Numetric, a Highland-based business intelligence software company, has hired Nate Bowler as chief operating officer. Bowler's experience includes co-founding Workfront. During Bowler's 15-year tenure at Workfront, he served in several executive leadership positions. Bowler started as the co-founding chief technology officer, moved into market development and sales leadership roles, and concluded as executive vice president of global sales. He previously worked at Novations Group and Excite@Home. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor's degree in computer science.