Our Executive Team
Jacob is a man of two passions: his work and his family. A dedicated father of four, he works to make the world a better place for all families. This begins with reawakening the American dream that anyone from any background can succeed. His time leading Catalyte is dedicated to making this a reality and making the company a catalyst for a lifelong journey of personal, community and client improvement.
Prior to joining Catalyte, Jacob was chief executive officer at Symbio, a global IT services company. Jacob was also chief executive officer of Trilogica and chief executive officer of Epitome, and began his career in investment banking. He was selected to be a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and was named as one of the world’s Top 12 CEOs by Chief Executive Magazine.
James leaves no stone unturned when building the best software teams to serve clients and help employees maximize their potential. He turns from leveraging business tools during the week to putting any and all gear to work outside on the weekends. Human, gas or electric powered, James is a master of it all.
James leads the delivery operations at Catalyte. He brings over 20 years of executive experience in leadership, operations, engineering and personnel management. Prior to Catalyte, Jim held high-ranking positions at Remedy Informatics (formerly RemedyMD), Overstock.com, Tenfold and In-Store Broadcasting Network. In those roles he nurtured firms through intense high-revenue-growth periods, new product development and staff expansion, including a few IPO’s.
Tom is passionate about unleashing human potential and creating teams that accomplish amazing things. Having managed technology, data science and product teams for the last 20 years, he has experienced the convergence of creativity with big data and the powerful results it can produce. Born in Florida, Tom moved to Maryland 30 years ago where he continues to reside with his wife and two sons.
Prior to Catalyte, Tom was chief technology officer at Integral Ad Science. Tom has also served in technology, data science and product management executive roles at technology companies such as Advertising.com, Aol and Billtrust.
Todd is a seasoned growth executive, and his passion lies in improving the trajectories of companies and in people, particularly individuals who have been previously overlooked by traditional hiring methods. He believes the key to winning the hearts and minds of clients starts with the employees. As Chief Revenue Officer at Catalyte, he focuses on business strategy, marketing, sales and post-merger integration.
Having participated in four successful exits during his 25-year career, Todd most recently grew Consilio’s annual revenue by over 1000%. Prior to Consilio, Todd held executive roles at High Street Partners, CEB and Outtask.
Rob has served in the trenches on the client and services side of IT. This dual insight gives him the keen ability to pinpoint and solve client dilemmas. Having sailed the Southern Seas, Rob captains his own ship and guides Catalyte in the applicability of emerging technologies and their impacts to our clients’ strategies.
Previously Rob was head of product management for payments & print at Change Healthcare, where he led innovation and managed effective solution delivery through to the broader healthcare market. Prior to that, Rob spent a combined 20 years in the payments processing industry. There he managed Visa’s real-time, debit and credit global payments system’s product development teams, and product development teams for PayPal’s payments, compliance and money market global solutions.
Paige is motivated to provide life-changing opportunities to those who may not otherwise get a chance to demonstrate their ability, tenacity and creativity in the tech sector. Outside the office you can find her singing the praises (literally with her classically trained voice) of her daughter on the lacrosse field.
A multi-talented HR and IT veteran, Paige understands the intersection of technology and humanity. She was the executive director of human resources and IT infrastructure at Constellation Energy. She also was director of human resources for PayPal’s global financial services.
Dave believes in the power of Catalyte’s bias-free hiring model to give anyone with the ability and drive an opportunity in technology. Dave is also grateful Catalyte is located right across the street from his real office, Oriole Park at Camden Yard. Catch him there with family and an Esskay hot dog cheering on dem O’s.
Dave has deep roots in Baltimore’s executive and management scene. A graduate of Loyola University Maryland Sellinger School of Business and Management, he has since been senior vice president and CFO of TESSCO and CFO at Arena. Dave received the Smart CFO Award from Smart CEO Magazine and was named part of the 2012 CEO/CFO Dream Team by the Baltimore Business Journal.