List of the Best Canada Mobile App Development Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    RootQuotient is a technology and development partner based in Montreal. The team of 12 also has an office in Chennai, India and offers cross-platform app and software development services to its midmarket and small business clients. 

    Clients
    Siemens Gamesa
    Verizon
    Nokia
    L&T
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An education communication platform hired RootQuotient to develop a mobile and web app to promote better communication between schools and parents. They used a cross-platform tool to develop the app and created automated functionalities including attendance tracking and student feedback. The product helped the client convert users. 

    "They’ve been really helpful right from the ideation stage. They clearly explained the process of the collaboration upfront." – Co-Founder, Education Platform 

  • 2
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    TTT Studios is a software development studio of 33 employees. Founded in 2010, they are based in Vancouver, Canada. They provide mobile app, custom software, and web development, primarily to enterprise and midmarket clients.
     

    Clients
    KPMG
    YVR
    Logitech
    Pricing Solutions
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A retail software company hired TTT Studios to develop iOS and Android applications. They integrated these scalable applications with a POS, e-commerce backend, and multiple APIs. The app helped users manage memberships and loyalty points. The client was pleased with their expert suggestions and flexible approach.

    “They were solid, professional, and knowledgeable. Their development approach was creative.” Director of Marketing, Retail Software Company
     

  • 3
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    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.   

    Clients
    Teck
    Columbia University
    Honeywell
    Vancouver School Board
    Industries
    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

  • 4
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Founded in 2011, Guarana Technologies is a mobile agency headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with additional offices in Montreal, Canada, and Parque Campolin, Brazil. Guarana Technologies has around 20 employees who focus on mobile app development, UX/UI design, and IoT development.

    Clients
    Raden
    Evenflow
    Life you Love
    KINETICOACH
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A fitness startup hired Guarana Technologies to design and develop a personal fitness app for travelers. Guarana Technologies created an app that suggests customized workouts based on user data, preferences, and access to equipment. The client appreciated Guarana Technologies' ability to educate their team.

    "We haven't started large-scale marketing, but we're still averaging 100 downloads per week after 4 weeks." - Product Manager, Fitness Startup

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  • 5
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Victoria Canada

    FreshWorks Studio is an app develoment company. They were founded in 2016 and offer nearshore design and development services from  offices in Victoria, Vancouver, and Seattle. They have a team of over 60 that do UX/UI design and custom development of software including both mobile and web applications.

    Clients
    TELUS
    A Place For Mom
    Hootsuite
    Harbour Air
    Industries
    Notable Project

    FreshWorks Studio collaborated with in-house developers to build a website that allows for a national system of organ donation registry. They worked on the front- and backend, building an API to connect it to a mobile app. Now, they do maintenance and support demonstrations of the system to project partners.

    "They’re responsive and client oriented, making sure project needs are met. They deliver on what they promise and always bring the right people to the table. The entire team is incredibly impressive."

  • 6
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    247 Labs Inc. is an information technology company based in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2013, 247 Labs Inc. has around 30 employees who focus on mobile app development and web development for small and midmarket enterprise businesses, startups, and partner agencies.

    Clients
    Motorola
    Rogers Communications
    FidoJohnson & Johnson
    Davis & Henderson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A Canadian military nonprofit partnered with 247 Labs Inc. to build a job search platform for veterans integrating back into civilian life. 247 Labs Inc. was hired as a subcontractor responsible for delivering backend development with a focus on analytics, as well as longterm maintenance. 247 Labs Inc. used MongoDB and MySQL to develop the backend of the platform, including an automated matching functionality and improved on-site search. Following 247 Labs Inc.'s work, the military nonprofit noticed significant audience growth. 

    "Initially, we migrated around 7,000 candidates to the new platform. It reached 10,000 users by February 2018, which was a confirmation of the site’s design and usability. Our employer count also increased, from 300 at the time of migration to 450 by February 2018." - Program Manager, Military Nonprofit

  • 7
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Halifax Canada

    Located in Halifax, Canada, Mindsea prides itself on creating beautiful and integrated apps. With a team of about 20 employees, their informative apps are highlighted by Apple and come highly rated.

    Clients
    Constant Health
    Proposify
    Mobi Inc
    LuminUltra
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Mindsea upped the user experience for a men’s fashion app to increase engagement. The client complimented Mindsea’s expertise in not only UX design but also development.

    “They're a reasonably small team, but they have some exceptional developers. They consistently came up with great solutions , and we have yet to hire an engineer of our own that produces as high-quality content as anyone at MindSea.” – CEO, Men's Clothing Company

  • 8
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Vaughan Canada

    Clearbridge Mobile is a full-stack mobile app design and development firm based in Toronto, Canada. It has launched more than 250 apps for large enterprise clients including more than 35 Fortune 500s. These apps have been downloaded more than 300 million times.

    Clients
    Disney
    New England Sports Network (NESN)
    Groupe Media TFO
    Crohn’s and Colitis Canada
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Clearbridge developed a full-featured iOS and Android app that enabled telecom customers to pay their bills and manage their statements. The client raved about the team’s proactive attitude, immaculate project management process, and flawless – though complex – deliverables.

    “They’ve impressed multiple departments and teams within our organization. They’ve set a new standard for us.” – Product Manager, Telecommunications Company

  • 9
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Plastic Mobile is a mobile agency based in Toronto, Ontario, with an additional office in New York City. Founded in 2007, Plastic Mobile's team of around 90 employees specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and digital strategy, especially for midmarket clients in the advertising/marketing, financial services, and IT sectors.

    Clients
    Shoppers Drug Mart
    Pizza Pizza
    Rogers
    REALTOR.ca
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A pizza franchise hired Plastic Mobile to develop a mobile app. The client's goal was to provide a user-friendly app for ordering for carryout or delivery pizza. Following the mobile app's launch, Plastic Mobile created a video to help the client market the new app. Plastic Mobile later redesigned the client's website and implemented a responsive design. The client appreciated Plastic Mobile's creativity.

    "We see Plastic not only as a partner but as an extension of our group. They’re very unique, and that’s why they’re very good at what they do." - IT Director, Pizza Franchise

  • 10
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    App & Flow is a mobile development studio based in Montreal, Canada, that was established in 2015. Their 2-person team offers web development and mobile app development. 

    Notable Project

    App & Flow provided frontend development for a shipping platform for Android and iOS. Their team integrated data analytics and other features using React Native. Though the platform hasn't launched yet, App & Flow's work received positive feedback.

    "App & Flow was flexible – they knew our expectations and delivers high-quality work." – CEO, Service App 

  • 11
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Burnaby Canada

    Many Hats is a custom software development firm located in Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 2018, their team of approximately 5–6 employees serves businesses of all sizes and industries. In addition to custom software, their specialty is mobile app development, but they also provide AR/VR and web development.

    Clients
    Netcoins
    Phyxter
    Ava Home Garden
    Health Nunavut
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Many Hats assisted a video game studio with components of a multi-platform video game. Their services included in-game testing, TeamCity configuration, and CIS Server porting. They've helped the client successfully deploy their products across a variety of platforms.

    "The testing infrastructure created is also quite versatile, so we will continuously be able to develop new tests as the needs of the project arise." — Managing Director, Video Game Studio

  • 12
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    App-Scoop is a Vancouver based development and consulting firm. It was founded in 2015 and has a team of 13 that does mobile app development, web development, and custom software development.

    Clients
    BC Government
    Hitachi- Wenco Mining
    Blackgold ERP
    Taking Root
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The creators of a nightlife app were having trouble with a previous developer and brought in App-Scoop to save the project. App-Scoop redeveloped the back-end, along with making UI and speed enhancements for the iOS and Android app. 

    "They're lovely guys who are dedicated and hardworking. It’s exactly what we needed. They hit every target with minimal guidance...They’re genuinely excited to achieve your goals and build a relationship." – Founder, Nightlife App

  • 13
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Steamclock Software is a mobile app development company based in Vancouver. The company was founded in 2010 and now has a team of 12 that offers mobile app development and UX/UI design services to small and mid-size businesses.

    Clients
    HP Computers
    Hootsuite
    Intuit
    Indochino
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A software development company with an existing web-based video chat product wanted to convert it into a mobile app. Steamclock Software created an iOS-compatible version of the app and now provides iOS consulting services.

    "A lot of teams can do iOS and UX but not many also have the ability to get to the point where they’re pointing out flaws in a library that was written by Google. That combination is killer. In my mind, it makes them extremely unique. They have qualities I would not find easily in another company." –Founder, Software Company 

  • 14
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    Brossard Design is a software development company in Montreal. The company was established in 2013. With a team of 18 employees, they provide mobile app development, AR/VR development, and AI to their clients.
     

    Clients
    Golds Gym: We are pleased with the projects that Brossard Design were able to complete for us
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Brossard Design built a navigation app for a marketing agency that would help users find marketing companies in Montreal. They developed this app to include functionalities like city directory, weather forecast, find nearby places, reviews, and photos. Thanks to Brossard Design, the client has seen a surge in traffic since the app’s release.

    “Their workflow was quite efficient. We had an in-house meeting every two weeks. Marco (Managing Partner, Brossard Design) was a very patient project manager, and always willing to go the extra mile.” – COO, Marketing Agency
     

  • 15
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Edmonton Canada

    AIVIA Inc. is an app development studio based in Edmonton, Canada. Founded in 2002, this company has eight employees. Services provided by AIVIA Inc. include mobile app development and custom software development for small and midmarket companies across various industries.

    Clients
    Jayman BUILT Homes - Interactive Display Software
    Levven Electronics
    Government of Alberta - Service Awards Program
    Old Strathcona Farmers Market
    Industries
    Notable Project

    AIVIA Inc. provided app development services for a home electronics company. They developed several apps for both Android and iOS platforms based on the client's initial ideas. The client reported satisfaction with the work of AIVIA Inc. and continues to work with them for app maintenance and updates.

    "They take requirements given to them and return with intelligent questions, troubleshooting how to proceed considering the effects those requirements will have on the overall app." - Director of R&D, Home Electronics Company

  • 16
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London Canada

    Olio Digital Labs is a mobile app and web development company headquartered in London, Ontario with an office in Paris, Ontario. Founded in 2014, the small team of 5 specializes in web development and mobile app development.

    Clients
    College Pro
    The Home Depot + Connect Oasis
    Brandpoint Services
    CC Insurance
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Olio Digital Labs worked on web app development for an automotive startup. They built a web app from end-to-end in Laravel that connects drivers with local mechanics. The client appreciated their consistent communication throughout the project.

    “We had extensive conversations with our lead developer and never had any issues with communication. The whole team participated in the project and always had time to chat with us when we called. They replied almost instantly to emails and were exceptional across the board.” – Director of Marketing, Automotive Startup 

  • 17
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    Capermint Technologies Pvt Ltd is a mobile app development company established in 2014 and headquartered in Elgin, Ill. They also have offices in Giza, Egypt, Gaborone, South Africa, and Ahmedabad, India. Their team of 64 employees specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and logo design. Most of their clients are small businesses, although they work with many midmarket clients as well.

    Clients
    MPTV - Africa's Biggest Video Streaming App
    BasketG
    Burglar Bash
    Ludo Empire
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Capermint Technologies Pvt Ltd made a mobile app for a club promotion company. They initially matched the client with a UI designer to outline the requirements for the project, then they constructed the app to the client’s specifications, including bug and user testing.

    “They truly tailored to what we wanted. This was great to see, and I have asked Capermint to continue to improve the app since the initial development.” – Founder, Club Promotion Company

  • 18
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Pieoneers is a mobile app development company that was founded in 2009. The company is located in Vancouver, Canada where its team of 10 works on mobile app development, web development, web design, and UX/UI design for primarily small businesses. 

    Clients
    University of British Columbia (UBC)
    London School of Economics (LSE)
    Smith College
    University of Notre Dame (ND)
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A finance startup was defining its brand by creating its online presence. Pieoneers helped the client come up with the identity and then designed and developed a mobile web-based application that integrates the aspects of the new branding and syncs the company across all media.

    "We highly recommend Pieoneers as a team of friendly and highly skilled developers, designers, and product professionals. They can help fulfill any complex technological need, assist on product strategies and user experience." –Founder, Finance Startup

  • 19
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    AppStudio is a full service software design and development firm. They have offices in Toronto, Canada, and Chicago, IL.  Their team of 15+ focuses on mobile and web applications, and they work with startups, midmarket, and enterprise companies. They work in gaming, government, health, and consumer products industries.

    Clients
    iTaxi
    Medical Meals
    and Physio Therapy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    AppStudio developed a mobile app for a pizza chain. The company needed an app to remain competitive, and AppStudio integrated a newly built iOS and Android app into an existing backend system.

    “They were spot on in terms of budget and everything was delivered on time, every time. AppStudio did a good job handling everything in a timely manner.” – Marketing Manager, Pizza Chain

  • 20
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    Sidekick Interactive is a digital agency located in Montreal, Canada. Since 2011, their team of 12 has been specializing in UX/UI design, mobile app development, and cloud consulting & SI. Sidekick Interactive works with clients in the world of business and non-profit. 

    Clients
    ABB
    City of Montreal
    Car2Go
    Transdev Canada
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sidekick Interactive is developing an iOS mobile app to help a healthcare clinic with appointment management and client interaction. They just completed phase one, which consisted of five sprints.

    “They delivered what they said they would on time.”

  • 21
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    TheAppLabb is a software development firm that was founded in 2007. The company is headquartered in Toronto and is made up of 49 employees. They specialize in mobile app development, custom software development, and AI. They primarily serve midmarket and enterprise clients in the retail, IT, and advertising and marketing industries.

    Clients
    Unilever
    Samsung
    Dell
    Electrolux
    Industries
    Notable Project

    TheAppLabb created a website for an E-Learning company that allows people to take practice tests in preparation for a nursing license exam. The client was impressed with the team's work.

    “Everyone from the finance person to the UI designer was accessible if I needed to talk. I could request to sit down with any of them, even without an appointment.” – Founder, E-Learning Company
     

  • 22
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    ZeMind Studios was founded in 2012 and is located in Toronto, Canada. With about ten employees, they provide mobile app development, AR/VR development, and UX/UI design services to midmarket and small businesses.

    Clients
    Fairfax Media
    Jam3
    Secret Location
    Adidas
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ZeMind Studios provided app design and development services for a mobile app technology company. They helped to turn feature ideas into a fully functional iOS and Android application. They provided satisfactory work.

    "We have been incredibly satisfied with the work that they have done and continue to do." –Director of Operations, Mobile App Technology Company

  • 23
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    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.

    Clients
    Shell
    Telus
    Canadian Tire
    Industries
    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

  • 24
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    Software company nventive is headquartered in Montreal and has offices in Toronto and New York. Since 2008, their team of over 100 employees has been specializing in mobile app development, UX/UI design, custom software development, and more for a variety of clients. 

    Clients
    National Geographic Learning
    Parkland Fuel Corp
    Air Canada
    Jean Coutu Pharmacy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A theatrical performance group hired nventive to create an online forum for its audience to learn more about the company. nventive not only developed the strategy and framework for the project but also built all the front-end design elements. The client particularly was impressed with the project manager.

    They're a small, attentive, flexible, and efficient team. I thought it would be impossible to complete this project on time, so their success was amazing to me. – Digital Strategist, Theatrical Performance Group

  • 25
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    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.

    Clients
    DC Bank
    VIP Golf
    MacCosham
    Vieworx
    Industries
    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

  • 26
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Richmond Canada

    14 Oranges Software is a mobile and web app development company headquartered in Richmond, Canada with offices in Halifax and Ottawa. Founded in 2009, the team has grown to nearly 15. They specialize in mobile app development, web design, and UI/UX design.

    Clients
    City of Hamilton
    City of Surrey
    City of Pittsburgh
    Town of Arnprior
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A government agency needed an election-based application for their county. 14 Oranges Software created an application that included voter information, election results, and polling locations. The app encouraged the public to become more engaged in local elections.

    “The staff at 14 Oranges was helpful through different phases of integration, including the soft launch of our beta version, where we worked out some kinks, as well as improved on the application’s overall aesthetic.” – Analyst, Governmental Office

  • 27
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    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.

    Clients
    Mid-sized Oil and Gas
    Small and Medium Business
    Enterprise
    Startups
    Industries
    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

  • 28
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Founded in 2001, Osellus Mobile is a full service mobile development company based in Toronto, Canada. Osellus Mobile's team of 15 employees specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and mobile/app marketing, primarily for midmarket and small business clients in the advertising/marketing and IT spaces.

    Clients
    Johnson & Johnson
    PitneyBowes
    Cisco
    Bank of Montreal
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A payment startup hired Osellus Mobile to design a mobile app for Android tablets. The client's goal was to develop an Android tablet application that could replace traditional ATM kiosks for their payment system, with a focus on attracting users in Kenya. Osellus Mobile delivered solutions to infrastructure challenges, including limited wifi access. Within the first three months post-launch, the Android tablet app had processed over 5 million transactions.

    "It was a great relationship. They're very responsive, communicative, and articulate, and the turnaround time was pretty spot on." - CTO, Payment Startup

  • 29
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Saskatoon Canada

    Push Interactions is a mobile app development company based in Saskatoon, Canada. Founded in 2009, the team of 9 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, mobile and app marketing, digital strategy and wearable app development. They work primarily with small businesses, focusing on IT and business services.

     

    Clients
    Federated Co-operatives Limited
    Saskatchewan Roughriders
    Affinity Credit Union
    Grayhill
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Push Interactions worked on application development for a robbery response application. They built a mobile app that trains users in robbery and home invasion response. They provided design, development, and created viable terms of conditions. The client appreciated the positive feedback the project received.

    “Everybody who's tried the app thinks it's amazing. There's no other app out there like it.” – Owner, Robbery Response Application  

  • 30
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Founded in 2020, Neben Solutions is a mobile application development firm. The small Toronto, Canada-based team provides mobile app development and web development.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    In need of a mobile app, a restaurant hub hired Neben Solutions. The main goal was to create an application in React Native and Node.js that enabled restaurants to register and communicate with the company. 

    "They were super meticulous and thorough in their process and guided us through everything."

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