MINDBODY, the largest provider of online business management software in the health and wellness industry, acquired Jill’s List, the leading online platform for Integrative Healthcare practitioners. The acquisition marks the launch of MINDBODY’s new wellness network which connects consumers, employees and doctors with integrative healthcare practitioners, riding the rising tide of consumer-driven healthcare and facilitating the adoption of a more holistic and preventive approach to wellness.
Alert Solutions, an expert in cloud‐based multi‐channel messaging communication and Pearson PowerSchool partner, is excited to announce the launch of Speak Up!, an anti‐bullying monitoring and management platform for K‐12 schools.
WeddingWire, the nation’s leading technology company serving the $100 billion wedding and events industry, today announced a $25 million investment from Spectrum Equity, a leading private equity firm focused on the information economy. The capital will enable WeddingWire to expand its innovative product offerings for both consumers and local businesses.
WeddingWire operates at the intersection of brides who dream up the details of their special day and the vendors that provide the food, music, photography and other services that make them a reality. Chief executive Timothy Chi said the company has put a concerted focus on the latter half of that relationship in recent months, expanding the digital marketing software and business services that it provides to vendors.
MINDBODY, the largest online software provider in the health and wellness industry, was recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. This is MINDBODY’s fifth consecutive year on the Inc. 500|5000 List, ranking 109 among software companies and 1,341 overall. MINDBODY has experienced 229% revenue growth over the last three years.
WeddingWire.com, the nation’s leading online wedding marketplace, has unveiled exciting updates to their mobile website, m.weddingwire.com, to enhance the user experience and simplify the wedding planning process. WeddingWire has been the leader in developing the mobile web within the wedding industry, launching the first fully mobilized wedding planning site in September 2010, and in March of this year, became the first to offer free mobile wedding websites for engaged couples and their guests.
WeddingWire unveiled WeddingWire Rated 2012, the annual ratings program that recognizes wedding professionals across the country for their commitment to service. The ratings program is based on hundreds of thousands of recent newlywed reviews of over 200,000 wedding professionals in the US and Canada, across 20 different service categories, from wedding venues to wedding photographers.
WeddingWire, the nation’s leading wedding and event technology company, announced that growth private equity firm Catalyst Investors acquired the stake of WeddingWire’s largest non-founder shareholder, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (MSLO). Ryan McNally and Brian Rich will join WeddingWire’s Board of Directors.
The platform will empower business owners to structure their own daily deals. With over 15,000 clients, these businesses will now be able to control everything from pricing, quantity and redemption limits. One awesome feature of this integral software is that all of this can now be done online; anywhere the business site can be accessed.