In today’s proprietary world of software, most businesses are left with 2 options, buy or build. Both directions have pro’s and con’s and both can be very expensive. On top of the monetary expense, there can also be a level of frustration, particularly for those companies that are not tech savvy. When you choose Arete, you are choosing a partner who is striving towards a common goal. With a 20 year history of being on time and on dime, we have earned a positive history with many businesses in varying size. Our business practices are rigid enough to aid in hitting time lines and budgets, but flexible enough to ensure complete customer satisfaction. Not only can we make the software systems you currently use more robust and profitable for your organization, but we can also support the infrastructure that ensures it all runs successfully day in and day out.

Meet Our Team

Bruce Douglas

Bruce Douglas is the president and founder of Arete Software, Inc. Bruce started the company in 1993 after receiving his masters degree in computer science from Indiana University.

Dave Hall

With Arete since 2000, Dave has over 30 years of experience in developing and implementing IT solutions to support and enhance business processes. Expert qualifications in project management, requirements definition, database and software design, quality assurance testing, user documentation and training, and business and IT consulting.

Patrick Kuehl

Patrick Kuehl is the Vice President of Sales and started with Arete Software in 1998. An effective communicator, Patrick has a proven track-record of combining a strong product knowledge within the technology sector to help his clients fulfill their needs. Patrick is a graduate of Indiana University & resides in Carmel, IN. with his wife and two sons.

Quinton Chester

Quinton is the lead software developer at Arete Software and has been developing since he was 12 years old. With a passion for eye-catching design and thorough implementation, Quinton helps deliver strong and complete products.

Peter Won

Peter is a software developer at Arete Software and works with customers to fulfill their needs by customizing their products. Peter is a self-motivated and results driven developer that strives to better himself as a software developer.

Max Douglas

Max is currently an intern with the software development team and will be entering his third year at Indiana University. He studies Informatics, focusing on business and data analytics, and feels his time with Arete has exponentially bolstered his confidence with the skills he has learned in school.

Tell Us About Your Next Project

With a world full of possibility, we are up to any challenge. Given our combined experience in custom software solutions and our excellent track record, rest assured that you are choosing the right team for your company's needs.