Hall Labs Team

An Experienced Management Team

Hall Labs has a seasoned management team in technology and selling companies at strategic premiums. Backed by an experienced back office, Hall Labs is led by these managers.

Michael A. Hall

Managing Director

  • A technical expert whose innovations led to industry papers and patents during 10 years at DaimlerChrysler in Detroit USA, and Stuttgart Germany.
  • A change agent who led a successful turn around of a failing manufacturing organization.
  • BS Mechanical Engineering from Utah State University (2001), MS Automotive Systems Engineering from University of Michigan (2003), Post Masters Certificate, Business Administration from Oakland University (2007).

David R. Hall

Managing Director

  • A prolific inventor and patentee with over 450 patents granted and sold and over 400 patent applications in progress.
  • A serial entrepreneur and inventor that has started and grown dozens of businesses, innovating across many fields including high pressure/ high temperature systems, networking, mining, oil and gas, and road construction.
  • BS and Masters in mechanical engineering from Brigham Young University (1972), MBA from Rider College (1976), honorary doctorate from Weber State University (2016).

Jim Sledzik

Managing Director

  • Senior Partner and US President of Energy Ventures (VC/private equity funds with $950 million AUM) for the last nine years.
  • 18 years with Schlumberger in global executive roles related to technology development and commercialization.
  • BS in geosciences from Pennsylvania State University, MBA from the University of Pittsburgh.

Matt Van Dyke

Chief Financial Officer

  • Three  years with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Salt Lake City, then a brief stint at NuSkin, before becoming Chief Financial Officer of Novatek, Inc. in 2012.
  • At Novatek, Inc., he oversaw all accounting, finance, and HR functions and was an integral part of the sale of the company to Schlumberger in 2015.
  • A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Utah and has a Masters of Accountancy from Brigham Young University.

Joe Dallimore

Strategic Marketing Consultant

  • An experienced marketer with expertise in business reporting and analysis, market research, brand marketing and strategy as well as product development.
  • Has a broad base of experience in sales and marketing with roles at PROS, MarketStar, Dell and Sprint.
  • BS in Communications from Weber State University (1996) and an MBA from the University of Rochester (2000).

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