The Yottabyte Leadership Team

Paul E. Hodges III

Paul E. Hodges III

Co-Founder & CEO

Hodges has a 20-year track record as a successful entrepreneur. Most recently, he served as principal of Netarx, a network integration and services organization, which he helped grow substantially during his tenure. Earlier, Hodges co-founded and was CEO of Codespear, a developer of broadcast alert and interoperable communications software, now part of Federal Signal. In 2007 he was a founder of First Michigan Bank, a $3 billion bank of which he is director. Other companies he has founded include Bloomfield Computer Systems (BCS), later purchased by Datatec, an international IT and managed services provider, and the marketing and advertising agencies ePrize and Alteris Group. Hodges studied computer engineering at Lawrence Technological University.

Greg Campbell

Greg Campbell

Co-Founder & CTO

The creator of the Yottabyte software architecture, Campbell heads product development, including R&D, application development and quality assurance. He specializes in creating highly fault-tolerant, hardware-efficient, and scalable software platforms. Earlier, he was co-founder and Vice President of Technology of Codespear, where he created a platform that allowed for interoperable communications. In 2007, Codespear was sold to Federal Signal Corporation, where Campbell became Chief Software Architect and Director of Advanced Technology. He also has multiple patents pending for computer software and hardware. Campbell studied computer science at the University of Michigan - Dearborn.

Mike Aloe

Michael J. Aloe

Sr. V.P. of Sales & Services

With over 20 years of software industry experience, Mike has a strong background in solution sales, project implementation, customer account management and scaling technology operations. As a member of the executive leadership team with New World Systems (now Tyler Technologies), Mike held several positions including V.P. of Customer Care and V.P. of Professional Services. In these roles, he was instrumental in orchestrating a team of Sales and Technical Account Managers driving continuous growth in annual software, service and maintenance revenue year after year. He was also accountable for overseeing the Professional Services organization with 100+ team members, all driving the mission of successful solution deployments and customer satisfaction. Mike completed his studies of Business Administration & Management Information Systems at Central Michigan University.

Advisor

Mike Wall

Advisor

Mike Wall, former Chairman and CEO of Amplidata and General Manager of Intel’s storage group, advises the company on product strategy, partner alliances, and strategic initiatives. Wall transformed Amplidata into the world’s leading object storage software company during his tenure, and led the company to its eventual sale to Western Digital in March 2015. Prior to Amplidata, Wall was President and CEO of storage innovator Atempo (acquired by Allen Systems Group). As general manager of Intel’s Storage Group, Wall led the industry’s transition from special purpose hardware based storage to systems designed with commodity microprocessors and chipsets. Wall also served as General Manager of Intel’s Supercomputer Systems Division, where he led the introduction of Intel’s X86 architecture into the high performance computing market. Wall completed his studies in Economics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and Masters of Management Sciences, Averill Harriman College for Urban and Policy Sciences, at SUNY Stony Brook.