M.A. from Stanford University.
Danny brings over 15 years of sales and sales management experience, specializing in driving early-stage companies through periods of hyper-growth. He joins ClearStory Data from Silver Tail Systems where he led the company’s global sales efforts. At Silvertail, Danny’s team delivered annual business growth of over 10x year-over-year, establishing the company as the leading provider of predictive analytics for internet fraud detection and prevention. Prior to Silvertail, Danny led highly successful sales teams at Oracle and Visionael.
Data inspires us. Our mission is to dramatically simplify accessing, exploring and analyzing data.
Board and Advisors
General Partner, Kleiner Perkins
Director of the UC Berkeley Algorithms, Machines and People Lab (AMPLab)
General Partner, Google Ventures
Founder of @WalmartLabs, Kosmix and Junglee
Professor in the School of Information at UC Berkeley
We’re looking for great minds who love distributed systems, high performance data processing, information visualization and big data challenges. If you want to change how people explore, connect to, and analyze data, then we want to hear from you.