phData Announces New Remote-First Strategy

A few weeks ago, the entire phData team received an email from our COO, Mike Cleveland. “We are nearing the one-year mark of our move to full-time remote work,” it began. “I am absolutely amazed at our team’s resilience and dedication.” After a year of remote work — complete with all its flexibility and mute buttons […]

Beyond The Data: Xiong Vang, Senior Data Engineer

Welcome back to Beyond The Data! This month, we’re highlighting Xiong Vang, one of our Senior Data Engineers. He has a passion for data and loves to help his teammates any way he can. It’s so easy to have a rich conversation with Xiong about programming languages, big data, or data science. Tell us your […]

Beyond The Data: Mandar Kale, Machine Learning Architect

Mandar Kale Headshot

Welcome back to Beyond The Data! This month, we’re highlighting Mandar Kale, one of our Machine Learning Architects. He’s eager to learn as much as he can, quick to offer his assistance when he can help a coworker, and always does it with a smile. Tell us your name and where you’re from. My Name […]

Beyond The Data: Sarah Schoolcraft, People Ops Director

Welcome back to Beyond The Data! This month, we’re highlighting Sarah Schoolcraft, our PeopleOps Director. She is curious about everything, very open-minded, and goes out of her way to create a safe environment for all our phDers to feel comfortable. Tell us where you’re from and a little about you. I grew up in Vermont.  […]

Beyond The Data: Rajgauthaman Shanmugasunda, Program Manager

Rajgauthaman Shanmugasunda

Welcome back to the Beyond The Data series! This month, we’re highlighting Rajgauthaman Shanmugasunda, a passionate program manager who is known for his dedication to our customers and always having a smile on his face. Tell us where you’re from and a little about you. My name is Rajgauthaman. I’m a native of Coimbatore, an […]

Beyond The Data: Jake Keefer, Account Manager

Jake Keefer Account Manager phData Sales

Welcome back to Beyond The Data! This month, we’re highlighting Jake Keefer, an Account Manager on our sales team who is celebrated for being a team player, going the extra mile for our customers, and his unmatched work ethic. Tell us your name, where you’re from, and a little about you. My name is Jake […]

phData Makes Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s Fast 50 List

The phData excutive team celebrating the MSP Business Journal Fast 50 Announcement

Every year, the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal announces the fastest-growing private companies in Minnesota in their Fast 50 list. phData is excited to announce we ranked #11 in 2020! This was made possible by the amazing team we’ve put together and the relationships we’ve built with our customers and our partners. A big thank you […]

Beyond The Data: Dipali Kendre, DevOps Engineer

Dipali Kendre DevOps Engineer Managed Services

Welcome back to Beyond The Data! This month, we’re highlighting Dipali Kendre, a DevOps Engineer on the Managed Services team with a passion for solving customer problems. Tell us your name, where you’re from, and a little about you. My name is Dipali Kendre and I’m from Latur, Maharashtra – the tourist hub surrounded by […]

Beyond The Data: Jose Ortuño, Solutions Architect

Jose Ortuño phData Solutions Architect

Welcome back to the Beyond The Data series! This month, we’re highlighting Jose Ortuño, an exceptional phData Solutions Architect with three Master’s degrees and several adventurous hobbies! Tell us your name, where you’re from, and a little about you. Hi, I’m Jose Luis Ortuno Rodriguez. Yes, quite a long name, but here, I go by […]