Xeratec started in 2001 in Wisconsin as SWH Consulting – short for Steven William Hillstrom, the founder and CEO of Xeratec Corporation.
We write software for other companies
Who we are
Xeratec by the Numbers
Meet The Team
Awards & Recognitions
We're proud of our recognition in Michigan and the local community.
The History of Xeratec
Xeratec incorporated in
March of 2003 and at it’s beginning, SWH Consulting focused on desktop and web applications.
SWH Consulting relocated to Michigan, setting up shop above the Post Office in Laurium, Michigan with an emphasis primarily on DOD and GSA projects.
SWH Consulting moved to Hancock, MI to participate in the Smartzone Enterprise High-Tech Business Incubator.
SWH Consulting officially becomes Xeratec Corporation.
Xeratec completed its first IOT (Internet of Things) project, working with GS Infrastructure on their BridgeGuard project.
Xeratec moved to the Lakeshore Center in Houghton, MI to continue its participation in the High-Tech Business Incubator.
In 2012, Xeratec moved back to Hancock, MI, the home of Xeratec today.
As market demand shifted, Xeratec expanded its app capabilities into the mobile app market.
Xeratec partnered with MiWaTec LLC to build a SaaS (Software as a Service) product, LoadTraxx, to meet a true industry need.
Started taking on Business Intelligence projects, working on dashboard displays, analytic modeling, and Power BI projects.
As of 2021, Xeratec has completed over 150 projects. 2021 is also the year of Strategic Relationships. Over the last few years, we’ve formalized several key, strategic relationships we hope to strengthen in 2021.