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Executive Management Profiles

A. N. Ananth, CEO, Prism Microsystems, Inc.
As the co-founder and CEO of Prism Microsystems, Inc. Ananth was one of the original architects of the EventTracker product offering, Prism’s enterprise log management solution. With an extensive background in product development and operations for telecom network management, he has consulted for many companies on their compliance strategy, audit policy and automated reporting processes. He is a leading expert in IT compliance with over 20 years experience in IT-control and operations and speaks frequently on these topics. He was involved in product development for various companies including Ciena, Westinghouse Wireless and Equatorial Communications. He holds a MSEE from the University of Texas and remains active in strategic product direction at Prism.

Jagat Shah, CTO, Prism Microsystems, Inc.
As the co-founder and CTO of Prism Microsystems, Inc. Jagat conceived and authored the original implementation of "WhatChanged", which is now the Change Management component of EventTracker. He is also an expert in the area of security event correlation and best practices for SEIM. Over a 25 year career in IT, he has experienced all aspects of the product life cycle from development to operations. Previous positions include Digital Equipment Corporation and Boeing where he led a team to define security models for Windows, Database and Unix in large and medium enterprise. At Prism, he provides technology direction to the sales process. He holds an MS in Computer Science from Boston University.

Jack Stose, Vice President of Sales
Jack Stose serves as VP of Sales at Prism Microsystems and is responsible for leading and implementing global sales initiatives. He has over 20 years of management experience in the software industry with a strong track record of increasing revenues as well as developing, implementing and managing effective sales strategies and teams. Prior to joining Prism, Jack held vice president and senior sales management positions in high-growth technology companies including portal software developer Sequoia Software where he helped grow annual sales from $1 million to $19 million leading to a successful IPO in 2001. He also led significant revenue growth, channel development and enterprise sales teams for Citrix and eOriginal.

John Sennott, Director of Marketing
As Director of Marketing for Prism Microsystems, John Sennott is responsible for product and marketing strategy, positioning, branding, press and analyst relations, marketing communications, lead generation, and advertising.  He has spent the past 15 years in strategic marketing and product development for telecommunications and software companies.  Prior to joining Prism, John provided strategic marketing management for a $40 million division of Sage Software.  John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing Management from the California State Polytechnic University at Pomona.