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Best Mobile App Development in Chicago
2020

Why These Mobile App Developers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Chicago Mobile App Developers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 132 87 21

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Armia Systems

Founded in 2001, Armia Systems is a web and mobile app development company with headquarters near Chicago and a development center in Cochin, India. Its clients include start-ups, as well as small and medium-sized businesses in industries such as e-commerce, automotive, real estate, and manufacturing. The company's engineers create mobile apps for iOS, Android, and Windows, as well as Hybrid apps for Apple and Android devices that can be used for social, entertainment, educational, and business purposes.

1020 Milwaukee Ave Ste 245
Deerfield, IL 60015

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Brella Productions

Founded in 1992, Brella Productions is a digital media and IT services company based in Evanston, serving clients throughout Chicagoland and nationwide. The company's programmers and UX designers build native Android and iOS apps, while its strategists ensure the products are launched in the appropriate online store and distributed to the client's geographical specifications. The company works with businesses of all sizes in various sectors, including legal, e-commerce, and gaming.

1601 Simpson St
Evanston, IL 60201

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Codal

Founded in 2009, Codal is a UX design and development agency with offices in Chicago, India, and England. It builds web and mobile applications for a range of industries, including education, retail, real estate, and health care, counting United Airlines, Intuit, and Motorola as customers. Adopting an Agile approach to development, the company assigns dedicated teams to each project, building apps for iOS and Android devices for a range of purposes, including business, e-commerce, and social.

11 E Hubbard St Ste 600
Chicago, IL 60611

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CSW Solutions

CSW Solutions is a Chicago-based software design and development company that specializes in building mobile applications for various clients, including BP, Equifax, and the Chicago Children's Museum. The company creates app solutions for a variety of industries, such as education, health care, and media. Its engineers create native apps for Android and iOS devices that can connect employees to each other and their business base, retailers to their customers, and social networkers to each other.

307 N Michigan Ave Ste 2018
Chicago, IL 60601

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Devbridge

Serving clients globally, Devbridge is a custom software development company located in Chicago, with additional offices in Canada and Lithuania. It assists various B2B and B2C industries, including agriculture, aviation, financial services, and forensics, developing web and mobile applications for a wide range of uses. Its work includes developing native and Hybrid apps for banking services, R&D management for manufacturers, customer engagement apps for resorts, and product information management solutions.

350 N Orleans St Ste 7500S
Chicago, IL 60654

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Devvela

Launched in 2007, Devvela is a global web and mobile development agency with offices in Chicago and Slovenia. It specializes in building apps for start-ups and established enterprises of all sizes, counting Ricoh, Oracle, and CanaryNotes amongst its clients. Working with frameworks such as React Native, Xamarin, and Ionic, its developers create web and mobile applications for a range of industries, as well as building Hybrid apps that operate on iOS and Android devices.

620 N La Salle Dr
Chicago, IL 60654

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Digital Authority

Digital Authority Partners is a Chicago-based digital consulting agency that offers a range of strategy, design, and development services. Working with businesses of all sizes, from start-ups to large established enterprises, its services include building apps for web, mobile, and wearable devices. Its app development services involve developing the project's strategy, researching and testing user experience, analyzing the product, and providing post-release support. The company builds apps for iOS and Android devices, as well as Hybrid apps.

222 Merchandise Mart Plz Ste 1212
Chicago, IL 60654

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Eight Bit Studios

Eight Bit Studios is a website and mobile app design and development company founded in Chicago in 2008. It works across sectors, building apps for the sports, logistics, and financial services industries, amongst others. The company specializes in building applications for the iOS and Android platforms. Eight Bit Studios is a multiple award winner, including the 2014 U.S. Mobile & App Design Gold Awards and the silver in 2015's Davey Awards.

350 W Erie St Ste 300
Chicago, IL 60654

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Foxbox Digital

Foxbox Digital is a web and mobile application development agency with locations in Chicago, Denver, Brazil, and Argentina. Its clients come from industries as diverse as real estate, education, and e-commerce. Its engineers use React Native to build applications that can be downloaded to devices operating iOS or Android. They build web apps with Elixir and Phoenix that can be used across platforms. The company's work includes home service delivery apps and data-driven applications for property management companies.

1720 W Division St
Chicago, IL 60622

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Geeks Chicago

Founded in 2008, Geeks Chicago is a web design and development agency located in Prospect Heights, serving big and small businesses throughout Chicagoland and worldwide. Its services include designing and developing apps for iOS and Android devices. The agency's engineers use various frameworks, including Swift, React Native, Angular.js, and JavaScript. They create social, entertainment, business, and production apps for a wide range of industries, including health care, financial services, and e-commerce.

744 Pinecrest Dr
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

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Hashrocket

Founded in 2008, Hashrocket is a software design and development company based in Chicago and Jacksonville Beach, Florida. As well as creating mobile and web applications, it delivers a full range of services, including strategy and training. The company's engineers are fluent in several frameworks, such as Ruby on Rails, Elixr, and React. They also use React Native, iOS, and Android to develop mobile apps for various industries, including finance, e-commerce, and public services.

661 W Lake St Ste 3NE
Chicago, IL 60661

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Intersog

Intersog is a global web and mobile applications developer with locations worldwide and offices in Chicago. Its designers and engineers work with businesses of all sizes, including SMEs and Fortune 500 companies, concentrating on specific sectors; automotive, logistics, education, finance, health care, and retail. Its development teams create Android, iOS, and hybrid apps for mobile devices, as well as web-based apps created with HTML5, Java, PHP, and other popular language programs.

220 N Green St # 2011
Chicago, IL 60607

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ORA

Founded in 2009, ORA is an award-winning digital product studio based in Chicago. It specializes in designing and developing custom mobile and web applications for businesses in multiple industries, including finance, logistics, and food services. The agency's developers have built over 300 native and web apps, using frameworks such as iOS, Android, React, and Angular.js. The company also offers strategy, brand building, and decision science services, such as discreet research and monthly reviews of performance.

400 N Peoria St
Chicago, IL 60642

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Red Foundry

Red Foundry builds custom mobile apps for multiple industries, counting Kodak, jetBlue, Samsung, and Random House among its clients. Opened in 2009, the Chicago-based firm conducts end-to-end services, from the initial concept and research to the app's development and testing, its launch, and post-release maintenance. The agency builds for the iOS and Android platforms, linking each app to backend databases, API access, and third-party enhancements, such as payment processors and push notification services.

Rightpoint

Rightpoint is a Chicago-based technology company founded in 2007, with locations throughout the U.S., Australia, and India. Its extensive range of services includes designing and building mobile apps for native platforms, such as Android and iOS, as well as progressive web apps, turning standard websites into applications available across platforms. The agency works with big and small businesses, including start-ups, in sectors as diverse as health care, finance, entertainment, and retail.

29 N. Upper Wacker Dr. Fourth Floor
Chicago, IL 60606

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Solid Digital

Solid Digital is a Chicago digital agency specializing in web and app design and development, as well as digital consulting and marketing. The firm has been in business since 2007 and recently moved into a new office located downtown. It has worked on projects for Imagineering and Pres-On and won an UpCity Excellence Award as one of the top Chicago marketing providers. Solid Digital also has an office in Portland, OR.

SPR

Based in Chicago and Milwaukee, SPR is a software design and development company founded in 1973. Its engineers build applications from the ground up as well as modernizing older programs and systems. They work with a range of technologies, including Android, iOS, Java, and React. The company also partners with Microsoft and AWS. It builds a range of mobile, cloud, UX, and IoT apps for companies such as Siemens and Aon, as well as fashion brands and pharmaceutical companies.

233 S Wacker Dr Ste 3500
Chicago, IL 60606

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Table XI

Table XI is a UX design and custom software development firm with 18 years of experience building integrated web applications, mobile apps, and custom digital experiences. Since 2002, the firm has launched over 100 applications into production, partnering with Chicago organizations like the Field Museum, Tyson Foods, Chicago Ideas Week, Roger Ebert, and the American Medical Association. It has vertical expertise in Ed-tech, manufacturing and IoT, and healthcare.

328 S Jefferson St Ste 670
Chicago, IL 60661

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Velvetech

Serving the Chicago metro area, and beyond, from its offices in Northbrook, Velvetech is a custom software development company with over 20 years of experience. A Microsoft Gold Partner, it has built web and mobile apps for a range of industries, including call centers, financial services, transportation, and the energy sector. The company applies Agile methodology to its workflow, and uses some of the most popular development platforms, including Java, Microsoft.net, and PHP.

601 Skokie Blvd Ste 105
Northbrook, IL 60062

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Vokal

Launched in 2009, Vokal is a design and development company from Chicago that specializes in mobile apps and responsive web applications. It works with businesses of all sizes at every stage of their development and counts Bosch, Groupon, and Whole Foods Market amongst its clients. The company's engineers employ a range of programs and languages to create custom-built apps, including iOS, Android, HTML5, and Java. Vokal provides an end-to-end service, including research, design, development, testing, and marketing.

300 S Wacker Dr Ste 1200
Chicago, IL 60606

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Wezom

Launched in 2000, Wezom is a global IT services company with over 1000 successful projects and 30+ awards. It's located in 10 offices in six countries, including a Chicago-based agency that develops web and mobile applications. The company works with businesses of all sizes, in industries such as gaming, aviation, logistics, and e-commerce. Its developers build native apps for iOS and Android, and also progressive web apps to turn websites into multi-platform applications.

7171 W Gunnison St Unit Harwood
Chicago, IL 60706

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