Mr. Zanni oversees the company's global service provider marketing function, spanning the full service provider channel. He leads integrated marketing communications through partner marketing, advertising, public relations, events, and relationship marketing including developing partnerships with leading technology companies to enable hosting service providers using Parallels solutions to quickly create profitable Cloud services that meet the diverse needs of their end customers. Prior to joining Parallels, Mr. Zanni was general manager of the Worldwide Software plus Services Industry team for the Communications Sector at Microsoft. Earlier in his career, Mr. Zanni helped design and create the object model for Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0, and then went on to create and manage the Office web site (http://office.microsoft.com/), which has become one of the top web sites worldwide. Prior to Microsoft, Mr. Zanni spent 12 years running a small business. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematical Physics from California State University Northridge.