MINDBODY Connect Named SIIA Software CODiE Award Finalist for Best Consumer Application
San Luis Obispo, CA – April 3, 2015 – MINDBODY Connect®, the consumer-facing mobile app which allows people to find, book and pay for wellness and beauty services worldwide, has been named a finalist for the 2015 SIIA Software CODiE Awards for Best Consumer Application. The SIIA Software CODiE Awards, which are created to reflect the latest industry trends and organized by industry focus, serve as the premier awards for the software and information industries.
Launched in 2013, MINDBODY Connect links users to MINDBODY’s global network of health, wellness and beauty services, making it possible for consumers to find, book and pay for any class or appointment at any featured business using one login. The free app helps consumers discover local wellness services using a geo-located map function. Consumers can view class and appointment descriptions, schedules and real-time availability; read practitioner biographies and user reviews written by consumers who have actually received the service; and book and pay for their desired services from their mobile device.
Since its launch last year, MINDBODY Connect has surpassed 1.9 million downloads. Users have performed over 12 million searches, discovered over 175,000 new businesses, and made over 12 million bookings.
“We’re thrilled that MINDBODY Connect has earned this industry recognition. By making wellness more easily searchable and by streamlining the steps involved in booking a service, we’re aiming to make it easier for people to live healthier and happier lives,” said Rick Stollmeyer, MINDBODY’s CEO and Co-founder. “Supporting wellness and beauty service providers around the world with increased exposure in the process makes it a win-win for the wellness industry at large.”
“All the CODiE finalists this year showcase innovation and creativity in today’s market. We are happy to recognize them for their products that are breaking ground in the software and services industries,” said Rhianna Collier, VP & General Manager for the Software & Services Division at SIIA.
Final winners of the SIIA Software CODiE Awards will be announced during a special virtual SIIA Software CODiE Awards Ceremony on May 7.
MINDBODY is the leading global online wellness marketplace with over 40,000 local business subscribers in 118 countries and territories who provide a variety of wellness services to over 23 million active consumers. MINDBODY’s integrated cloud-based business management software and payments platform helps business owners in the wellness service industry run, market and build their businesses. MINDBODY also helps consumers more easily evaluate, engage and transact with these businesses, enabling them to live healthier and happier lives. getmindbodyconnect.com
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