Jan Silhavy joined Data Networks as Higher Education Account Executive in 2013, bringing a record of success in Sales, Leadership and Business Development over more than 20 years. She is responsible for creating and sustaining long-term client relationships with customers throughout Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Since joining Data Networks, Jan has focused on helping her customers achieve better IT outcomes in education and state & local government accounts throughout the Mid-Atlantic. She is committed to her customers’ success and works diligently to ensure all of their needs are met.
Jan began her career in the retail industry with the May Company as an Executive Trainee in their well-known Executive Leadership Program, and spent seven years with the company. She then took her skills to the staffing industry where she helped significantly grow SES Staffing, which went public in 2006. She joined major office supply company OfficeMax in 2006, first as a Key Account Manager, then as a Relationship Manager, lastly as a District Sales Manager where she managed and built a high performance sales team.
Jan graduated from the University of Delaware in 1990 and is sales certified with leading OEMs, including Aruba, Dell, Juniper Networks, and VMware.