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About Us

Ascolta, a subsidiary of ViON Corporation, is a big data system integrator and service provider specializing in cyber and advanced analytics for enterprise-level customers across public and private sector. Ascolta partners with the industry’s leading manufacturers, providing customized analytics solutions to support data warehouse augmentation, operational analysis, security and intelligence and cyber. With flexible financial models available and the ability to deliver analytics via the Cloud or on/off- premise platforms, Ascolta enables organizations to rapidly deploy analytics with 24/7 support and managed services. The veteran-owned business is located in Herndon, Virginia.

Meet Our Team

Ascolta’s leaders bring deep background in cyber security and technology at the highest levels of business and government.

They combine industry knowledge with personal discipline and a commitment to do what it takes to help you achieve your mission.

Wayne Hall
Wayne HallExecutive Vice President & General Manager
Wayne directs business strategy for Ascolta and leads technology, product development and professional services to support the objectives of government and commercial organizations. He brings 18 years experience in cloud transition support and hybrid cloud solutions, data analytics, social media monitoring and analysis, machine learning and advanced R&D in public, private and start-up environments.
Rick Palermo
Rick PalermoVice President of Operations
Rick’s primary focus is operations and customer delivery in both the federal and commercial markets, ensuring Ascolta’s data, systems and procedures are secure. His experience spans across cybersecurity strategy and policy as well as process and systems analysis.
Tom Zipoli
Tom ZipoliDirector of Cloud and Information Security Solutions
Tom manages Ascolta’s Cloud service and Information Security service offerings, providing technical and sales support for our portfolio. He brings extensive experience in the architecture, sale and delivery of cybersecurity solutions, appliances, managed security services and security consulting.