Atlanta is home to some of the world’s largest companies such as Coca –Cola, UPS, Delta Airlines, and the Home Depot to name a few. Over the last decade, Atlanta has been evolving as a go to hub for startup innovation. Unicorns such as Pardot have risen from Atlanta, and centers such as the Atlanta Tech Village founded by David Cummings of Pardot have come to the fore front of this evolution to support startups.
Even though the rate of growth of the startup scene has been slow as compared to other major business centers in the US, the presence of world class universities, bussing entrepreneurs and big corporations’ research operations has turned Atlanta into an emerging tech hub with strong growth potential.
Due to the factors mentioned above a number of software development companies have set their sights on Atlanta as a business center where startups and corporations can be prospected as potential clients. Georgia Tech one of the state’s premier university has been a center of innovation especially with respect to mobile app development. The university’s computer science program has consistently ranked in the top 10 across the US, which has led to a surge in the local availability of mobile app developers a vast talent pool mobile app companies can tap into.
With the strong interest of mobile app development companies in setting up shop in Atlanta, selecting the right app developer for your company/start up depends on a number of factors such as quality, cost efficiency, past clientele, and customer service. Based on these factors, I have focused my efforts to come up with a list of “10 Most Promising Application Developers of 2018 in Atlanta”.
My advisory panel for this industry analysis comprises of prominent VCs, CEOs of funded start ups, and eminent academics who have shared their invaluable insights about what are the characteristics an entrepreneur needs to look at while selecting a mobile app development company that can realize their vision.
Appstudio is a full service Mobile App Design & Development Company offering services in Native iOS Development (Swift 3.0), Native Android Development (Java), React Native Development & Unity Game Development. They have collaborated with Fortune 500 companies, Startups and Mid Sized firms across a spectrum of industries, ranging from Health Care & Finance to On-Demand Services, to create Mobile apps that are actively being used by Millions of users across the globe.
Since 2009, they have helped create over 225+ web and mobile apps for startups, Fortune 500s, growing businesses, and non-profits from around the globe.
Digital Scientists are an integrated team of product designers and software developers using the latest frameworks and tools to deliver awesome new software products. They partner with forward-thinking businesses to create mobile apps, website, ecommerce stores and internet of things (IoT) applications.
Stable|Kernel is product strategy, design and development consultancy built on the Atlanta Beltline. They craft custom end-to-end software solutions that solve their clients’ business challenges and create stronger brand relationships with employees, customers
and end users.
Black Airplane is a full-service design and development agency based in Woodstock, GA and we are on a mission to make sure no digital experience gets left behind.
Polar Notion is a web app and mobile app development and design team that believes beautiful solutions can produce remarkable results.
Tyrannosaurus Tech is a software development agency rooted in Atlanta, GA. They are a team of innovative designers and top-tier developers that thrive on solving complex problems, designing elegant solutions, and providing maximum ROI for their customers.
The Websuasion Group LLC was founded in 2007 to provide businesses with custom tools to manage their unique data requirements. They examine the day-to-day needs of their clients to fully understand their pain points. They then offer targeted, versatile, custom programming solutions that grow with the business.
Stratix is the largest outsourcing Managed Mobile Services provider helping the world’s leading companies deliver mobile solutions to their workforce. For three decades, enterprises have trusted and relied on Stratix’s Managed Mobile Services solution to simplify the complexity of mobile.
From the conception of an idea to marketing to acquire customers of a living dream, We Live Branding helps bring their business or brand to life. They are a turnkey organization focused on marketing, media, UI/UX and creative graphics services.
The App Development firm very closely, and on a day-to-day basis; conducting both primary and secondary Research that involves:
- Interviewing app development companies around the world
- Interviewing mobile app Developers across the globe
- Evaluating SEO results for mobile app development companies, and leveraging sophisticated tools/algorithms to assess each app development companies capability
- Interviewing firms that have 1) engaged an app development company, and 2) successfully deployed one or more apps.