Looking for a top mobile app development company in Nashville?

Building a mobile app is expensive. In fact, it can cost $10,000 to $150,000, unless you want an out-of-the-box solution with a DIY app builder. So, choosing the right app developer is important because it can save you time and money and result in an app that makes your business stand out.

As you begin the process of hiring an app development company, remember to define the type of app you want before starting conversations with developers. How complex your app idea is will determine your budget and the skill level you need in an app developer. Then, once conversations begin, ask for portfolio items, reviews, and references. Be sure to bring up timeline, too, so you align on expectations.

Overall, with about 90% of time on mobile spent in apps, investing in a mobile app for your business may help attract customers and get your brand in front of more people.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top mobile app developers in Nashville. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best Nashville Mobile App Development Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Mobile Mentor is an app development company based in Nashville, Tenn. with other locations in Auckland and Wellington, New Zealand, and Sydney, Australia. The company was founded in 2004 and has since grown to a team of 55 that is dedicated to building mobile apps.

    Clients
    BP
    Price Waterhouse Cooper
    Hospital Corporation of America
    Onesie
    Notable Project

    A forestry company had supply chain problems and needed to develop a software solution. Over the course of two projects, Mobile Mentor has developed an app for iOS and Android that streamlines communication throughout the company, providing real-time product and driver information and receipt tracking.

    "The time that we spent managing our docket information reduced by roughly 20%, which equates to saving roughly five people several hours of work. However, the real power and impact came from the quality of information and our ability to now make better business decisions with this information." — Project Coordinator, Forestry Company

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Franklin TN

    Metova is a privately held leading technology company based in Franklin, Tenn., with a team of 131 professionals. Since 2006, they have provided their services in custom software, mobile app, and web development for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies.

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Amazon
    Netflix
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of Metova's projects involved work with a compliance system. The system needed help with creating a cloud option for their clients. Metova provided the cloud solution and continues to work with the system for ongoing support and development. Deployment, maintenance, and support so far have been smooth with Metova.

    "Their responsiveness was impressive, and they were willing to work hard for our business even though we are a really small company. We felt heard, important to them. They also listened to our concerns as to why we left the other, original vendor." - Co-Founder, SILO Compliance System

  • 3
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Slingshot is a software and app development company headquartered in Louisville, Ky. They were founded in 2005, and they have a team of over 25 people. The company mainly provides custom mobile app development, software development, and UX/UI design services.
     

    Clients
    Petfirst
    Metlife
    Petfirst Metlife Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
    Churchill Downs
    Notable Project

    Slingshot built an app for a pet insurance company to build their ability to deliver outstanding customer service. They implemented the ability to submit claims via a streamlined process from within the app, eliminated the need to fill out paperwork and track down information from vets, and allowed users to upload pictures of their pets and submit claims via a conversational interface. The client was impressed with their communication and ability to execute. 

    “Slingshot is highly communicative and requires minimal oversight. Their work is consistently high quality, resulting in increased retention rates and decreased claims processing time. They could provide more pushback when needed, but the team does phenomenal work.” — CEO, Pet Insurance Company

  • 4
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Acklen Avenue Software is a digital production agency that is headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., and was founded in 2011. Acklen Avenue Software's team of about 60 employees specializes in custom software, web, and mobile app development, as well as digital marketing and engagement.

    Clients
    SplitSecnd
    Drillnomics
    TAFS
    Notable Project

    Acklen Avenue Software partnered with an entertainment data startup that provides wearable devices for large events that offer event-specific surveys. Acklen Avenue Software built an SMS-based survey distribution system, built a backend using AWS to create survey questions, and developed Raspberry Pi software to collect survey answers and broadcast info to the wearable devices. 

    "Acklen Avenue has their clients' best interests at heart. They take ownership. They're a great team and tool. They make software make sense." - Co-Founder/CTO, entertainment data startup

  • 5
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Twin Sun is a digital firm that was founded in 2017 and is located in Nashville, Tenn. Twin Sun's team of about 10 employees specializes in web development, custom software development, and mobile app development. 

    Clients
    US Framing
    Notable Project

    Twin Sun partnered with an app project that had become stagnant and had unresolved problems. Twin Sun conducted a code analysis and an infrastructure review of the current state of the product before developing a new action plan and set of goals. They met all project goals and budgetary requirements, leading to the app's long-awaited launch. 

     

  • 6
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brentwood TN

    PointClear Solutions is a 50+ app and bespoke software developer founded in 2006. Highly experienced in the healthcare space, this Atlanta-based team also works from New York, Birmingham, AL, and Nashville, TN.

    Clients
    Nuance
    Philips
    St. Jude Medical
    Walgreens
    Industries
    Notable Project

    PointClear developed, designed, and provided UI/UX work for the client’s mobile apps. The team’s experience with healthcare, their expertise, and their functional end-product were appreciated.

    “Everyone that I’ve dealt with at PointClear has been very professional. They are very well credentialed.” – Project Manager, Healthcare Firm

  • 7
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Speak Creative, founded in 1999, is an agency that specializes in web design, digital strategy, mobile app development, and video production services. The company is headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., with an additional office in Nashville, Tenn. Their team of 39 employees  works with small businesses; they also work with some mid-market and enterprise businesses. They focus work with  non-profit, health care & medical, and education industries.
     

    Clients
    Graceland
    Gathering Place Tulsa
    Omaha Zoo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Speak Creative provided web development and digital marketing services for an animal rescue. The client had recently merged with another organization, and needed a website to represent the new merger. Speak Creative created a new website that is also mobile-friendly, and they were able to combine the organizations’ information to put on the site. They added multiple visual features and an “Adopt a Pet” button. The company and the client continue to work together on the site and on digital marketing initiatives.
     

    “People were impressed with the quality of work and creativity that they injected into the project. We've also seen an increase in traffic and an increase in adoptions since launching the new website.” — Digital Director, Animal Rescue 

  • 8
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Founded in 2012, DePalma is a UX/UI design and development shop headquartered in Nashville, Tenn. A team of 15+, DePalma is a veteran-owned small business (VOSB) with experience in industries including accounting and finance, electronics manufacturing, gas and oil, government, healthcare, insurance, music and entertainment, utilities, telecommunications, and transportation.

    Clients
    Deloitte
    Unum
    Edgenet
    Schneider Electric
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A shipping company that moves goods via waterways hired  DePalma Studios to design a web-based application to help captains safely navigate rivers. DePalma Studios launched a discovery phase for the app, speaking with employees at all levels of the shipping company to learn what features may be useful. Then, they transitioned to designing and prototyping the application. At the time of the review, the development process was about to begin. The shipping company is satisfied with the preliminary work and research that DePalma Studios completed. 

    "DePalma Studios understands how to communicate to individuals of varying levels of expertise. I can put them in front of executives, captains, or IT partners and be confident they'll speak appropriately." – Marketing Manager, Shipping Company 

  • 9
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Founded in 2011, FortyAU is a development firm. Their team of around 65 employees is based in Nashville, with an additional office in Denver. They focus on custom software development, UI/UX design, and mobile app development, primarily for the healthcare and financial industries.

    Clients
    Healthcare Corporation of America
    Smile Direct Club
    Connect Your Care
    Center for Medical Interoperability
    Industries
    Notable Project

    FortyAU developed software for a healthcare services practitioner. The system managed scheduling and automated processes for the client. The team also provided data migration services.

    "Our entire front-end revenue cycle process became paperless." – COO, Healthcare Services Practicioner

  • 10
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Levogy is a tech firm based in Nashville, Tenn. with fewer than 10 members. Founded in 2019, they specialize in custom software development, mobile app development, and cloud consulting services for clients ranging from small startups to large corporations.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Levogy provided IT consulting advice for a medical equipment provider. The provider wanted to improve the log-in times of one of their Microsoft WVD solutions. The project was successful.

    “There was constant and open between myself and Aaron to make sure everything was working as expected.” - Systems Administrator, Medical Equipment Provider

  • 11
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brentwood TN

    Mobile app development company Mercury Intermedia is located in Brentwood, Tenn. Since its founding in 2005, they've helped enterprise, mid-market, and small business clients with their app development, UX/UI, web design, and cloud needs. The team of nearly 30 employees has the most experience with clients in the media, arts/entertainment, and education industries.

    Clients
    USA Today
    CNN
    TED Talks
    Washington Post
    Industries
  • 13
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Nashville TN

    DevDigital is a web development firm founded in 2007 in Nashville, Tenn. DevDigital's team of nearly 100 employees specializes in software, web, and mobile app development, along with CMS and SEO solutions and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Tootsies
    The Home Depot
    The Stage
    The Escape Game
    Notable Project

    DevDigital partnered with a healthcare research firm to develop an adaptive learning platform. Users of the platform answer a series of behavioral questions, a process that produces valuable data that provide hospitals and healthcare organizations with analytics to determine opportunities for growth and development. Since the platform's launch, it has seen 25,000 unique users who have generated more than 200 million data points.

     

  • 14
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Nashville TN
    LunarLincoln is a small mobile app development company. Established in 2013, the firm is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. Their services include mobile app development, ux/ui design, and IoT development.
  • 15
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN
    T R I M is a software development company launched in 2014. The small team focuses on custom software development, mobile app development, AR/VR development, and web development. The agency is based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Nashville, Tennessee.
  • 16
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Franklin TN
    Americaneagle.com is a web design agency. Established in 1978, the midsize company is in Des Plaines, Illinois; Chicago, Illinois; Plano, Texas and Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Their team focuses on web design, web development, search engine optimization, digital strategy, and more.
    Industries
  • 17
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Nashville TN
    Mobile app development company ScanIDme Inc was founded in 2011. The small Nashville, Tennessee-based team focuses on mobile app development, ux/ui design, application testing, application management & support, and more.
  • 18
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN
    Harmon Group, an advertising company, is located in Nashville, Tennessee. The small company was founded in 1988. Their team focuses on advertising, mobile app development, public relations, video production, and more.
    Industries
  • 19
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN
    BAM! is an application development company established in 2009. They are based in Nashville, Tennessee and have a small team. Their services include mobile app development, pay per click, search engine optimization, social media marketing, and more.
    Industries
  • 20
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Nashville TN
    P.O.G. Is a web design agency based in Nashville, Tennessee. They offer web design, search engine optimization, mobile app development, and web development and were established in 2009.
  • 21
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Franklin TN
    Software development company Homeland, LLC was founded in 2011. They are in Franklin, Tennessee and have a small team. Their services include custom software development, IT strategy consulting, business consulting, mobile app development, and more.
  • 22
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Clarksville TN
    Earth Billboard is an application development company. Their small team is in Clarksville, Tennessee. Their services include mobile app development, search engine optimization, social media marketing, web design, and more.
  • 23
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Nashville TN
    Branding company Mammoth is located in Nashville, Tennessee. They focus on branding, digital strategy, e-commerce development, mobile app development, and more and were founded in 2011.
  • 24
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Nashville TN

    Atiba is a software development firm founded in 1992 in Nashville, Tenn. Atiba's team of nearly 40 employees has almost three decades of experience in web design and software and mobile app development. The firm primarily works with clients from the consumer products, healthcare, and IT industries. 

    Clients
    Make A Wish Foundation
    LeadDolphin
    Dell
    Vanderbilt University
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Atiba partnered with a government agency to design and develop a smartphone application to provide voting information and updates to users. Users are able to access their voter information, find polling locations and hours, and view voter-specific district and elected official information.

     

  • 25
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Nashville TN
    Level60 Consulting is a small big data company. Launched in 2006, the agency is based in Nashville, Tennessee. Their services include BI & big data consulting & SI, custom software development, business consulting, and mobile app development.
    Industries
  • 26
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Nashville TN
    Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Brand Aid Design Co. Is a branding agency. The small company was launched in 2003. Their team specializes in branding, email marketing, web design, web development, and more.
  • 27
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Franklin TN
    Caddis is a web design company. The small Franklin, Tennessee-based company was launched in 2010. Their services include web design, content marketing, digital strategy, branding, and more.
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