Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 16, 2012
Surge, a leading custom software development and consulting firm, today announced the acquisition of 10X Design, a boutique technology consulting company with deep expertise in the Insurance industry. As part of this acquisition, Brett Houghton, Owner 10X Design, has joined Surge as EVP and Chief Operating Officer.
“We are delighted to be part of the Surge team.” said Brett Houghton. “Surge is a solid company with a track record of successfully delivering Enterprise software solutions, a loyal customer base, and an amazing team of software architects, designers, developers, and testers with experience building on every major technology platform.”
10X Design is a software consulting company that architects, designs, builds, and deploys enterprise-level, mission-critical applications using the TenFold application platform. 10X Design has successfully implemented applications in Insurance Policy Management, Electric Power Distribution Design, and Project Management for such companies as MGIS, Par Electric (Quanta), and MJ Electric.
Brett Houghton brings with him considerable experience and expertise. For 10X Design, Brett worked with clients to architect, design, develop, and deploy complex enterprise applications, with large and diverse users. Prior to 10X Design, Brett held positions as Director of Development for TenFold in their healthcare vertical, for PCX Systems, a healthcare company that architected, designed, built and deployed a physician order entry, admission, and billing system for Cedars Sinai Hospital, and Buck Consulting. He also led the TenFold training organization, TenFold University, where he developed training programs and helped train many new TenFold application developers.
“The acquisition of 10X Design gives us immediate access to new clients and revenue streams.” said Matt MacKay, CEO of Surge. “Brett and his team bring a wealth of technology consulting experience, especially within in the Insurance industry, which is in dire need of robust software solutions.”
With this acquisition, Surge becomes a premier provider of software solutions built on the TenFold Enterprise SOA platform.
Surge is a full-service software development and consulting firm that provides software design, development, testing, and consulting services to clients ranging from small startups to Fortune 500 companies. Founded in 2007, Surge has successfully delivered hundreds of software solutions, ranging from mobile / tablet apps to business critical SaaS products and data integrations. Surge also offers pre-built software solutions such as the Surge Hub, a tablet-based content management and sales platform. For more information visit http://www.SurgeForward.com and http://www.SurgeHub.com.