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Virtuagym raises €3m investment to fuel innovation in health and fitness technology
Global fitness technology provider Virtuagym has raised a new €3m investment from Icecat, an Amsterdam-based technology company which invests in innovative technology organisations. View full article...
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Virtuagym raises €3m investment to fuel innovation in health and fitness technology

04 May 2022
About Virtuagym: Virtuagym offers an all-in-one software solution for health clubs & ... {read more below}
Contact Virtuagym: +44 (0)20 8133 3657 / www.virtuagym.com/software
Find out more about Virtuagym: Read their HCM company profile here
The funding will support Virtuagym’s further international growth / Virtuagym

Global fitness technology provider Virtuagym has raised a new €3m investment from Icecat, an Amsterdam-based technology company which invests in innovative technology organisations.

The funding supports Virtuagym’s further international growth, with significant investment going into its innovative All-In-One software for club management, coaching and engagement in the health and fitness industry.

“The last two years have been quite challenging for our industry, but I believe our solutions have shown our customers great value, especially in making the transition towards a more hybrid, digitally-powered customer experience,” says Hugo Braam, CEO and Co-Founder of Virtuagym. “We are extremely excited and humbled by the support of Icecat with this new investment. We’re just getting started with our big plans to positively impact our industry even more, and we’ll keep working hard to help our customers with great new solutions.”

As the physical fitness industry emerges from the global pandemic, this next investment represents an important point in Virtuagym’s mission to make the world a healthier and happier place. The company, which was originally founded by brothers Hugo and Paul Braam in 2008, currently empowers more than 9,000 fitness businesses and 45,000 fitness professionals, serving over 2.5 million end-users every month with its brandable platform and mobile apps.

“We are happy to support Virtuagym in their plans for further health technology innovation and growth,’’ says Martijn Hoogeveen, CEO at Icecat. “We like the Virtuagym team and their cloud vision to help transform the health and fitness industry.”

Virtuagym
Virtuagym offers an all-in-one software solution for health clubs & personal trainers with tools for membership management, coaching (both exercise and nutrition) and more.
Address: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 55-1, 1012 DB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel: +44 (0)20 8133 3657
Virtuagym Features
Virtuagym’s Hugo Braam talks upgrades; Jean-Michel Fournier explains Les Mills’ Netpulse partnership; Bart Van Cauter is putting TurfGrass in gyms and Rod Mann presents Raptor’s new weight training vest
Leading health club management software suppliers give insights into their latest releases, plus tech news from around the industry
Virtuagym’s software and app can assist health clubs in creating a powerful online community among their members
Blended coaching models, combining in-person support with self-management via an app, boost retention, says Virtuagym
Our panel of experts discuss the latest innovations designed to make it easier for members to spend money at their gym
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Virtuagym raises €3m investment to fuel innovation in health and fitness technology
Global fitness technology provider Virtuagym has raised a new €3m investment from Icecat, an Amsterdam-based technology company which invests in innovative technology organisations. View full article...
Promotion
Company: Virtuagym

Virtuagym raises €3m investment to fuel innovation in health and fitness technology

04 May 2022
About Virtuagym: Virtuagym offers an all-in-one software solution for health clubs & ... {read more below}
Contact Virtuagym: +44 (0)20 8133 3657 / www.virtuagym.com/software
Find out more about Virtuagym: Read their HCM company profile here
The funding will support Virtuagym’s further international growth / Virtuagym

Global fitness technology provider Virtuagym has raised a new €3m investment from Icecat, an Amsterdam-based technology company which invests in innovative technology organisations.

The funding supports Virtuagym’s further international growth, with significant investment going into its innovative All-In-One software for club management, coaching and engagement in the health and fitness industry.

“The last two years have been quite challenging for our industry, but I believe our solutions have shown our customers great value, especially in making the transition towards a more hybrid, digitally-powered customer experience,” says Hugo Braam, CEO and Co-Founder of Virtuagym. “We are extremely excited and humbled by the support of Icecat with this new investment. We’re just getting started with our big plans to positively impact our industry even more, and we’ll keep working hard to help our customers with great new solutions.”

As the physical fitness industry emerges from the global pandemic, this next investment represents an important point in Virtuagym’s mission to make the world a healthier and happier place. The company, which was originally founded by brothers Hugo and Paul Braam in 2008, currently empowers more than 9,000 fitness businesses and 45,000 fitness professionals, serving over 2.5 million end-users every month with its brandable platform and mobile apps.

“We are happy to support Virtuagym in their plans for further health technology innovation and growth,’’ says Martijn Hoogeveen, CEO at Icecat. “We like the Virtuagym team and their cloud vision to help transform the health and fitness industry.”

Virtuagym
Virtuagym offers an all-in-one software solution for health clubs & personal trainers with tools for membership management, coaching (both exercise and nutrition) and more.
Address: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 55-1, 1012 DB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel: +44 (0)20 8133 3657
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Virtuagym’s Hugo Braam talks upgrades; Jean-Michel Fournier explains Les Mills’ Netpulse partnership; Bart Van Cauter is putting TurfGrass in gyms and Rod Mann presents Raptor’s new weight training vest
Leading health club management software suppliers give insights into their latest releases, plus tech news from around the industry
Virtuagym’s software and app can assist health clubs in creating a powerful online community among their members
Blended coaching models, combining in-person support with self-management via an app, boost retention, says Virtuagym
Our panel of experts discuss the latest innovations designed to make it easier for members to spend money at their gym
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Virtuagym raises €3m investment to fuel innovation in health and fitness technology
Global fitness technology provider Virtuagym has raised a new €3m investment from Icecat, an Amsterdam-based technology company which invests in innovative technology organisations. View full article...
Promotion
Company: Virtuagym

Virtuagym raises €3m investment to fuel innovation in health and fitness technology

04 May 2022
About Virtuagym: Virtuagym offers an all-in-one software solution for health clubs & ... {read more below}
Contact Virtuagym: +44 (0)20 8133 3657 / www.virtuagym.com/software
Find out more about Virtuagym: Read their HCM company profile here
The funding will support Virtuagym’s further international growth / Virtuagym

Global fitness technology provider Virtuagym has raised a new €3m investment from Icecat, an Amsterdam-based technology company which invests in innovative technology organisations.

The funding supports Virtuagym’s further international growth, with significant investment going into its innovative All-In-One software for club management, coaching and engagement in the health and fitness industry.

“The last two years have been quite challenging for our industry, but I believe our solutions have shown our customers great value, especially in making the transition towards a more hybrid, digitally-powered customer experience,” says Hugo Braam, CEO and Co-Founder of Virtuagym. “We are extremely excited and humbled by the support of Icecat with this new investment. We’re just getting started with our big plans to positively impact our industry even more, and we’ll keep working hard to help our customers with great new solutions.”

As the physical fitness industry emerges from the global pandemic, this next investment represents an important point in Virtuagym’s mission to make the world a healthier and happier place. The company, which was originally founded by brothers Hugo and Paul Braam in 2008, currently empowers more than 9,000 fitness businesses and 45,000 fitness professionals, serving over 2.5 million end-users every month with its brandable platform and mobile apps.

“We are happy to support Virtuagym in their plans for further health technology innovation and growth,’’ says Martijn Hoogeveen, CEO at Icecat. “We like the Virtuagym team and their cloud vision to help transform the health and fitness industry.”

Virtuagym
Virtuagym offers an all-in-one software solution for health clubs & personal trainers with tools for membership management, coaching (both exercise and nutrition) and more.
Address: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 55-1, 1012 DB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel: +44 (0)20 8133 3657
Virtuagym Features
Virtuagym’s Hugo Braam talks upgrades; Jean-Michel Fournier explains Les Mills’ Netpulse partnership; Bart Van Cauter is putting TurfGrass in gyms and Rod Mann presents Raptor’s new weight training vest
Leading health club management software suppliers give insights into their latest releases, plus tech news from around the industry
Virtuagym’s software and app can assist health clubs in creating a powerful online community among their members
Blended coaching models, combining in-person support with self-management via an app, boost retention, says Virtuagym
Our panel of experts discuss the latest innovations designed to make it easier for members to spend money at their gym
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