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A Different Approach

Our engineers are highly trained – not just technically, but personally.  We’ll start every project by listening.  We’ll ask questions about every pertinent aspect of your business.  We’ll build you a prototype so you can see your vision come to life quickly.  Then we’ll engineer that prototype into the product that makes you look great.

And we’ll do it quickly.  You’ll see results in days, not months.


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Focus: Web sites, custom programming, database services, content management systems, clean and concise customer interfaces, search engine optimization (SEO), …

Disciplines in which we have experience: sports, finance, accounting, management, investing, taxes, physics, sales, mathematics, workflow, construction, electrical, plumbing, roofing, optimization, scheduling,  …

Technologies we are currently using: html, css, javascript, php, mysql, wordpress, …

Quality over quantity

Ring Development is a small business, part of the backbone of the US economy.  Our specialty is working with other small businesses and especially with entrepreneurs. 

We accept a small number of contracts each year, so that we can devote all our energy and resources toward making an excellent product in a short amount of time.  Then we back up our work with service – maintaining the software, backing up the data, adding needed enhancements.

selected clients

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Old Peak Finance believes that every client relationship starts with a detailed financial plan.  OPF relied on Ring Development to understand their core values, (long term academic view on investing, fiduciary responsibilities, thorough planning) and to capture those values in their WordPress web site.


OCASL is an adult soccer league in Orange County North Carolina.  Ring Development wrote their content management system.  It’s used to register players, schedule games, keep statistics, track uniforms, etc. 

American aerial photography

American Aerial Photography flies over constructions sites and photographs the progress of the work.  To win new business, they target contractors, real estate agents, and others in the construction industry.  Ring Development wrote software to automate the bidding process, optimizing AAP’s ability to submit custom bids in a timely manner.

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North Carolina Baptist Foundation

Database and Reporting System

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Financial and Customer Database

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OCASL Foundation

Complete Web Site

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NC Adult Soccer Federation

Social Media Site for Adult Soccer Players

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Web Site + Scheduling

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Content Management System

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 financial records software

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ABOUT Ring Development

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Rob Smith, Principal Developer

  • University of Miami
  • Florida State University
  • Duke University
  • Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, NCCU
  • Principal Engineer, Evolve Software, San Francisco CA
  • Co-founder, Ring Associates, Chapel Hill NC

Rob Smith and George Pauly founded Ring Associates in 2002.  Together, we’ve helped many small and medium sized businesses in cities across the USA thrive.

We’ve developed products in such diverse areas as scheduling, on-line payments, accounting, ancestor tree, and on-line sales.

Let us help you launch your business, enhance your productivity, or bring your ideas to market.


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