Data People, Inc. was founded in 2001 by Robert (Bob) Smyth, our CEO and President, an entrepreneur with a vision of applied biblical principles, bridging the gap between people and data. A graduate of LeTourneau University of Longview, Texas, a school with a legacy of innovation, Bob acquired a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science and Engineering Technology, continuing to leverage innovative, strategic, and forward-thinking leadership in pursuit of excellence.