Nikki joined Percona's small sales team in 2010 as an account representative and was quickly promoted to Sales Director as the team began to grow. Previous to this position, Nikki spent 4.5 years with the original MySQL AB team, through two acquisitions and many key changes. Her earlier professional experiences cover a wide variety of technology sales from her first job in distribution, with Tech Data, to later time spent with an anti-virus/spam securities software vendor. She is passionate about the opensource community and the individuals and businesses that contribute to it.
Outside of her Percona life, Nikki is a very avid equestrian, gastronome, adventure seeker and keen book-worm.