Dathan Gaskill holds a BS in Computer Science and an MBA from the University of Arkansas at Litle Rock. He is currently the President and CFO of Black Oak Partners, a data,technology and analytics company located in Litle Rock. He joined Acxiomin 1999 and served as Corporate Finance Leader and Treasurer. In this role he led Acxiom’s investment banking and commercial banking relationships, was responsible for the Company’s mergers and acquisitions, capital structure, investor relations and special projects. He became an oficer of the corporation in 2005.
Prior to joining Acxiom, Dathan spent 13 years in the securiƟes industry as a senior analyst and director of research focusing on the software, information technology and telecommunications industries. Eleven of those years he was a senior analyst at Stephens Inc. in Litle Rock. He was also a programmer/analyst for the Arkansas Farm Bureau and Arkansas Systems which later became ArkSys.
Interspersed in the early years of Dathan’s technology career, he taught data processing classes at
UALR and UCA.