Pete Pickerill is VP of Products and Co-Founder of Datical. Prior to co-founding Datical, he was employee number one at Phurnace Software and helped lead the company to a high-profile acquisition by BMC Software, Inc. Pete has spent the majority of his career in successful Austin startups and the companies that acquired them including Loop One (acquired by NeoPost Solutions) and WholeSecurity (acquired by Symantec, Inc.), in addition to Phurnance. In his time at Symantec, Pete worked directly with large financial services companies and online retailers to implement and improve online fraud prevention solutions that were used daily by millions of people worldwide. In addition to managing a development team and product schedule at BMC, Pete worked directly with large financial institutions to provide the features they needed to achieve greater efficiency and cost savings in their application deployment processes.
Pete is an Austin native and currently lives in South Austin with his wife and two sons. Pete loves UT football, the Beatles, and BBQing. He also has a background in acting and theatrical production, which he still enjoys as a hobby.
Datical enables open source solutions to be consumed by enterprise level customers. Starting with database schema management, Datical was founded to industrialize open source point projects for Fortune 1000 clients.