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President / CEO
James “Jamie” Moyle was appointed CEO of RealtyTrac in August 2012 after joining RealtyTrac’s executive team as president and chief operating officer in April 2012.
Jamie is a forward-thinking Internet entrepreneur, having created several successful online businesses. In 2001, Jamie founded and served as president of the prominent online vacation rental sales retailer SkiWest before selling it to Overstock.com in July of 2005. Overstock retained Jamie as president of OTravel until he arranged the sale of Overstock’s travel division to Kinderhook Enterprises in 2007. A year later, while studying at Wharton for his M.B.A., Jamie began work on Homefacts.com, a popular Web-based portal that assists consumers in home buying decisions. Homefacts is a pioneer in the pre-diligence process for prospective homeowners, providing consumers with information regarding cities, neighborhoods, schools and other factors that greatly influence home purchasing decisions, allowing them to receive full information before buying a home.
Chief Financial Officer
When Cabell joined RealtyTrac as CFO in January 2006, he brought with him 15 years of prior experience as a Chief Financial Officer for several publicly traded companies.
Cabell also served as CFO of Independence One Bank of California. Cabell handled the sale of this $1 billion savings and loan on behalf of its owner, Michigan National Bank. Cabell began his career with Deloitte and Touche after graduating from the Indiana University School of Business in Bloomington, Ind., and passing the CPA exam. Cabell has a Masters Degree from the University of California at Irvine Graduate School of Management.
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Gary Hegenbart has 25-plus years experience acquiring top executive and management talent in various positions. He has been with RealtyTrac since October 2008.
Gary is a well-known authority on mergers and acquisitions, international business development and talent acquisition and training.Gary is an expert on human resources and has spoken at national and executive roundtables, and has been featured in business and human resources publications. He has taught as an adjunct instructor of undergraduate and graduate management courses at the University of Illinois, the University of California at Irvine and the University of Phoenix. He earned an M.B.A. from National University of San Diego and three degrees from the University of Illinois: a Doctorate in Administration and Supervision, a Master’s in Counseling Psychology and a Bachelor’s in Education.
Born and raised in Illinois, Gary and his wife Carla have lived in Huntington Beach for more than 20 years. They have three daughters: Jennifer, Krista and Sarah.
Vice President, Data Operations
As Vice President of Data Operations, Jo Ellen is responsible for creating RealtyTrac’s national network of abstractors who collect foreclosure information daily.
Jo Ellen joined RealtyTrac in 2004 as Director of Data Acquisitions, responsible for the development and management of the company’s data procurement strategy. Currently, Jo Ellen manages the Data Operations Group at RealtyTrac, supervising over 100 abstractors nationwide who collect public records data in over 2,000 counties across the country.
Prior to joining RealtyTrac, Jo Ellen had an abstract company in Dallas which handled title searches for several large settlement service firms. Before moving to Dallas, she worked in Midland, Texas, in the oil and gas industry for 16 years as a Professional Petroleum Landman, researching surface, mineral and leasehold title, performing due diligence on mergers and acquisitions, and negotiating land deals. Her experience as a Landman took her to Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana and Oklahoma.
Jo Ellen has a degree from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. She lives in the Dallas-Fort Worth area with her husband and son, where she is active in her community and church.
Vice President Daren Blomquist is RealtyTrac’s primary media spokesperson and resident go-to expert on foreclosure statistics and trends.
Daren is directly responsible for the creation of the company’s U.S. foreclosure market and sales reports, which are cited by thousands of media outlets nationwide — including all the major news networks and leading publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and USA TODAY. He has been quoted in hundreds of national and local publications and has appeared on many national network broadcasts including CBS, ABC, CNN, CNBC, FOX Business and Bloomberg.
Daren also interfaces with numerous government agencies at the national, state and local level and is a sought-after speaker at industry events nationwide including Inman Connect, U.S. Treasury Short Sale Training Events, REOMAC, Equity Trust Networking Conference , FiveStar MPACT, as well as events held by the Georgia Association of Realtors, the California Mortgage Association, the Mortgage Servicing News, and many local real estate investor associations.
He is a graduate of Trinity International University in Chicago and holds a degree in English Communications.
Chief Technology Officer
As RealtyTrac’s Chief Technology Officer, Prashant Upadhyay is charged with the oversight of all technology-oriented special projects.
Before his three years at Homefacts, Prashant was Director of Product Development for K12, Inc., where he managed the company’s foreign language delivery platform and was instrumental in the development of an LMS to serve more than 10,000 students.
Originally from Nepal, Prashant earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Brigham Young University.
As Vice President, Alan is responsible for the development and expansion of RealtyTrac’s strategic partnerships and data sales relationships.
Alan was a founding team member and vice president of Ski West, Inc., based in Park City, Utah, where he managed the company’s sales operations as well as handled its business development efforts. Following the sale of Ski West to Overstock.com in July of 2005, Alan was retained as Vice President of OTravel (Overstock Travel), where he served until the sale of the Overstock.com travel division to Kinderhook Industries in 2007. Alan was retained by Kinderhook Industries as vice president of the travel company which began operating under the name Mountain Reservations and later VacationRoost.
Alan attended Vanderbilt University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Business and Financial Economics in 2001.
Vice President, Sales and Customer Service
Tom Raudorf is responsible for the company’s consumer, investor and real estate agent/broker sales divisions as well as the customer service team.
Tom was a founding team member and Chief Operating Officer of Ski West, Inc. based in Park City, Utah. Following the sale of Ski West to Overstock.com in July of 2005, Tom was retained as Vice President of OTravel, where he served until completing the sale of Overstock’s travel division to Kinderhook Industries in 2007. Tom was retained by Kinderhook Industries as the Chief Operating Officer of the travel company now operating under the name Mountain Reservations and later VacationRoost.
Tom attended the University of Tennessee where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Cellular, and Molecular Biology in in 2000.