By Modeling the Future

We’re on a mission to empower clients, transform industries, and champion innovation.

Empowering Clients

It’s about you and what we can do to help you be a champion at your company.

Transforming Industries

You benefit from partnering with Applied Software, now part of GRAITEC Group, international provider of AECM products, services, support, workflows, and customizations.

Championing Innovation

The focus is on you achieving your innovation goals to digitize, create, simulate, fabricate, and manage.

A Guide for Your Journey

Whether your quest involves software, services or solutions, Applied Software-Graitec Group enables you to plot your course alongside real-world experts.

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A Different Focus

Leverage your competitive advantage. Increase your productivity and efficiency. Champion the solutions that will bridge the gap between workflows at your company. Do it all with worldwide Autodesk Platinum Partner Applied Software-Graitec Group as your ally.

What makes us different


  • Founded in 1982, Applied Software has remained dedicated to providing our customers with the technology and innovation needed to move their business and industry forward. Our strategic consultants are industry-tested experts. They know what it takes to help you leverage your competitive advantage.

  • We are proud to be part of the Graitec Group – a global leading BIM provider helping architectural, engineering, construction and manufacturing customers to CREATE, SIMULATE, FABRICATE and MANAGE all the data of their projects.

  • Our proven solutions will increase your productivity and efficiency to bridge the gap between workflows.

  • Our dedication is second to none, and we have Autodesk Platinum Partner status to prove it. We deliver world-class design solutions, products and services while providing customers with best-in-class full solutions.

  • Our class instructors regularly rank in the top 10% of all Autodesk Certified Instructors worldwide. With two leading Autodesk Authorized Training Centers and a broad range of classes, you have options from introductory to mastery level.

Team Leadership with Industry Experience

Manuel Liedot

CEO, Graitec

Richard Burroughs

Founder

Basil Marais

Sr. VP of Finance

Charisse Smith

Sr. VP of Sales

Kevin Howk

Sr. VP of Services

Todd Weyandt

Director of Creative Marketing

Jim Sexton

VP of Growth Sales

Michele Davis

Director of Human Resources

Christopher Riddell

Director of Innovation

Lance Kirby

Director of Services – AETG

Matt Dillon

Director of AETG Services

David Wolfe

Director of Plant and Process Services

Robert Plummer

Director of Design Technology

Clint Sirko

Senior Director of Service Sales

Blake Douglas

Director of Services

Dave Hampton

Director of Manufacturing

Joel LaMalfa

Director of Sales – Strategic Accounts

Paul Perry

Director of Sales – Territory

BJ Bates

Director of Sales – Hunting

Ronnie Bratton

Director of Fabrication Services