LAVAL, QC, CANADA — Monday, February 1st, 2021 — Direct Impact Solutions, a world leader in custom application development that has been helping businesses transform their digital world for more than 20 years, is pleased to announce today its expansion into the United States.

As part of this expansion, the new subsidiary Direct Impact Solutions USA Inc. integrates the assets of AppWorks, a well-known Platinum Claris Partner Network company that has chosen to join the Direct Impact Group. The new legally constituted entity is based in New York and will also operate an office in Portland, Oregon, covering the entire U.S. territory from east to west.

Matt Navarre, founder of AppWorks, will now play the group’s evangelist role for the Claris FileMaker® platform, supporting the Direct Impact Solutions training offering for English-speaking markets. Kimberly Carlson, the current President of AppWorks and member of the Claris Partner Council, has also been named Regional General Manager for Direct Impact Solutions USA, Inc.

“The world of technology is changing rapidly. There are many challenges and issues at stake and I am very pleased to join the Direct Impact Solutions team to join forces to meet the growing needs of companies who wish to achieve their digital transformation with the help of a trusted team of seasoned experts” — Matt Navarre.

At the same time, the group announces the hiring of Nicole Morales as an Application Developer affiliated with its New York branch. Nicole has nearly 10 years of experience in custom application development.

Present in three countries (Canada, France and the United States), the Direct Impact Solutions group hires more than 40 employees and collaborators worldwide.

With this expansion, Direct Impact Solutions Group confirms its leadership position among Claris partners by hiring more than 20 certified FileMaker developers in nine cities around the world.

If you have any questions about this announcement, please contact us.


About Direct Impact Solutions

Direct Impact Solutions is a global leader in the development, integration and optimization of custom-made solutions that drive digital transformation for businesses using Web technologies and the Claris FileMaker® platform.


About AppWorks

As one of only five Claris Platinum Partners in Oregon, AppWorks brings almost three decades (over seventy years combined) of experience to the table. AppWorks developers are constantly striving to learn and share their expertise and have developed a reputation of excellence. More information is available at: https://app.works/


Media Contact: Direct Impact Solutions Inc. Julie Coderre + 1-888-558-0005 ext. 7215 or by Email.