Top 7 Mobile App Development Industry Influencers to Follow in 2019

We have compiled a list of some best mobile app development influencers who you should definitely keep a track of in 2019

Mobile app development industry influencers to follow

Mobile application development is evolving day by day. In order to catch up with the pace, it is necessary to follow the best influencers and follow the strategies they suggest for your business growth. In order to create an awareness of the top influencers and their works in the industry of mobile application development, we have created this blog. These influencers will inspire you and educate you with their industry expertise.

There are many valuable experts in this field of mobile application development, and Soft Suave has listed down the best influencers of the mobile app development industry that you can follow, if you are ready to build a mobile app.

Brian Solis

brian-solisBrian Solis is a principal analyst, a keynote speaker and best-selling author. He studies disruptive technologies and their impact on business and society to help executives gain more perspectives and insights. In his recent book (which is his eighth book), Lifescale, he helps the readers to break free from distractions, sharpen focus, spark creativity and unlock new possibilities as a result. With almost 30 years of experience, Solis also helps leading brands, celebrities, and startups develop new digital transformation. 7,00,000 online audience and 1000 startups around the world would be the best fit to speak of his expertise and quality of guidance he provides to the mobile application development industry.

Benedict Evans

Benedict-Evans-thumbBenedict Evans is one of the few influencers whose area of expertise is a unique analysis of the mobile app development industry and coming up with revelations on what will happen next in the industry.
He also works at Andreessen Horowitz, a venture capital firm in Silicon Valley. He is known to provide his followers with confident conclusions on the future of mobile app development industry that are appropriately supported by relevant and credible data, news, and his enormous experience.

Peggy Anne Salz

Peggy-Anne-Salz-thumbNamed among the Top 30 Mobile Marketing Influencer, Peggy Anne Salz is a trusted analyst, an established author, a revered researcher, frequent Forbes contributor and a reputed content strategist. With industry-wide experience, she is well known to draw conclusions from credible research about the ways in which mobile technologies are going to define our lives in future. Mobile Presence, Peggy’s latest popular podcast named in top 23 demand gen podcast, promises to make us understand how to drive engagement, connect with customers, and increase revenue, all through a better mobile presence.

Kevin C. Tofel

Kevin-Tofel-thumbWith an impressive career over 20 years, Tofel’s position as one of the strongest influencers involves content writing, programming, analysis, podcast hosting, and project management. Tofel’s podcasts since 2005 on mobile technology have attracted a larger audience and his articles have been published in the New York Times, PC World, and PC Magazine. Tofel’s interests in mobile technology and the Internet of Things, specifically in finding new ways to use them are beneficial to many of his followers and to communities at large.

Luke Wroblewski

Luke-Wroblewski-thumbWroblewski is an internationally recognized digital product leader who has designed and built software used by billions of people worldwide. He has founded a few companies, which were later acquired by companies like google and twitter. He is commendable for the books and articles he has written on digital product design and strategy. His pieces of advice and conclusions towards product strategy and design in mobile application development industry is noteworthy.

Andrew Chen

Andrew Chen-thumbAndrew Chen is the man behind one big influence company in the field of transport and logistics or taxis for hire, Uber. He is also responsible for the growth of some of the most reputed brands in the world like Barkbox, Dropbox, Grovo and Product Hunt. He has written many articles on mobile, metrics, and growth in the last decade and is still sharing his learning and experience in his website. Currently, Chen is working as General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz. His advice and insights in the field of mobile app development makes him one of the biggest influencers in the industry.

Sam Shank

Sam-Shank-thumbAfter HotelTonight made it to No. 1 in the app store, the call from Steve Jobs saying, “Thanks for finally making a great travel app” simply explains us about the success Sam Shank had in his app development career. Sam Shank has immense experience in building start-up companies and he is known for referring to the phrase “Startups are hard”. That’s the level of hard work and effort he has put in building three prestigious startups including HotelTonight. Sam Shank’s experience, success and credibility are the reasons behind his emergence as the most successful key influencer in the field of mobile app development.


These influencers have contributed more to the mobile app development industry’s expansion and development. They have also become the best source from where everyone can understand the industry and achieve the desired growth with their expert advice and suggestions.

Soft Suave was founded in 2012 as a startup and the conclusions and reports of these influencers have helped us on many occasions to tackle the dead ends in the mobile application development. Soft Suave follows the articles and podcasts of these influencers regularly. The results of applying their piece of advice in the business are outstanding. Soft Suave would like to appreciate and thank these influencers for the contributions they have made for the mobile app development industry.

Top Mobile App Development Influencers