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Richard Carlton Consulting has been a premier consulting company on the FileMaker platform for over thirty years. Founded in 1990, RCC has grown to become a dedicated staff of thirty-four people, and continues to grow and expand to meet our customer’s needs.

From building custom apps, making personalized CRMs, offering one-on-one training, to creating video courses, RCC has a staff it can be proud of. Our Senior Engineers have experience in a wide variety of programming experience outside of FileMaker, our Coaches guide beginners and intermediates alike into a far better understanding of building their own CRMs, and our support team is always ready to quickly respond to incoming inquiries and requests for assistance.

Whether you are looking for your own CRM, Custom App, or education, RCC’s staff stands by our mission to support the customer in improving their organizations and lives in whatever way possible.

Our current staff is scattered across the US, with our headquarters in Northern California.

Richard Carlton, CEO of RC Consulting, Inc.

Richard Carlton

CEO & Senior Engineer, RC Consulting, Inc.

Product Manager & Video Trainer, FMTraining.TV

Richard Carlton is a longtime veteran of the Claris FileMaker Community. With his 30 years of experience, he has built a team of 34 Claris FileMaker developers and supporting staff throughout North America. The headquarters of RCC and FMTraining.TV are in Santa Clara, CA.

Richard is best known for his video courses on the Claris FileMaker Platform, developing “FM Starting Point” Business Software (free to everyone). RCC is involved with every facet of the Claris FileMaker platform including: training, development of custom apps, and large scale deployments with organizations.

Richard has published numerous Claris FileMaker Books (available on Amazon)

ISBN: 13: 979-8655392687 (The FileMaker Manual: for Novices - 2021)
ISBN: 13: 978-1719179782 (FileMaker 17 Manual for Novices)
ISBN: 13: 978-1985579323 (FileMaker 16 Manual for Novices)

Richard has been a long time speaker at the FileMaker Developer Conference, and provides free webinars to answer critical questions about the FileMaker Platform.

Richard enjoys spending time with his family, their rescue cats, and is a commercial helicopter pilot.

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