Elevating Cloud-Native Innovation: Craig Box joins the Solo.io Team!

Tom Callway | November 07, 2023

We are thrilled to announce a significant addition to the Solo.io family – Craig Box comes to us after serving as the Kubernetes/Istio Advocacy Lead at Google! Craig is joining as Senior Director of Developer Relations and is leading the Platform Advocacy team.

This exciting development marks a significant milestone in our journey to empower organizations with innovative cloud-native technologies.

A Leading Expert in the Cloud-Native Space

Craig brings a wealth of experience and expertise to Solo.io. As many of you in the cloud-native community already know, Craig is widely recognized for his contributions and leadership in the field. He has been at the forefront of the cloud-native revolution, playing a pivotal role in shaping the way organizations embrace modern technologies to build, deploy, and manage applications.

Why Craig Box?

Craig’s deep knowledge and passion for cloud-native technologies align perfectly with Solo.io’s mission. His extensive background in Kubernetes, Istio, Envoy, and other critical projects makes him a natural fit for our team. As we continue to drive innovation and provide solutions for the ever-evolving cloud-native landscape, Craig’s insights and expertise will be invaluable.

Craig’s Journey to Solo.io

Craig’s journey to Solo.io is a testament to his commitment to advancing cloud-native technology. He has been a driving force at Google, where he made significant contributions to Kubernetes, Istio, and the overall Kubernetes ecosystem. His dedication to open-source communities and his ability to bridge the gap between cutting-edge technology and real-world use cases make him an exceptional addition to Solo.io.

What to Expect

With Craig on board, Solo.io is even better equipped to continue developing groundbreaking solutions that simplify the complexities of modern application infrastructure. We are excited about the opportunities for innovation and collaboration that lie ahead.

Craig’s arrival reinforces our commitment to fostering a culture of continuous learning, collaboration, and excellence within our team. As we embark on this new chapter, we are confident that Craig’s vision and leadership will help us further accelerate our efforts to deliver the best-in-class cloud-native solutions.

Join Us in Welcoming Craig!

We invite our community, partners, and customers to join us in extending a warm welcome to Craig Box. We are eager to see how his contributions will shape the future of Solo.io and the cloud-native ecosystem as a whole.