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Cuff Publishing

Cuff Publishing is the only provider of custom IT services and publications to jails and detention facilities in the United States.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Denver, CO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

Cuff Publishing prints custom inmate handbooks which address all local rules and regulations specific to each jail. We also provide a cloud-based electronic bail bonding authentication service ( This service enables bail agents to use physical electronic smart keys to verify their identity before submitting bail bonds to jails, allowing jails to process the bond remotely. This is a huge and completely untapped market space.


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    Thomas W Reuter

    Cuff Publishing is headed by Thomas W. Reuter, the Publisher and Chief Operating Executive. He brings a wealth of publishing ownership experience, including time owning and operating a successful alternative newspaper. A serial entrepreneur, Mr. Reuter also has an extensive technology background that includes the ownership and development a successful automotive- oriented website and corresponding iPhone app.

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    Joel H Swanson
    Chief Information Officer

    Swanson brings a wealth of Information Technology experience, and he has been responsible for all aspects of the management and development of and Mr. Swanson’s background includes an impeccable educational pedigree and prior business experience in web application development, financial research and analysis, and non-profit work in the law enforcement field. He serves as an active consultant.

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    Jim Stone
    Global Branding Architect

    Stone brings 26 years of experience in graphics design, including working with government contractors, an important area of expertise for this business. Mr. Stone’s design style is bold, impactful, and perfectly in tune with the law enforcement field. Having worked with many graphics people during his career in publishing Mr. Reuter asserts he is confident that Mr. Stone is the most dedicated graphics artisan with whom he has ever worked.

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    Thomas R Reuter
    Head of Advisory Board

    Reuter is successful businessman in several industries, including bail bonds, having served as a bail agent in Colorado for over 20 years. Mr. Reuter Sr. not only adds successful business management experience, but he also brings an inside knowledge of the bail agent industry and the problems incumbent to it. His experiences with jails in rural areas directly resulted in the conception of the idea for our cloud-based bail bonding software.


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    John Grassby
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    David Wright

Previous Investors

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    Thomas Reuter, Sr.