FMT Consultants

Named one of the Best Places to Work in San Diego, FMT Consultants helps companies increase profitability and efficiency through the use of technology. Combining the expertise of a best-in-class team of industry professionals with a range of innovative software applications, the consultancy strives to inspire greatness through technology.

About FMT Consultants

Tom Gildred founded FMT Consultants in 1995 and is currently the Chairman of the Board. In the firm’s early days, it focused on providing accounting and financial management technologies, and was an early implementation partner of Great Plains Software (currently known as Microsoft Dynamics GP). The company has since been authorized as a Microsoft Dynamics GP Gold Partner, completing over 550 successful Dynamics GP implementations.

The scope of FMT Consultants’ services has substantially evolved and now encompasses accounting, Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) systems, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software, collaboration and communication tools and hardware solutions. Information technology products from Dell, Microsoft, NetSuite and SAP are available through FMT Consultants. In addition to handling project-based work, the consultancy also provides ongoing IT training and round-the-clock technical support to clients.

Currently one of Southern California’s largest technology consulting firms, FMT Consultants employs a growing team of over 55 people and is headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, with an additional office in Los Angeles. The firm serves clients throughout the United States and Canada, with a significant presence in San Diego, Orange County and Los Angeles counties. FMT Consultants also has an employee presence in Manhattan and Richmond.


Along with the rest of his executive team, Tom is proud of the firm’s performance and the recognition it has garnered for its excellence over the past 20+ years. FMT Consultants has been honored with the following recognition:

Best Places to Work in San Diego

The San Diego Business Journal named FMT Consultants one of the Best Places to Work in San Diego. This award recognizes 100 local San Diego companies that reward hard-working employees, invest in employee training and career development, offer wellness and fitness programs and opportunities for team-building and social activities.

Software as a Service (SAAS) Company

FMT Consultants was ranked the No. 7 software as a service (SaaS) company by the San Diego Business Journal. According to the publication, there are more than 200 all-size SaaS companies in San Diego. The Business Journal also listed FMT Consultants as No. 3 on their list of Technology Solution Providers in 2014.

Small Business Award for Customer Service

FMT Consultants received the Small Business Award for Customer Service from the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce in 2013 and the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce in 2014. The prestigious award recognizes the company’s customer service-oriented business model and the high number of great customer reviews.

Business is Roaring Award

The Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce awarded FMT Consultants the Business is Roaring Award for exemplary achievements in innovation, customer service and business excellence.

Learn More about FMT Consultants

For more information about FMT Consultants or Tom Gildred’s role and leadership in the firm, please visit or call the corporate office at (760) 930-6400.