Kate Hutchison oversees worldwide corporate marketing at VMware and is responsible for the VMware brand and coordinating the marketing strategies and messaging across corporate, channel, field and product marketing teams. Kate has 20 years of experience in high technology marketing, and helped launch VMwareâ€™s first product, VMware Workstation. Kate joined VMware from Citrix Systems, where she was Senior Vice President of Marketing. Prior to Citrix, Kate was Senior Vice President of Marketing at BEA. Her experience also includes several high tech and biotech startups. Kate has a masterâ€™s degree from San Francisco State University and a bachelorâ€™s degree from Long Island University, Southampton College, New York.