Where technology, ingenuity, and engineering come together


About Us

As a Veteran Owned Small Business, we know what it means to serve. We have made it our mission to be the leaders in solutions that protect and give our Warfighters the edge they need when put into harms way. 

The Sherpa 6 team combines years of expertise developing solutions for the dismounted Soldier. We are the answer for all your design, development, and engineering needs. We're a full service firm that can take any concept from inception to completion, supporting all phases of a project:

  • Systems Engineering

  • UI/UX Design

  • Mobile Development (Android & iOS)

  • Web Development

  • Backend Services

  • Sensor Integration

  • Field Support and Product Sustainment

The Executive Team

Joe Dames

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Joe Dames is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Sherpa 6, Inc., a veteran owned small business.  Joe is an innovative and highly adaptive leader that brings a wealth of experience building teams, establishing strong organizational culture and enabling the people around him to realize their true potential.  Joe’s experience in the Army gave him the skills required to rapidly assess his environment, calculate risk, effectivity communicate intent and lead his team to success regardless of the difficulty.  Never accepting status-quo, Joe along with several other like-minded individuals, helped the Army accomplish the following; transition to Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) End User Devices (EUD), saving the government several billions of dollars in tax payer funding and enabling rapid acquisitions; pivot to Secure but Unclassified (SBU) below the battalion echelon to improve SA/C2 and tactical communications; adopt the Tactical Assault Kit (TAK) for all conventional forces; and develop the Integrated Tactical Network (ITN).

Stu Abrahamson

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Stu Abrahamson is the Chief Financial Officer and co-founder of Sherpa 6, Inc. Stu has over 30 years in a broad range of management, operations, product development and business development roles.  His skill-sets include leading teams to mature complex system designs, particularly secure mobile wireless communications, data security solutions, systems-in-package, miniature electronics, sensors and optics.  He is also a Navy veteran with an extensive fleet, tactical aviation (A6E Intruder) and staff operational experience.  Stu has started numerous companies and in addition to his focus on technology, he has a passion for real estate investment and development.

Jeremy Myrtle

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Jeremy Myrtle is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of Sherpa 6, Inc. Jeremy leads Sherpa 6’s long-term technology vision and is responsible for the strategy, formulation, development and cross-functional delivery of Sherpa 6's software portfolio.

Jeremy is a proven leader with more than 20 years of experience in managing diverse product portfolios, software innovation, and advanced technology development. His years of experience have helped solve the tough problems in robotics, mobile ad-hoc networking, and dismounted Soldier systems. Jeremy has worked such programs as Objective Force Warrior, Future Force Warrior, Ground Soldier Ensemble, and Nett Warrior. He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from the University of Denver.