The heritage of Ascolta LLC dates to 2013, when it entered the market by providing big data analytics solutions for the medical and defense fields. With a focus on analytics, security, and cloud computing, Ascolta soon recognized the need for secure cloud environments. Through our Defense contracts and development operations lineage, we refined our expertise and tradecraft to design and build a secure and compliant cloud environment. Ascolta’s cleared staff supports numerous Department of Defense contracts as a fully DCAA compliant company.


Provide advanced technical services in the areas of information security and cloud management, adoption and migration. Develop and deliver system integration and professional services specializing in secure cloud technical services. Partner with industry leaders to provide customized solutions in flexible delivery and financial models to enable organizations the ability to rapidly deploy solutions in the cloud or on premise.


To add value to customers through leading edge secure and compliant cloud technical services.

Leadership Team

Wayne Hall

Wayne Hall – EVP/GM: 18 years of public, private and start-up experience focusing on business, technology and leadership in product development, professional services and business optimization in commercial and government contracting (CONUS and OCONUS). Wide-ranging experience in GEOINT, SSA, C4ISR, cloud transition support and hybrid cloud solutions, data analytics, social media monitoring and analysis, machine learning and advanced Research & Development

Rick Palermo

Rick Palermo – VP Operations: 32 years of defense and security experience, 22 as a U.S. Marine Corps combat arms officer and 10 in the office of the DoD CIO. Extensive leadership and management experience in large organizations with experience in decision making, program management, change management, strategic and operational planning, budgeting and financial operations, and strategic communications.

Tom Zipoli

Tom Zipoli – Director, Information Security and Cloud: 26 years of public, private and start-up experience in building and leading the pre-sales technical support, professional services, consulting services and product management organizations. Experience in the architecture, sale and delivery of Cyber Security solutions, appliances, Managed Security Services and Security Consulting. Management qualifications in operations start-up, business process reengineering and post-merger organizational integration.


Ascolta is powered by individuals with a passion for solving hard problems and building great solutions.

Our company is growing quickly and we have a great need for people obsessed with improving and accelerating the adoption of secure cloud solutions.

Some of our benfits include:

- Remote Friendly

- Flexible Hours

- Medical and Dental Benefits

- 401(k)

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