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List of the Top App Developers in Detroit

How Do You Find the Best App Developer in Detroit?

If you need help finding the perfect app development company for your next app development project, we've got you covered.

We put together a list of the best most app developers in Detroit. Use this list to understand each company’s strengths, read reviews of past projects, and easily get in touch with a potential developer to begin the vetting process.

  • 1

    BMG Media Co.

    BMG Media Co. is a graphic design company that was founded in 2009. Headquartered in Detroit, Mich., they have offices elsewhere in Birmingham, Mich., and in Morroco. They have about 85 employees that serve the entertainment, financial services, healthcare, and IT sectors. Services include custom software development, web development, and web design. 

    Notable Project

    BMG Media designed a WordPress website to increase online traffic and boost customer engagement. by They produced a custom intranet data entry system for a wireless carrier affiliate.  Sales volumes increased as a result. 

    "Their service was great, and the delivery was on-point. They were never late on a target." – Director of Sales, Voice-Carrier Affiliate 

    Former Clients
    Perricone MD
    BFile Systems
    Neptix
    Jamba Juice Detroit
    Townhouse
    Prime & Proper
    7 Greens
    Fortis Net Lease
    Dollar Store Properties
    Pocket Fund
    Rug-Ed Cases
    George Enterprises
    Wireless Vision
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Birmingham , MI
  • 2

    AI Software LLC

    AI Software LLC is a Detroit-based development company with offices in Irvine, CA, and India. Since 2009, the agency and its approximately 25 employees work with different-sized clients on their custom software development, mobile app development and web development needs. 

    Notable Project

    An automotive paint shop hired AI Software LLC to develop a custom software system. After the initial project was completed, Al Software LLC continued to provide maintenance, updating and adding modules to the software when needed. The client spoke highly of Al Software LLC's reliability.

    "One of the challenges of working with us is that things change often, and they’re [Al Software LLC] very good at reacting to those changes and implementing them in a way that's effective for our business."- Manager of Information Systems, Automotive Paint Shop 

    Former Clients
    Jacobs Engineering
    SanDisk
    DataFusion
    FullThrottle Technologies
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Troy , MI
  • 3

    jācapps

    jācapps is a digital agency that was founded in 2008 and is based in Bingham Farms, Mich. The team of about 35 have expertise in mobile app and web development, UX/UI design, and marketing strategy. 

    Notable Project

    jācapps developed a radio app for a faith-based station with an offline playback feature. After working with jācapps, the app ranks at number 10 for relevant keywords and has around 300,000 downloads. The client felt that jācapps was professional, responsive, and easy to work with. 

    "It’s rare to see this level of responsiveness, especially in the tech side of the world. jācapps has been fantastic to work with." – Director, Faith-Based Radio Station

    Former Clients
    Ford
    South by Southwest
    PodcastOne
    Stoneco
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Bingham Farms , MI
    Awards

    DiSciTech Award, Corp! Magazine: Economic Bright Spot Award

  • 4

    I-PhoneAppDeveloper

    I-PhoneAppDeveloper is a Detroit-based development company has been working on digital projects since 2013. I-PhoneAppDeveloper and its 50+ team specialize in mobile app development, web development, and e-commerce development.
    Notable Project

    I-PhoneAppDeveloper works on several projects for a Taiwan-based development agency. The agency focuses on development, but I-PhoneAppDeveloper does all of their coding work. The client is always satisfied with all the work that they do for them.

    "I-PhoneAppDeveloper is our long-term partner, and they have been useful in every aspect, including providing technical consult, reasonable pricing, 24/7 support, design mockups, and almost everything you can ask for."-International PR Specialist, Web & App Development Company

    Former Clients
    KIFF
    Ordrix
    Geolense
    Doc99
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Farmington Hills , MI
  • 5

    THINKLIONS

    THINKLIONS is a development company located in Oak Park, Mich. The team of less than 10 has been specializing in mobile app development, web development and web design since 2013. 

    Notable Project

    THINKLIONS created an e-commerce website for a clothing company. Besides the e-commerce elements, the website featured complex elements like 3D models and ways to design your own products. There has been positive feedback from users due to the ease of the website. The client was satisfied with THINKLIONS' responsiveness.

    "In the past I had reached out to people that, when I explained what I wanted, built something different... They [THINKLIONS] get the vision, and they can get something done from it." – Owner, Clothing Company

    Former Clients
    AURA
    Pocket Parties
    Dynaleski
    MinorSociety
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Oak Park , MI
    Awards

     BBB: Accredited Business

  • 6

    Future Help Designs

    Future Help Designs is a development company based in Pontiac, Mich. Founded in 2008, the team of fewer than 5 provides expertise in mobile app development and UX/UI design.

    Notable Project

    A digital marketing agency wanted an iPad app that would work as a digital portfolio. Future Help Designs provided the backend coding, as well as visual elements on the frontend. The client found Future Help Designs to be extremely versatile and resourceful. 

    "They [Future Help Designs] go beyond common programming and can find custom solutions to unique problems." – Partner, Digital Marketing Agency

    Former Clients
    ;KeepInMind
    iBAA
    Go JUGGLE
    Bee Free
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Pontiac , MI
    Awards

    Corp! Magazine's DiSciTech Award

  • 7

    Altimetrik

    Altimetrik is computer software company that was founded in 2012. Headquartered in Southfield, Mich., they have additional offices in the U.S., India, Uruguay, Singapore, and the UAE. Altimetrik has more than 1,000 employees do enterprise app modernization, web design, and application management and support. Most clients are in the financial services and telecommunications sectors.  
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place Southfield , MI
  • 8

    Vectorform

    Vectorform is an app, web, and software development company headquartered in Royal Oak, Mich. with other offices in Seattle, Wash.; New York, N.Y.; and Munich, Germany. The company has about 140 employees. Vectorform offers web design and development; custom software development; mobile app development; and UX/UI design, among other services.
    Notable Project

    A large technology corporation partnered with Vectorform to create economic and professional applications of their augmented reality headset.

    The result was a prototyping engine for vehicle designers and engineers, who use the mixed-reality capacity of the headset to interact with 3-dimensional holograms of car parts.

    Former Clients
    Google
    Disney
    Samsung
    BMW
    American Express
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Seattle , WA
    Awards
    MichBusiness Award, Technology Gurus Category; Red Dot Award; Automation Alley Technology Company of the Year
  • 9

    Appsted Ltd

    Appsted is a software company headquartered in Detroit, Mich. Founded in 2009, Appsted focuses on mobile app development, UX/UI design, and application testing.  
    Notable Project

    Appsted developed a coupon app that allows users to find nearby deals and discounts on groceries, meals, and a variety of brands. Using location-based and category-based search options, the app helps users save money.

    Former Clients
    Who's In?
    Juvly
    WeBild
    Menuvenu
    Notch
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Detroit , MI
  • 10

    iRule

    iRule is a software development company that was founded in 2009. Based in Detroit, Mich., iRule's team of around 10 employees specializes in custom software development, UX/UI design, and mobile app development.  
    Former Clients
    iTunes
    SHARP
    Hue
    Nest
    Sony
    Roku
    Yamaha
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Detroit , MI
  • 11

    RIIS LLC

    RIIS LLC is a software and mobile application development company based in Troy, Mich and founded in 1998. RIIS (Research Into Internet Systems) has a team of about 60 employees. The company works primarily to provide clients with mobile app development, web development, and custom software development services. 
    Notable Project

    RIIS worked with a city's public transportation department to build the city's first all-in-one public transportation app. The company created an app that allowed the user to see various bus routes based on day, time, and location in a smooth, streamlined process.

    Former Clients
    Wellzie
    AiM
    culturecliQ
    Lake Trust
    DTE Energy
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Troy , MI
  • 12

    Incipia

    Incipia is a software company based in Royal Oak, Mich. Since 2015, Incipia's team of around 10 employees has assisted clients with mobile app development, mobile app marketing, and UX/UI design.
    Former Clients
    Wordscapes
    PeopleFun
    WeatherBug
    Peloton
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Royal Oak , MI
  • 13

    Marvel Apps

    Marvel Apps is a mobile application developer based in Royal Oak, Mich. and founded in 2008. Their 3 full-time employees specialize in mobile app development, UX/UI design, web development, and custom software development.  
    Notable Project

    One of Marvel Apps' more sophisticated projects is a corporate wellness application that rewards healthy behaviors, such as walking and exercise. It was their first application built in Swift after its release, which enabled Marvel Apps to give it functionality that reflected its updated design. The app rewards users for taking steps, giving them points that can be redeemed for a variety of prizes, or to play games with other users. Companies can integrate the application into their overall corporate wellness program, creating an engaging reward structure for maintaining a culture of health. 

    Former Clients
    Zumba Mexican Grill
    eCaravan
    Coleman
    Civilian Marksmanship Program
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Royal Oak , MI
  • 14

    Detroit Labs

    Detroit Labs is a computer software company that specializes in web development, web design, mobile app development, and UX/UI design services. They were founded in 2011 and have about 114 employees. Detroit Labs currently works with several enterprise-sized clients. 
    Former Clients
    Bosch
    Chevrolet
    University of Michigan
    DTE Energy
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Detroit , MI