Meet Our Management Team

Who We Are

Before anything else, we want you to know this: We love what we do. By the time we are finished with your project, you will love what we do too.

Our team is smart, passionate, and creative, and our integrity and commitment are unmatched. We have years and years of experience delivering software solutions to a wide variety of clients and industries in the US and Canada. We have over 200 US and Canada based software professionals at Surge eager to exceed your expectations.

We are conveniently headquartered in the Seattle area with satellite offices in New York, Salt Lake City, Sacramento, and New Orleans and telecommuters around the country. We create great user experiences every day. We are committed to your project and can’t wait to see that look of joy on your face as your idea takes shape.

Matt MacKay

CEO / Founder

Software industry veteran, seasoned executive, successful entrepreneur, and former programmer. Loves to travel on two wheels; both bicycle and motorcycle.

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Jim Hyde


Seasoned operations executive. Experienced in managing technology and helping customers to realize their vision. Hasn’t met an outdoor hobby he doesn’t like.

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Bruce Yerman

Chief of Staff

Some might call him a “people person,” we like to call him our secret weapon. As a man on a mission, Bruce searches to find within each individual their personal best.

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Joshua Lintz


Seasoned software professional with experience taking products from ideation to execution, and managing everything in between.

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Tyler Schroeder

Director of Development

Highly experienced developer and application architect. Leads our development team and will climb any mountain (literally).

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Nately Desisto

Director of Project Management

Nately has always been interested in technology, innovation and problem-solving, which easily paved the way to a career in the software industry.

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Garrett Maudsley

Director of Design

10 + years designing, marketing and selling software for large and small companies. Focused on design, user experience, and really great salsa.

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Eric Hufford

Director of QA

Eric has been successfully managing people and projects for close to twenty years. That’s practically a lifetime in internet years.

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Jonathan Martin

Director of IT

Experienced in all facets of systems & network administration, Jonathan knows all too well that the job of an IT professional is never done.

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Melissa Garcia

Executive Administrator

Dedicated to all things administrative. Her passion not only lies in what she does, but how she does it. Melissa is a fanatic when it comes to organization and filing.

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