The Best Mobile App Development Companies in RVA

Looking for a top mobile app development companies in Richmond?

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 Richmond. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Richmond Mobile App Development Companies

  • 1

    Shockoe

    Shockoe is a full-service digital agency that creates innovative mobile apps for both consumers and employees and focuses on delivering the latest in mobile, mixed reality, and voice technology. Founded in 2010, Shockoe has over 40 employees at its Richmond, Va. headquarters. From product strategy through design and implementation, Shockoe partners with its clients build solutions driving intentional behaviors that help meet clients’ overall digital and business objectives.
     

    Notable Project

    A grocery store wanted to create a mobile customer rewards system, and knew developers, but didn’t know any that excelled in mobile app development. They found Shockoe and were really impressed with them.

    “Having the owner and the core team members being in on all the calls and really taking the time to make sure we were taken care of was very impressive.” – IT Manager, Grocery Store Chain

    Former clients
    AC Moore
    JB Hunt
    T-Mobile
    Winn Dixie
    Virginia Credit Union
    21st Century Insurance
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Richmond, VA
    4.7
    4.7
    17 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 500 (2019) , Richmond Times-Dispatch: Top Places to Work (2019)

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  • 2

    NS804

    NS804 is a software development firm founded in 2012. Their team consists of 11 employees, and they have offices in Richmond, Va. The firm specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and custom software development for a variety of industries.

    Notable Project

    A technology consulting firm wanted to develop a mobile app but needed technical resources to support the development. NS804 helped the client fine-tune its general concept before completing the app's design, development, and coding. Throughout the project, they leveraged their experience and expertise to proved crucial guidance.

    "They were able to grasp our concept, pick up the ball, and run with it. They even provided improvements on my original idea." - Managing Partner, Technology Consulting Firm

    Former clients
    Whystle
    Dental Pro Trader
    Parket
    Paxis Pro
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Richmond, VA
    4.9
    4.9
    25 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Fulcrum Collaborations

    Fulcrum Collaborations is a software development company. Founded in 2010, the company's team of 9 works out of their offices in Richmond, Va. They focus on custom software development, mobile app development, CRM consulting, and sales intelligence for clients in finance, real estate, and healthcare.

    Notable Project

    A banking company had several critical data centers and needed them to be connected. Fulcrum Collaborations synced all the data centers by using real-time data in the bank's reporting process. The platform boasts an intuitive interface that's accessible to the management.

    "Fulcrum continues to provide new ideas and always takes it to the next step when they see what the customer needs." - Regional Director, Banking Company

    Former clients
    Credit Suisse
    Mckesson
    Edleman
    Jone Lang LaSalle
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Richmond, VA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    2014 RichTech Technology Awards Finalist

  • 4

    Creative2

    Founded in 2009, Creative 2 is a digital development company based in King George, Va. Their team of 13 employees specializes in web design, web development, and mobile app development for small business and midmarket clients in the advertising and IT industries.

    Notable Project

    Creative 2 built several sites for a VR creative agency. They used designs and input from the client to create websites specific to each of their products. The most common project was building a Wordpress site, but their work also included Drupal, Joomla, and .NET sites. The client was very happy with the work and says that the team is very reliable. 

    “They’ve also done a great job of building sites that even non-technical clients can use effectively with very little need for additional site maintenance or follow-up.” – CEO, VR Creative Agency
     

    Former clients
    NVRetail
    Ninja Skincare
    PanoPlanning
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place King George, VA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
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