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Managing Director, Strategy @ Station Houston
Michael Sklar is the new Managing Partner of Strategy & Product at Station Houston. Most recently, he was the CEO of Graylog, an open source log management software company. He has been a founder and investor in startups and small businesses across multiple industries focused on both B2B and B2C. He earned his MBA in Entrepreneurship from the University of Texas at Austin and a BA in English from Haverford College.Michael Sklar is the new Managing Partner of Strategy & Product at Station Houston. He is an investor, director, and consultant in many companies. Most recently, he was the CEO of Greylog, an open source centralized log management alternative to Splunk. Previously, he was President, Co-Founder, and Board Member of Vartopia, and a Director at VMware. He earned his MBA from the University of Texas at Austin and a BA in English from Haverford College.
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