GearForge Software was founded in 2017 to focus on and develop internet of things (IoT) technology and create custom software solutions. GearForge has created custom software solutions to help businesses execute on their goals, such as:

  • Trustdyx content managment system
  • GLASSFRAME rapid video production software
  • Connecting Medical Device to the Cloud
  • Custom Software Applications
  • Custom Hardware/Software IoT Soutions
  • and many other problems solved

With two of the only IoT labs in Minnesota, GearForge is committed to building and programming the devices necessary to power a wide range of industries throughout the entire United States.

Raspberry Pi with Bead Board used for Internet of Things, IoT

With more than 35 combined years of experience in software engineering, along with military-based electrical engineering experience, the leadership team is able to design and build IoT solutions end-to-end.

GearForge has a well-defined software development life cycle (SDLC) and can help your business get to market rapidly. From mobile and web applications to cloud infrastructure and IoT, we create greater value and enhance your return on investment.

Meet the Founders

Beyond the founders, an entire team supports GearForge.

Cliff Robbins CEO of GearForge Software

Cliff Robbins

CEO / Co-Founder
Cliff is a marine and specialized in electrical engineering on the renowned F-18 Hornet. He’s also a graduate of the computer science program at Regis University in Denver. Cliff serves as an Innovation Board Member for the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation, is Google AdWords certified and enjoys taking on a challenge. He loves spending time with his blended family of eight, including three boys and three girls, as well as their Chihuahua Zoey and hunting dog Yoda.

Heather Robbins VP and Government Contract Contact

Heather Robbins

VP / Co-Founder / Government Contract Contact
Heather is a graduate of St. Cloud State University’s business program. She is a member of the St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce and volunteers with both the chamber and United Way. Heather is also the webmaster for Business Network International and loves to travel. She and Cliff have a Brady Bunch: Hayden, Ashlan, Brenna and Cooper (his); Layne and Tate (hers). Unfortunately Alice is not in the picture, but there is a Chihuahua named Zoey.