CEO – Angie May
Angie has more than 22 years experience in Indiana’s business community. She is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Data Cave, Inc., and President and CEO of Analytical Engineering, Inc., in Columbus. She serves on several local advisory boards, and is on the board of directors for Salin Bank. Angie has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Trine University, and a MS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University.
CTO – Caleb Tennis
Caleb is a CCNP, with over 15 years experience in designing large scale network and electrical infrastructures. Caleb was responsible for the design, build-out, and commissioning of all critical systems within Data Cave. He is responsible for the technical operations of the facility as well as product and service development. He has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Rose-Hulman, and an MS in Engineering from Purdue.
President – Zack Ellison
Zack has more than 28 years of industry experience with a strong focus on customer support. He is responsible for the overall management of Data Cave business and customer satisfaction. He serves on several Bartholomew County boards and commissions and works hard to make the Columbus community a better place to live. Zack has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue and was locally certified in Project Management. He enjoys family, drag racing, and plays bluegrass fiddle.
Network Operations Director – David Krider
David has over 20 years experience working in large scale network and data center operations, including work at a Fortune 500 company technical center as SAN manager. David is responsible for overseeing the Network Operations staff and implementing a comprehensive monitoring and installation strategy. David has a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University.
Facility Manager – Nic Kirts
Nic is responsible for the day to day operations of the core aspects of the facility, including electrical and HVAC control. Nic personally oversaw all aspects of the construction of the interior of the Data Cave facility. He has over 10 years experience in electrical and network installation, and is a licensed electrician.
Business Development Manager – Brittany Lutke
Brittany has been involved in business development and customer relations since she graduated at the top of her class at Grand Valley State University. Brittany was an account executive in Louisville where she remains held in high regards by both former customers, and peers. Her main focus now is cultivation of customer relationships in Louisville. Brittany is an avid swimmer and a Harley Davidson enthusiast.
Marketing Manager – Kara Manon
With a B.A. in Communications from Purdue, Kara has helped companies streamline their marketing and PR efforts to disperse public information in the best way possible. She has developed and implemented marketing campaigns for a variety of events and organizations. Kara has extensive knowledge of HIPAA which benefits Data Cave’s healthcare customers. Reading and coffee top her list of loves.
Network Structure Manager – Patrick Gill
Patrick has a passion for technology. He maintains much of the network at Data Cave and also acts as a customer liaison. If a customer needs something done, Patrick is the guy. He has a Bachelor’s degree in New Media from Indiana University and develops websites as a hobby. He also maintains a CCENT certification. Patrick is an Apple enthusiast* and enjoys video and photography.