mParticle, the leading enterprise customer data platform, today announced that Tom Mendoza, former President and Vice-Chairman of NetApp, has joined its Board of Directors. Tom Mendoza brings world-class leadership and sales expertise to the mParticle Board. Building on 25 years of experience building NetApp beginning in 1994, both as sales director and later as president, Tom brings valuable perspectives critical to scaling the business and bringing operations to market, while maintaining a strong focus on customers and… culture retains.
During his 25 years at NetApp, NetApp was voted America’s Best Place to Work and has been in the top 10 employers for more than a decade. Tom graduated from the University of Notre Dame, and in September 2000, Notre Dame renamed its business school the Mendoza College of Business after a donation from Tom.
Tom also serves on the board of directors of VAST Data Systems, Varonis, and recently served on the board of UiPath prior to its IPO.
“Tom is a legend and I am delighted to welcome him to the mParticle Board of Directors,” said Michael Katz, CEO of mParticle. “His experience will serve me well, and mParticle will continue to scale in the customer data platform space as we continue to focus on the success of our customers and employees. It is an honor to be able to work with him.”
“mParticle is a great company in a great environment, fulfilling a very important need in its customers’ organizations,” commented Tom Mendoza. “I was impressed with the vision for mParticle as it helps teams turn data into insight and insight into action. I look forward to helping Michael and the mParticle team become the clear market winner.”