Founded in 2015 by John Solsma, SolsmaDev designs, develops and consults with businesses and individuals to deliver a full range of engaging and secure digital products.


SolsmaDev takes pride in shipping products that delight, thrill, and exceed expectations. By employing scrum agile software development practices, we work closely with customers whose needs and requirements may change rapidly. This approach ensures that we deliver a product that exactly matches the vision laid-out by the customer.

John Solsma is the Founder of ChalkTheVote, a certified computer technician, amateur mechanic, automotive enthusiast and a computer science graduate from the University of Iowa.


While attending the University of Iowa, John was a member of JPEC, the University’s start-up incubator and mentoring program. John was also a member of the University chapter ACM (Association for Computing Machinery).


In his pastime, John enjoys traveling, Hawkeye football / basketball, working on personal  electronic & automotive projects, and following technology news.