Aaron Bates Commercialization Executive, The Ohio Federal Research Network

Aaron Bates

Commercialization Executive, The Ohio Federal Research Network

Aaron currently serves as Commercialization Executive for The Ohio Federal Research Network. Previously in 2014, he founded Signet Accel, a dynamic data integration, management and analytics company in the growing marketplace of Big Data Healthcare Analytics. The company’s applications enable data sharing and analytics ranging from improving the design and conduct of clinical trials to supporting quality improvement in health care delivery in the United States and throughout the world. Prior to founding Signet Accel, Aaron was the Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer at Signet Enterprises.

As a proven leader, throughout his career Aaron has held various leadership roles for companies in the manufacturing and technology sectors. He has served as President/CEO of Halo Technologies, President of North Coast Industries and General Manager of Asset Wire/Polykote Finishing Systems.

Aaron holds his bachelor’s of History/Russian Literature from Kent State University.