DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WhamTech, Inc. (WhamTech), a Dallas-based software company providing a comprehensive distributed data virtualization, federation, integration, master data management, analytics, and security platform, announced today new additions to its Board of Directors, including members of several high-profile organizations. David Muntz of StarBridge Advisors, Jeff McCausland of Diamond6 Leadership and Strategy, and Michael O’Hanlon of OliverMcMillan join WhamTech’s Board of Directors to help guide the company through anticipated rapid growth.
“We are thrilled to have David, Jeff, and Michael as the newest additions to WhamTech’s board,” said Mark Armstrong, President of WhamTech. “We are poised for tremendous growth in the near future, and these invaluable additions to our board bring a unique combination of knowledge, skills, and experience to add valuable guidance to WhamTech.”
WhamTech is currently focused on helping health care organizations achieve one of the most elusive goals within the industry: obtaining a single view of all data relating to a patient. The company’s signature technology, SmartData Fabric™, enables providers to have access to the most up-to-date data with near real-time updates from different sources (i.e. EHRs, patient portals, etc.) across different systems (i.e. clinics, hospitals, insurance providers, etc.) as well as obtain a view of all patient data in a single location, allowing more efficient and effective analysis of that data. The combination of WhamTech’s advanced, innovative technology and the powerful new board additions holds great promise for the future of data management, as the technology has applications in health care, government, financial services, and multiple other sectors.
David Muntz is Principal and Co-Founder at StarBridge Advisors, a Dallas-based strategic health care IT advisory firm. He was formerly the Principle Deputy for HHS/ONC and CIO for Baylor Health Care System, Texas Health Resources and Presbyterian Health System. He is also currently an adjunct faculty member at Baylor University, a Principal at Muntz and Company, and a Board member at GetWellNetwork and AHIMA. In addition, he has worked with a variety of companies including HITRUST Alliance LLC and GetWellNetwork, and was a member of CHIME and HIMSS until 2015. He also has experience with the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), and served as VP and CIO at Presbyterian Healthcare System. David’s experience in innovation at the intersection of health care and technology brings an important knowledge-base to WhamTech’s board.
“Though the term is overused, WhamTech has created a real game-changer for enterprises challenged by the exploding volumes of data generated from very diverse sources,” said David Muntz. “Finally, there is a way to manage data at the source and derive meaning in real-time. I am very optimistic that WhamTech’s enabling technologies will allow patients, families, providers, and payers to collaborate for the benefit of the individual, the community, and the nation.”
Jeff McCausland is Founder and CEO of Diamond6 Leadership and Strategy, a professional training and coaching firm that brings clients and individuals success. Jeff is a visiting professor at Dickinson College focused on American national security, policy, leadership, and organizational development. He is a Senior Fellow at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, Adjunct Fellow at RAND Corporation, and a National Security Consultant for CBS Radio and Television. Over his career, he has been a visiting professor at a several colleges and is a retired Colonel of the United States Army, where he served for 30 years. Jeff’s military background coupled with his international and policy expertise bring a breadth of knowledge and leadership capabilities to WhamTech’s board.
Michael O’Hanlon is Chief Operating Officer at OliverMcMillan and a member of the firm’s Board of Directors and executive committee. Prior to OliverMcMillan, Michael had nearly 40 years of real estate experience, such as asset management, brokerage, capital markets, and significant transactions. He has directed two major U.S. Real estate companies valued at approximately $6 billion and $11 billion respectively and served recently as CEO and President of both Billingsley Company and Inland Western Retail REIT. Michael also served in the US Army as a First Lieutenant. Michael’s knowledge of asset management and national security will be an asset to WhamTech’s board as it relates to the government technology space.
WhamTech, Inc. is a privately-held corporation based in Dallas, Texas. WhamTech's mission is to develop indexed adapter-based data virtualization, federation, integration, and interoperability technology software products that allow data to remains in its original source and format. WhamTech develops these products to anticipate, meet, and exceed the demands of customers seeking an alternative to the conventional approaches of data warehouses, federated data access with conventional adapters, and enterprise search. For more information, visit WhamTech at www.whamtech.com or follow @WhamTech_Inc on Twitter.