Lead the Way

Custom software isn’t a “nice to have” anymore; increasingly, it’s a standard element of successful companies.

Your business should be leading the way, not falling behind.

Make your company more.

To flourish, your business needs the right tools.

Take our assessment to see how you can make your business better.

Empower your ideas.

Your ideas are only as valuable as their platform. Make it easy for the world to discover all you have to share.

Our future-oriented team makes success inevitable. Let's collaborate.

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You want your software to be creative, functional, and engaging for your users: we're here to help.

Thanks to our diverse team members, you can feel confident knowing you’ll have software that both meets your existing requirements and anticipates your future needs.

Ten Forward has been an excellent partner in the development of our mobile app. Their knowledge of technology is outstanding, and their responsiveness in working with us has been top-notch.

Jeff Sullivan / Minute Menu Systems

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Big or small, we’ve got you covered.

We have a proven track record working across the entrepreneurial and enterprise spectrum.

Our clients range from startups and small businesses to divisions of Fortune 500 companies, and they’ve been located both in Madison, WI, and all across the country.

Want to know more? Take our quick assessment to see how we can work together.

Check out some of our recent work

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Looking for your new software development partner?

Let's get together.

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Who is Ten Forward?

We solve business challenges with impactful software, while making our local communities more inclusive and economically secure.

Our company was founded on the desire to bring together a diverse team of technology-focused people who provide distinct skill sets, strengths, backgrounds, personalities, and vision. We love working on unique projects and developing solutions that create a better experience for our clients, their businesses, and the world.

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Leadership team

Brian Samson
President

Katrina Tofflemire
Vice President

Brett Samson
VP Engineering

Fred Turkington
Director Of Operations

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Tech & Social Impact: What kind of volunteering is right for me?

This is the second in a series of posts about how folks who work in tech can be superheroes of social impact in their own backyards. Here, we look at how to figure out what kind of volunteering is right for you.

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