SaltStack Appoints Heather Zynczak to Board of Directors

December 12, 2018 - Rhett Glauser


SaltStack Appoints Heather Zynczak to Board of Directors

Salt Lake City – Dec. 12, 2018 – SaltStack®️, the creators of intelligent automation for IT and security operations teams, today announced the appointment of Heather Zynczak, Pluralsight CMO, to the SaltStack board of directors.

“We are very pleased to have Heather join our board and have already benefited from her contributions to our sales and marketing efforts,” said Marc Chenn, SaltStack CEO. “Heather has a wealth of experience and expertise in marketing and product strategy, and her leadership will be extremely valuable as we deliver intelligent IT automation and security solutions to our enterprise IT customers.”

Zynczak currently serves as the chief marketing officer at Pluralsight, where she leads a data-driven organization that delivers real, qualitative results. She is responsible for the company’s digital revenue and spends her time driving go-to-market strategy which contributed to the company’s successful IPO in May 2018. Within her 20-year career, Heather has held executive marketing positions at some of the world’s largest and fastest-growing enterprise tech companies including SAP and Oracle.

“Modern businesses will not realize the full benefit of their technology investments without taking necessary steps to effectively manage and secure their digital footprint at scale,” said Zynczak. “SaltStack IT automation software is uniquely positioned to help enterprise IT organizations secure, control, and optimize digital business operations. I’m excited to join the SaltStack board and be part of the high-growth journey ahead as SaltStack becomes the de facto standard for enterprise IT automation.”

With the appointment of Zynczak, the SaltStack board consists of four members including Marc Chenn, SaltStack CEO and co-founder, Thomas Hatch, SaltStack CTO and co-founder, and Ryan Sanders, Mercato Partners director.

Last month SaltStack was recognized as an InformationWeek 2019 Vendor to Watch in the category of DevOps, and Jacque White, SaltStack SVP of global sales, was named a 2018 Women Tech Awards winner. To learn more about SaltStack, visit

About SaltStack:

SaltStack intelligent IT automation software is used to help the largest businesses in the world manage and secure their digital infrastructure. Known for its powerful event-driven IT automation engine, SaltStack is designed to control the inherent complexity of Web scale while providing efficient, collaborative solutions for DevOps, SecOps, and IT operations teams. For more information, please visit