About Us

The skills and toolbox.

AMBR is a development studio that uses web standards to create awesome things. Whether that be mobile or desktop, we harness the power of technologies such as HTML5 and javascript to bring the web to a whole new level.

What does that mean?

We believe the web is where it’s at. We work with you to learn about your company, business, and project. From there we use our experience and expertise to find the best solution for the problem you’re trying to solve. Whether you’re looking to build a mobile app for your company or optimize an existing web application, AMBR Detroit is here to help you.

Not sure if we can help?

Try us. We’re always up for a challenge. At the very least your idea or issue is worth a chat. Let us show you what the web can do. Message us.

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Leadership Team

The faces behind the magic.
Anthony Montalbano

Anthony Montalbano is the cofounder of AMBR Detroit, a web development studio in Detroit. He’s led multiple events in Detroit (previously WordCamp Detroit for 3 years) as well as spoke at many other tech/startup related events. He teaches development courses at Grand Circus and helps mentor startup companies through Bizdom. He recently cofounded Spincard out of the need to provide a better solution to business cards.

Brian Ritter

Brian Ritter is a Co-founder of AMBR Detroit. He is a Computer Engineering graduate of the University of Michigan. After graduation he worked for Fry, Inc (now part of Micros Retail) as lead front-end developer working on large e-commerce web platforms for clients such as Cabela’s, Wet Seal, Napa Style, Canon, and Vera Bradley. Brian also is a Co-founder of the Spincard App and is the lead developer of the SimplrJS javascript framework on github.

Audrey Walker

Audrey Walker is a web developer/designer & digital geek with over 10 years of experience. She gradated from the DMAT (Digital Media Arts & Technology) program at Michigan State University, and is also a Co-Founder of Drink Michigan. She has 4 Adobe Site of the Day Awards (back when that was a thing), was featured on Commarts, and won the inaugural Chevy SXSW Roadtrip Challenge in 2010.


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Need help with your project ?

Whether it’s just an idea or an active project, we’re here for you. The web excites us.


What we do.

With a wide variety of web experience, we’re always pushing new boundaries and efforts to a better web. Let’s make something together.

There’s a thousand no’s. For every yes.

Our Clients

Who we've worked with.

We're very proud of the work we do. Here's a portfolio of the many amazing projects with amazing clients we're very honored to be a part of.

Are You A Human
Deepfield Networks
Early Learning Foundation
The Heat and Warmth Fund
United Plant Center

What Others Are Saying

Thoughts from our clients.

Contact us

Get in touch with us.

Got an idea, but don’t know how to build it? Want an iPhone or Android app for your business? Just want to say hi? Say something.

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