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Matthew Orstad is founder and Creative Principal for RocketMidwest Consulting.  He is based in Wessington Springs, South Dakota and has been a web design and application developer since 1999.  He helps individuals and small businesses promote, market and sell themselves on the web.

Matthew graduated from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.

Matthew’s work experience includes the Good Samaritan Society, the nation’s largest not-for-profit long-term care organization.  He also worked for UNEP GRID Sioux Falls and the LP DAAC at the EROS Data Center at the US Geological Survey.

He is currently the vice president of the Wessington Springs Chamber of Commerce.  Part of his duties include serving on the advertising and marketing committee for the 19th Annual Farm & Home Show in Wessington Springs, SD.  He is also president of the Springs Area Community Club.

He is also co-founder of the BarCampSDK series of technology networking events.

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  1. February 16, 2013


    This is a start. My name is Rune Byremo, ( 46 years old Norwegian) . I look for my relatives in USA. According to my information my grandfather Olav Byremo travel from Norway to Minnesota from 1929-1932 and stayed at his uncle Ingvald Orstad (1895-1961)
    Ingvalds one daughter was called Ella. Died around 1990. Both berried in Hudson Lincoln County, South Dakota, USA

    Are you related to this family ?

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