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Meet our Team


Rod Miller – Chief Executive Office and Co-Founder

Rod is the CEO  and Co-Founder of echoBase. His mission is to help transition enterprises into the era of native mobile computing.  Rod brings 40 years of experience in the high-technology industry leadership and Sr. Management including 18 years with IBM and 12 years with NCR focused on simplifying data collection and data securely. Prior to echoBase, Mr. Miller worked with IBM and Dassault Systèmes leading hardware and software engineering teams as well as senior sales management implementing secure data management solutions for the U.S. Department of Defense and their suppliers.

Brent J Miller – President, Chief Architect and Co-Founder

Brent is the President, Chief Architect and Co-Founder of echoBase.  Brent has a passion for helping companies identify and implement innovative software solutions. He has 20+ years of success in designing and integrating complex business, software and security solutions into to enterprise systems for several industry-leading organizations, including IBM and ArcSight.  At echoBase, Brent’s cross industry experience helps ignite creative and unique software roadmaps and strategic direction. His perspectives and approach to building a client partnership have helped earn Brent the reputation of a trusted advisor. Brent is is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional and a GIAC Certified Incident Handler.

Ethan Nicholas- Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder

Ethan is the Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of echoBase.  He is one of the premiere  and world renowned software engineers and thought leaders in Java and iPhone application design.  Starting early in his career, Ethan developed one of the first browser-based HTML editors which was purchased by GeoCities; developed and released a tank combat game, iShoot, which became the #1 selling app on the iPhone in January of 2009, and earned Yahoo!’s highest honor, the Yahoo! Superstar Award, for his work on SiteBuilder.  Ethan brings 20+ years of software engineering knowledge, experience, and instinct has transferred to early software leadership at echoBase.  Ethan is a is a three-time recipient of the Rock Star award at the annual JavaOne developer conference.

Mike DiMeglio – Vice President Marketing

Mike is the VP of Marketing at echoBase where he is responsible for driving greater brand awareness, marketing communications, PR, business development, strategic partnerships and product management. Mike joined echoBase with 25 years of sales and marketing experience with start-ups, emerging and large public corporations. His extensive experience includes product planning, portfolio strategy and design, product marketing and revenue generation with large IT corporations including NetApp and Adaptec. In 1992, Mr. DiMeglio founded a marketing & management consulting company, growing it to profitability before selling the firm to join Intransa in 2000. Mr. DiMeglio received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech

Ajay Patel – Vice President Engineering

Ajay is the VP of Engineering at echoBase where he is responsible for all engineering activities. He joins echoBase with 20 years of collaborative leadership and senior management experience leading multiple business units through quality product builds aligned with corporate business goals. Ajay recently joined echoBase from Duke University Medical Center where he served as IT Director managing their health care systems. Ajay brings broad experience in managing project teams and delivering on engineering initiatives for established and growing enterprise companies. Ajay is a member of Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED)  and Triangle Technology Executives Council (TTEC)

Ben Corll – Vice President Client Services

Ben is the VP Client Services, he is responsible for client services, delivery, and implementation. He and his team define client mobile strategies and manage the delivery of mobile initiatives. Ben joins echoBase with 19 years of high technology experience including the first 4 spent in the US Marine Corps. Ben’s extensive expertise includes working in network consulting producing significant operation consolidation, cost reduction and performance improvements, Ben’s unique focus on results, not just on effort or the amount of hours put in, is the trait that has helped drive Ben’s success in business. It is also what compels him to continue to push forward to successful and timely delivery and implementations at echoBase.

James McLean – Vice President Technology

James is VP of Technology at echoBase responsible for all internal technology, services and IT.  James is renowned for implementing the latest IT models to help echoBase dramatically lower costs while simultaneously improving internal processes and customer satisfaction. With 25 years of experience in Information Technology and Network management, James joins echoBase fromFujiFilm Medical division certified with radiology Imaging/DICOM, PACS Systems and Orion Health. James offers extensive experience in HL7 integration, device integration and PACS/Imaging integration.  James serves on TQM (Total Quality Management) boards as IT Officer with regards to HIPPA and CFR PART 11 compliance,create, audit and enforce policies and standards for client and FDA Audits.