• The Difference Engine

We build custom software and websites that help businesses thrive

We Deliver Much More Than Code

We're more than developers - we're business consultants. We collaborate with you to learn the inner workings of your organization down to the fine details. This way we can create custom software that will help you grow, increase efficiency, and maximize profits.

We can build a range of products and features, including:

Database apps (to replace spreadsheets)

Volunteer / inventory management systems

Dashboards for data collection and reporting

Secure payment / donation collection

Customized social networks

Workflow and collaboration tools

Mobile responsive websites

...and more!

We craft software that delivers a return on investment to clients

How It Works

We understand that for many, web development is a black box. Our approach is to work with you collaboratively from the very start, setting clear goals as well as expectations for how we’ll meet them. From the planning stages to the final implementation, we maintain full transparency and stay in constant contact with you so you never feel like you're in the dark.


First, we schedule a meeting with your organization and a project manager from our team to scope out the project and see if we're a good fit. We then draw up a proposal clearly stating the work we'll do.

Planning & Kickoff

Once we're ready to go, we collaborate with you on breaking the project down into smaller milestones and setting goals for completing them. Then we get to work!

Development & Delivery

This is the crux of what we do. Using an iterative process, we breathe life into your product, creating the features that drive its functionality and turning idea into reality. Instead of waiting until the end to demonstrate the final product, we build it in stages, always looping you in to make sure we stay on the right track. Our professional developers make sure you’re beyond satisfied before handing over your finalized, polished product.

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Our Team

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George Mikhail

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Elizaveta Mikhailovskaia

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Luke O'Connor

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Carlos Parilla

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Russell Mstowski

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Jamie Gates

Technical Lead

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Paul Krajewksi

Technical Lead
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Andrew Taylor

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Charissa Prezzano

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Jacob Szemanski

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Omar Ansari

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Jim Tekanyo

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Annie Wong

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Linda Robbins

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Wen Zhang

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Justin Skord

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Joy McCaffrey

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Noelle Salta

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Scott Near

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Chris Woodside

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Eric Biel

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Nishant Thaker

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Jennifer Lubejko

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Luke Evans

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Matt Gainer

Technical Lead
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Mark Bui

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Meghan Murphy

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Brian Pick

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Jake Rabeck

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Gage Wisneski

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Elizabeth Workman

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Jigmey Dorjee

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Joel Matos

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Matthew Califano

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Anthony Van de Loo

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Troy Leach

Technical Lead
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Dan Hey

Technical Lead
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Alex Ispa-Cowan

Technical Lead
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Daniel Nguyen

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Jenilee Hsu

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Sagar Miglani

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Mike Yatco

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James Chou

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John Messina

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Jonathan Coll

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Peter Strong

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David Klaver

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