From humble beginnings...

We’ve been on a wild ride for the past few years. Inc. 5,000 put us on their lists of fastest growing private companies for nine straight years. And we were named to the CRN Tech Elite 250 list in 2012, 2013 and 2014, 2015 & 2016. Why? Our culture and focus on empathetic technology guides our decisions and interactions every day.

1997

Grand Rapids, Michigan

OST launched. We were primarily delivering UNIX/NT environments that were designed to support commercial applications.

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2000

Y2K

Y2K and the dot.com bust. Nearly 5,000 tech companies started in 1997-2000 went out of business. (Some just ahead of their time.)

2003

Buying In

Seven OST employees come together to purchase the company.

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2008

Expanding West

Acquired CBS solutions which launched our Application Development practice.
Opened our Minneapolis office in the old John Deere Factory in the North Loop.

2012

Growing to Detroit

Hired our 100th employee.
Opened our SE Michigan office in Downtown Detroit.

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2013

London Calling

Expanded across the pond with an official office in London.

2014

All Hail the Chief

Meredith Bronk becomes the President of OST.

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2016

Forward Thinking Design

Hired our 200th employee.
Expanded to Hong Kong and Singapore.
Acquired Visualhero and launched our design practice.

2017

Reaching New Heights

Helped Amway launch their first ever connected product.

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