The Best Mobile App Development Companies in Calgary

List of the Best Calgary Mobile App Development Companies

Looking for top mobile app development companies in Calgary?

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

  • 1

    Vog App Developers

    Vog App Developers is an app development agency founded in 2012 and based in Calgary, Canada. With a team of around 20 employees, Vog provides mainly mobile app development but can also offer custom software development and UX/UI services to businesses of all sizes.

    Notable Project

    Vog App Developers worked with a healthcare practice to create an intuitive, user-friendly mobile app that provides medical information and reminders to patients. Vog built the app from the very beginning, with logo work, UX/UI designs, and code writing. The client has reported positive feedback with only minor glitches that were quickly resolved in the early stages of the app's implementation.

    “They offered a lot of insight into the development process, presenting ideas that we hadn’t considered.” - Partner, Healthcare Practice

    Former clients
    Johnston's Grain
    Snapbets
    eJourney Manager
    Awtale
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.7
    4.7
    29 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    BBB Accredited Business

  • 2

    TERRAFORM

    TERRAFORM is a premium custom software and mobile app developer in Calgary, Canada. It was founded in 2009 and currently has a team of fewer than 20 people. TERRAFORM works primarily with small to mid-market businesses from the oil, gas, and energy industries. The team not only specializes in mobile app development services but also offers custom software development and web applications, UI/UX design, and website development and consultation.

    Notable Project

    A construction company hired TERRAFORM to create an iOS tablet app. Per the client's requirements, they created an app that could work offline and automatically sync with the servers once in coverage range. 

    "Overall, they've addressed any questions that have come up. Change orders were done in a timely manner. ... Their personality stands out. They're outgoing, easy to talk to, and easy to follow up with." – Business Operations Manager, Construction Company

    Former clients
    Zomongo
    Wood Buffalo Environmental Association
    Awire Tech
    Paint My Ride
    Need a Sitter
    Oilfield Lease Locator
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.2
    4.2
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Essential Designs

    Essential Designs is a development agency with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, and Calgary, Canada. Since 2008, the team of fewer than 50 has been specialized in mobile app development, web development, and custom software development.   

    Notable Project

    Essential Designs built a mobile app that is geared to expedited emergency response times for drug overdoses. The app is available on iOS and Android platforms and has several specialized features, including text-to-speech technology. The app is on schedule for launch and early feedback has been positive. The client was extremely pleased with Essential Designs' great communication.

    "Their [Essential Designs] professionalism and knowledge of their craft were exceptional."- Founder of Emergency Response App

    Former clients
    Honeywell
    Vancouver CoastalHealth
    TEDx
    Vancouver School Board
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    12 Clutch reviews
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  • 4

    Arter Kirkwood & Associates

    Arter Kirkwood & Associates is a mobile app development company founded in 2010 and based in Calgary, Canada. Arter Kirkwood's team of fewer than 10 employees provides governments, corporations, and nonprofits with mobile app development, UX/UI design, and mobile and app marketing services.

    Notable Project

    Working with a government relations agency, Arter Kirkwood developed a mobile app and website to expand a pre-existing public alerting system. Working alongside another firm, Arter Kirkwood rebuilt and modernized the mobile app and website for iOS and Android, working quickly and with great flexibility under the timeline given.

    “I can't stress enough how accommodating their team is—we've had no issues whatsoever.” - Public Alert Manager, Government Relations Agency

    Former clients
    Government of Alberta
    City of Calgary
    Investopedia
    NEWSCO
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Oracast

    Oracast is a digital solutions firm in Calgary, Canada founded in 2003. Their company of 11 also has an office in Kelowna, Canada, and provides mobile app development, custom software development, and UX/UI design services.

    Notable Project

    Oracast built a subscription-based platform for a workplace safety training firm. They developed a system that digitized access and reporting functionalities for training certification. After completing the project, the client kept them on to continue to build on their product and develop additional modules. The client was impressed with their depth of knowledge. 

    "Oracast excels at understanding a client’s needs. They demonstrate a deep understanding of code and can translate technical language into layperson’s terms—and vice versa." – Owner, Workplace Safety Training Firm

    Former clients
    Shell
    Telus
    Canadian Tire
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 6

    Orbitum Labs

    Orbitum Labs is an app development company based in Calgary, Canada. Founded in 2014, they work primarily with small businesses in information technology, health care, and real estate industries. In addition to mobile app development, their 3-man team provides UX/UI design and application testing.

    Notable Project

    Orbitum Labs developed an iOS and Android app for a veterinary clinic group. Their work included backend development, API integrations, and UX/UI. They provided high-quality work and the platform is now available in the Google Play and Apple App Store. Their team provided honest feedback to improve features and functionalities.

    “Their guidance is informed by industry best practices, always taking a collaborative approach to development.” — VP Marketing, Veterinary Clinic Group

    Former clients
    TMG Construction
    THRIVE
    HatchTank
    Jacobson Engineering
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Vertical Motion

    Vertical Motion is a software and mobile development firm founded in 2006 and based in Calgary, Canada, with a satellite office in Vancouver, Canada. Vertical Motion has a team of about 10 and offers mobile app development, enterprise app modernization, custom software development, and UX/UI design services to a variety of clients.

    Notable Project

    Vertical Motion was hired to provide WordPress development and marketing work for a publishing company. The client looked to have a website that could host its newsletter, which Vertical Motion quickly provided to high praise, and the project soon grew to encompass marketing efforts and technical support because the partnership was working so smoothly.

    "It feels like we're co-creating, and it feels like we're more partners than clients." - Executive, Publishing Company

    Former clients
    Shell
    University of Calgary
    Calgary Humane Society
    Alberta Health Services
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Digital Alberta Awards Best in B2C Innovation (2014) , Digital Alberta Awards Mobile Applications (2014)

  • 8

    Surge Software

    Surge Software is a software development agency headquartered in Bellevue, WA, with other offices in Sacramento, CA, Baltimore, MD, and Salt Lake City, UT. The agency of 160+ employees provides custom software development, web development, mobile app development, and e-commerce development services.

    Notable Project

    A consulting firm hired Surge Software for web development and UX work. The agency provided staff augmentation across different platforms. The consulting firm felt that Surge was responsive and that its work has been extremely valuable to the company. 

    "I’m comfortable in the knowledge that if issues arose with any team member, I could talk honestly with Surge and they would remedy the situation. Be open, articulate your goals, and they will work with you to provide solutions." – Director of Software, Management Consulting Firm

    Former clients
    Ralph Lauren
    Verizon
    UnderArmor
    Purdue University
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies (2012-2018) , Stevie Awards: Bronze - Company of the Year - Computer Software (2014)

  • 9

    App Guys Inc.

    App Guys Inc. is a development company in Calgary, Canada. App Guys was founded in 2014 and has fewer than 10 employees. The company provides its clients with mobile app development, web development, and custom software development services.

    Notable Project

    A consumer loyalty app hired App Guys when its founder struggled to develop code for the app. App Guys rebuilt the app from scratch for both iOS and Android and successfully implemented a barcode-scanning tool that allows customers to quickly and easily scan barcodes.

    “We've received nothing but positive feedback from partners and users alike.” - Founder, Consumer Loyalty App

    Former clients
    StaffingCall
    The;Selfling Teen Support Foundation
    eMoodie
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Calibre Consulting

    Calibre Consulting is a software development firm founded in 2014. Based in Calgary, Canada, they have a team of less than nine employees. Calibre Consulting specializes in custom software development, mobile app development, and web development. 

    Notable Project

    Calibre served an energy company by working on a software development project, including an Office 360 email migration. The client was impressed with the team's involvement and dedication to the project.

    "Working together made it much less of a struggle to accomplish what we have within the set timeframes." – President, Energy Company

    Former clients
    TomTom
    University of Oxford
    virgincare
    tech21
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    Agilecollab Inc.

    Founded in 2015, Agilecollab Inc. is a development firm. Their team of around 5 employees is based in Calgary, Canada. They focus on custom software, web, and mobile app development.

    Notable Project

    Agilecollab Inc. developed a website for a sports technology company. The team built multiple pages, include key information, and created new functionality. The client saw an increase in web traffic and customers.

    "They embraced the challenge that came with learning about our technology and visualizing our needs." – CEO, Sports Technology Company

    Former clients
    Qwixskinz
    ZOON MEDIA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Lattice Studios

    Lattice Studios is a digital product design and development agency located in Toronto, and Calgary, Canada. They have two employees. Founded in 2018, they provide web development as well as product and graphic design services. Their clients include small businesses and midmarket agencies in business services and education as well as the arts, entertainment, and music industries.

    Notable Project

    Lattice Studios developed a website to increase visibility for an employer-assisted loan repayment company. They also rebuilt the backend of the client's software product. The website generated exclusively positive feedback.

    "They really listened to our needs and understood what our specific challenges were." —Communications Director, Employer-Assisted Loan Repayment Company

    Former clients
    Neuwly Inc
    De-Pipe
    Reader LLC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    Neusol LLC

    Neusol LLC is a technology service provider based in Dubai, UAE, with offices in Karachi, Pakistan; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Melbourne, Australia; and Calgary, Canada. The provider, founded in 2010, has more than 50 employees and provides, among others, custom software development, mobile app development, and web development services to small and midmarket companies and institutions.

    Notable Project

    Neusol LLC was hired by a Government Department to help with various web and mobile solutions based on specific requirements like adding more features to their web portal, updating to newer technology, and integration with third parties like payment gateways. Neusol LLC delivered on all requirements.

    "Their team tries to align with timelines, putting more resources on a project to ensure it is being delivered on time." - Project Manager, Government Department 

    Former clients
    HBMeU
    ESMA
    MOE UAE
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    3.8
    3.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    GROW Wireless Inc.

    GROW Wireless Inc. is a full-service development company in Calgary, Canada. Its small team of fewer than 10 employees specializes in custom software development, mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design. GROW Wireless was founded in 2008.

    Notable Project

    A consulting company hired GROW Wireless as an outsourced technology team. GROW Wireless handles various tasks for the company, such as mobile app development, web development, data integration, and e-commerce. GROW Wireless is reliable and keeps to deadlines, stays within budget limits, and generally launches products with few bugs and glitches.

    "GROW Wireless is strong in multiple areas, including development, design, and programming." - President, Consulting Company

    Former clients
    Rundle College
    Appreciado
    TAG Recruitment Group
    Shuswap Ski & Board
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.5
    4.5
    3 Clutch reviews
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