CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - Oct 10, 2013) - Yodil, Inc., a provider of business intelligence (BI), a data warehouse, reporting and analytics to the insurance industry, has hired Michael Coles to the position of Director of Architecture & Development. Coles will be responsible for continually improving Yodil's processing and data models, will bring additional insurance and technical expertise to Yodil and its customers, and will help make the Yodil Platform and the Yodil Insurance Data Store more flexibly configurable to provide increasingly more value to customers faster.

"Michael's been a consultant to us since day one," said Frederick Waite, Yodil's CEO. "So, his addition to our leadership team is a natural fit. He brings us experience in developing BI as a highly marketable product, and he helps us make BI increasingly effective from a technical perspective. He'll also be instrumental in making our offerings more flexible for the types of analyses our customers need, developing more connectors to core processing and management systems, and developing more outputs for ad-hoc and self-service analysis."

Michael has more than 15 years of experience leading the design, development, and implementation of Microsoft-based business intelligence and data warehouse software and solutions for the insurance and financial services industries. He's a certified SQL Server MVP with deep expertise in the full Microsoft BI stack, including T-SQL and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) ETL framework, and he has more than 15 publications to his credit. These are some of his most recent publications:

  • Pro SQL Server 2012 Integration Services
  • Pro T-SQL 2012 Programmer's Guide
  • SQL Server MVP Deep Dives (vols 1 & 2)
  • Expert SQL Server 2008 Encryption
  • Pro SQL Server 2008 XML
  • Accelerated SQL Server 2008.

About Yodil, Inc.
Yodil is a leading provider of business intelligence (BI), marrying deep insurance knowledge with rich content and adaptable technology. Yodil delivers a comprehensive data warehouse, BI, and reporting platform that can serve as the information hub for insurance carriers, MGAs, and agencies, providing management and operational reporting and data analytics. For more information, please visit, call 855-749-6345, or e-mail

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