Dan Jan is Principal for Tape Product Management at Iron Mountain, Inc. Prior to Iron Mountain, Jan held executive positions at tape library manufactures such as Qualstar Corporation and BDT Products, Inc., a world leader in OEM tape automation. He started at IBM, Rochester, MN, in various management roles including as engineering manager running the vendor tape qualification lab. Jan also worked in sales, marketing, and business line management of IBM’s OEM hard disk business sold to HGST and is now part of Western Digital. With over 25 years of industry experience spanning semiconductor memory to hard disks, optical, and tape storage technologies, Jan also held leadership roles at startups in Silicon Valley, where he spent 12 years. He and his family currently reside in Orange County, CA. His luggage may reside at an airport near you. If found, please return.