Sounds Essential LLC


Sounds Essential is an IT and marketing firm specializing in innovative solutions for small and independent businesses, start-ups, and non-profit organizations. Our services include custom-built FileMaker database applications, website development, brand marketing and IT support.

Each Sounds Essential solution is designed to speak to a business's specific needs and requirements. We work directly with the client to identify and overcome the obstacles faced in capturing, storing and managing their proprietary data while achieving the key goals of streamlining workflows, maximizing efficiency, increasing staff productivity and automating many of the day-to-day tasks that often consume time, energy and resources. Our results-oriented approach equips clients with the tools to accurately assess the success of their business via data analysis and reporting.

All Sounds Essential solutions incorporate best practices for modern database design and an optimized user experience. We utilize the full suite of FileMaker products and place a strong focus on creating solutions that are both aesthetically pleasing and highly functional, with intuitive interfaces and design environments that promote usability and facilitate mobility via FileMaker Go solutions developed specifically for iOS devices.

Whether in the office or on the road, on desktops, tablets or phones, our solutions enable users to leverage their databases to the fullest extent. We have developed solutions featuring two-way data synchronization using FileMaker Go for companies with employees working from the field, remote access capabilities via WebDirect for occasional users to update data, and other applications that take advantage of FileMaker Server's robust functionality and performance benefits. We also have experience integrating other technologies, including Google API, QuickBooks, websites, barcoding, and inventory management systems, to name a few.

Our client base spans a range of industries that include commercial food supply chains, private security firms, environmental compliance organizations, educational institutions, club-level athletics, energy companies and equipment repair services.


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Cashiers, NC, US


  • Cashiers, NC, US


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