RIVET (RIVET Work Inc.) is a Detroit-based software company founded in 2020 working on the digital tools that connect people, work and skills. The RIVET team is inspired by America’s  skilled laborers and have years of experience serving them throughout the country.

We’re honored to be mentioned among amazing emerging companies as one of the Top Detroit Startups to Watch in 2021 by purpose.jobs.

The team

Ryan Meitl
Co-Founder, CEO

Alison Accavitti
Co-Founder, CMO

Andy Lawrence
Co-Founder, CTO

Louis Gelinas

Louis Gelinas
Co-Founder, Senior Developer


Cedric Kennedy
Business Development Director

Rivet Developer Scott Kirschner

Scott Kirschner

Jevon Cochran

Dana Proudfoot
Customer Success Manager

James Berry

James W. Berry IV
Senior Developer

Jesse Bandfield

Jesse Bandfield
UX Designer

Brett Cheaney

Brett Cheaney
Sales Director

Oksana Kravets

Oksana Kravets
Marketing Manager

Nate Shiff
Senior Software Developer

Adam Opoka
Customer Sales Associate

Rivet Bot


We believe that the skilled trades deserve simple digital tools that transform the way companies operate and improve the way workers and companies connect. To that end we are building a powerful web platform for workforce dispatch and scheduling that is accessible from anywhere, on any device, that gives companies total control of their resources, and gives workers total control of their careers.


Become the standard in workforce scheduling for skilled trade companies, organizations, and workers.

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