Mr. Goldman’s background encompasses 25 years of product management, marketing, and business development experience at a variety of technology vendors. Prior to Black Duck, he was a principal product manager at EMC and previously was vice president of product management and marketing at Gryphon Networks. Mr. Goldman has held a variety of senior marketing and product management positions at such companies as Akamai, FTP Software, and Symantec. In addition to his product management experience, he has been an industry analyst at the Yankee Group and managed corporate development for Dr. Solomon’s Software, where he managed strategic alliances, technology licensing, and mergers and acquisitions. He is the author of "The Complete Idiot's Pocket Reference to the Internet." Mr. Goldman holds an undergraduate degree from Tufts University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Neal’s passion is sailboat racing. You can find him racing at MIT from April to October and in the harbor any given Saturday throughout the winter.