Michael John Paladino

Programming success

Posted: May 8, 2016 at 1 a.m.

“We felt we could run our own shop and use really small cross-functional teams to build great things; that’s where the name RevUnit came from. Rev is accelerate, and Unit is a small elite military team.”

Michael Paladino was born with computers in his blood. He just didn't realize it until he went to college.

Full name: Michael John Paladino

Date of birth: Nov. 22, 1978

Place of birth: Little Rock

Family: wife Leslie Paladino; children Gabby, 9, Peter, 6

If I were stranded on a desert island, I’d have to have: A long nap sounds nice

A word to sum me up: Logical

Best advice I ever received: “Untuck your shirt every once in awhile. Life’s more fun that way.” — From my brother, Chris Paladino

People who influenced me the most:

Early business mentor and discipler: David Woodring

Brother: Chris Paladino

Business Partner: Joe Saumweber

Business Mentor: Jeremy Wilson

Movie I could always watch again: The entire Rocky collection

My favorite meal: Hot dog combo at Sam’s Club

My most recent read: “Enterprise IoT: A Definitive Handbook”

Something you may not know about me: I’m a bit of a talker. If you know me, you know just about everything.

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