I'm an experienced business strategist, designer, developer, and seasoned technical engineer who has methodically delivered complex digital products and online branding initiatives for traditional businesses, internet start-ups, and mobile applications. I have a B.S in Consumer Marketing Strategy from the Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama. I'm originally from New Orleans, Louisiana and enjoy trail running, spending time with my family, and building my own personal creative projects.


With 18+ years of experience as a certified Google Android & Cloud Platform Developer, Apple iOS & Mac Developer, Amazon AWS & Alexa Developer, Adobe Certified Expert, and Salesforce Platform Developer, I have a proven track record of expertise in diverse technologies.

While working with such diverse brands as Bridgestone Corporation, Community Coffee Company, Vanderbilt University, PepsiCo, Thomas Nelson Publishers, McIlhenny Company (Tabasco), Saint Thomas Health, Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation, Ingram Marine Group, and SRM Concrete; I've earned a reputation for delivering technology solutions that achieve measurable results.

I've earned awards from Fast Company Magazine, Inc. Magazine, and Yahoo! Tech. I've guest lectured at several university departments, including Vanderbilt University and Western Kentucky University, and have been a contributor to a number of respected entrepreneur websites, including and CNN Business 2.0.

I work with some amazing brands.

Licenses & Certifications

  • SRM Concrete has been delighted to collaborate with Branden Nichols on many design and development projects over the years. He's a trusted professional with superior skills in both mobile and web development. Branden is a top-notch asset to our team who understands and anticipates our needs and requirements. Lora Smith - CMO, SRM Concrete

  • ASMBA has worked with Branden Nichols more than fifteen years. He is experienced, knowledgeable, and has always been patient.  He understands the importance of sometimes working with a team to deliver the best product to the client. When Branden gives you a completion date, he meets it.  Branden is a consummate professional in every way. Cheryl Stone - VP, Armed Services Mutual Benefits Association

  • Branden Nichols is passionate and smart. He goes out of his way to make the whole experience of developing a mobile app and website an absolute pleasure from start to finish. Brian Burgdorf - President, Defiance Fuel Brands

  • Branden did a wonderful job on our website development project. We're ecstatic with the finished product. He kept us on track with timelines and helped with organizing and procuring content. His knowledge and attention to detail is noticeable in his work. MITSI LINDSAY - PRESIDENT, THE CARTER COMPANY

  • Branden’s skill and expertise in software development is self evident. The finished product was the envy of our competitors and customers. His technical expertise, attention to detail, and dedication to understanding all of our business systems was vital. Davis Bell - Principle, Trammell Bell