Recently, the Sacramento Business Journal released their list of Top IT Consulting Companies. For the second year in a row, Roseville-based Direct Technology was ranked #1, boasting 300 local employees plus another 150 in Seattle. In response to the news, CEO Rick Nelson called the Business Journal recognition a “tribute” to his employees’ hard work. Referencing Direct Technology’s focus on high-tech, high-touch blue-jeans IT business approach, he added: “It’s also a reminder that paying attention to the human side of technology pays dividends.”

Direct Technology is a full-stack IT consulting firm that specializes in custom software development, BI & analytics, managed services, and technical recruiting. No strangers to mission-critical public-sector work, the company’s Emergency Call Tracking System (ECaTS) won the Champion of Technology award last year, and the Government Solutions Group is headed by Davood Ghods, former Chief of OTech. Direct Technology is a Microsoft Preferred Vendor and hold GSA, MSA, and CMAS procurement vehicles.