Aviture

Who We Are

Empowering you to take your moonshot

Building new technology is a trade, innovating with intent is an art form

At Aviture, we’re a mission-driven team of innovators mapping the journey to meaningful solutions. Our method is built on investigation and close communication. We partner with open-minded people eager to make a difference and transform their organization. We put ourselves in your shoes to feel your pain and discover what may be holding you back. Side by side, we work together to overcome it. 

What it means to be Aviturian

We believe software doesn’t mean anything unless it solves a problem, so we create technology to enable users, open possibilities, and create meaningful impact.

Innovation built on intent and powered by collaboration can take us beyond any obstacle. By investing fully in your vision, we are able to create viable solutions and results previously unimagined. Discovering these possibilities is a ceaseless journey where we continually push beyond perceived boundaries.

Our Core Values

  1. Embody integrity
  2. Seek ownership
  3. Stay hungry
  4. Remain grounded
  5. Create impact
  6. Challenge with respect

Meet the team who will help you reach your moonshot

Our leadership team is dedicated to empowering fellow Aviturians and our client partners to dream big and explore the Art of the Possible — in work and in life. Meet the team who inspires our innovators.

Mark Griffis

President

Mark combines his knowledge of software development, the application of technology to solve problems, and taking products to market with a firm understanding of the impact that a system can have on the day-to-day lives of its users. As a serial entrepreneur and angel investor, he has started and funded several startups. Among his proudest accomplishments is launching the software startup incubator, The Garage, in 2014.

Jerry koske

Chief Technology Officer

Aviture’s CTO, Jerry Koske, directs the use of technologies, security implementation, and operational innovation across the company. With a focus on cultivating world-class talent and aligning technical applications to Aviture’s strategic business objectives, he is a champion of the technology leadership that Aviture embodies.

Katherine underwood

Vice President, Business Operations

Since 2010, Kathy plans, directs, and implements activities related to field and internal operations, as well as designated projects. She is a results-oriented executive with over 40 years of operational experience in diverse contexts and a proven track record of solving complex business problems.

Melissa Creger

Director of Business Development

After 15 years of business development experience building relationships, Melissa knows how to help commercial clients uncover the problems impacting their business. Her solutions-oriented approach and understanding of how technology helps move the needle allow her to easily tie a business’s technology needs to larger strategic initiatives. This leads to sustainable impact and long-term growth. Melissa is particularly experienced in working with startups at early inception.

Steve Miller

Director of Government Solutions

Steve has been in the Department of Defense technology space for 25 years, seizing numerous opportunities to participate in and contribute to warfighter innovations as an Airman and as a contractor. He has ten years of experience shepherding these innovations from inception to military operational use.

We’re building the next generation incubator

Beyond an accelerator, founders need avenues to continue honing ideas and challenging assumptions as their product evolves.

We put our money where our mouth is and created The Garage, offering the space, the team, and the network to get them there.

Impacting the community

Aviture strives to be more than a member of the community. We’ve partnered with community organizations and taken an active role in supporting their cause.

From fundraisers for healthcare research to educational outreach programs, Aviture is committed to giving back to the community we love and call home.

We’re a full-service consulting firm specializing in providing actionable insights through software platforms

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Locations: Omaha, Washington D.C., Austin, Dallas / Ft. Worth, with remote employees across the nation: Boston, Kansas City, Austin, Las Vegas, Green Bay, Madison, Portland, Colorado Springs, Canton, Columbus, Newark, Minneapolis

Ready to uncover solutions that transform your organization?

It’s never too late to build a culture of innovation. First, let’s discuss your vision, then map the journey to get there.