Wodify Company Updates
Alex VanderEls is a recent transplant to Wodify’s Lisbon office by way of Boston, as he and his wife were given the opportunity to work in Europe and both jumped at the chance. At Wodify, Alex works as a Product Owner, improving the functionality of our Athlete app and our performance tracking capabilities.
Wodify continued its mission to empower a fulfilled life as members of its Portugal team spent a day in the fields for Semear, a program designed to help those with intellectual and developmental difficulties become more prepared to enter the job market.
Mary is part of Wodify’s Customer Success team who is always looking to help gym owners and their communities in any way she can. When not at work, she can be found taking part in CrossFit classes, knitting, and gardening (not simultaneously.)
Members of Wodify’s Philadelphia office visited the historic Wissahickon Boys and Girls Club for a day of volunteer work that included cleaning, organizing, and a lot of dodgeball.
Wodify’s Senior Business Analyst Martha Armstrong is responsible for gathering information, identifying improvements, and acting as an inter-departmental liaison to keep things running smoothly.
Chelsea is a member of the Customer Success team at Wodify, making sure that our customers get the answers they need so they can run their gyms efficiently. When she’s not helping customers, she spends time with her soccer team, her CrossFit community, and her canine squad - Lilo, Nala and Stitch.
All Wodify job applicants are asked to submit a video in the beginning stages of the recruitment process. Find out why this helps both the applicant and our company.
Take a look beyond the Wodify Core screens in your gym and software on your smartphone to find out a little more about the culture and people working at Wodify.
The latest edition of our Meet the Team blog is all about Francisco Maltez, Wodify’s QA Engineer who never shies away from tackling a problem or a chance to tell a joke and share a smile. When he’s not testing software, he’s thinking about fixing global issues to improve the lives of people around the world.
The Wodify Portugal office teamed up with Moinho da Juventude to share a fun-filled lunch with disadvantaged local children. Afterwards, everyone took a tour of the Lisbon Oceanarium for a day none of them will ever forget.
The Wodify team were excited to pack nutritious lunches and give exterior walls a facelift with bright, fresh paint during their visit to U.S. Wiggins College Preparatory Lab Family School. Wiggins is an underserved school in Camden NJ. and our group was happy to give back.
Olivia DiGiorgio is our Senior Business Analyst aka “Data Queen”. An enthusiastic CrossFit coach and athlete in her free time, Olivia is always looking for ways to make our customers’ lives easier.
Vanessa Walker is a member of Wodify’s Customer Success team. She’s actively involved with helping our customers run their gyms more effectively. That she drives to work on a motorcycle is just one of the many things that make her unique and a perfect fit at Wodify.
Kali Rivera is the Customer Success Leader at Wodify. When she’s not spending time with her family, she’s listening to our customers, creating solutions, and helping to make their lives easier. Do you have the same skills? Join our team!
João Abreu is the Senior Software Engineer at Wodify. When he’s not singing and dancing around the office, you’ll find him and his team hard at work designing elegant software that our customers actually want to use.
Wodify is honored to be featured on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
This is Carla: a powerful relationship builder, wherever she is. She is a natural people person and you can guarantee being in a good mood when she is around. It was her passion for CrossFit and the impact it made in her life that lead her into Wodify.
As a company, Wodify is committed to always give back to our community - wherever we are. That’s why, every quarter, we give one percent of our time volunteering, one percent of our services and one percent of our profit to local charities and entities. We love getting involved, so if there is a project you need help with, feel free to give us a shout!
Brendan Rice is Wodify's Marketing Operations Manager. He comes from Boulder, Colorado, loves camping and hiking and he is a snowboard lover. After college he decided to open an e-commerce matress business with a friend and after growing it into a successful company he stepped down and joined Wodify.
Working with Grupo Flamingo and the Nature Conservation Institute and Forestry the portuguese team went on a quest to clean the area around the Sado River in Portugal and preserve this protected santuary of wildlife in Portugal.
One in four households in Philadelphia have an annual income below $20,000 and cannot afford to pay for the roof over their heads without sacrificing other essentials. Habitat for Humanity helps people rebuild their homes by building hope.
Philabundance reduces hunger and food insecurity in the Delaware Valley by providing food access to people in need in partnership with organizations and individuals.
Four of eight members of team Wodify pedaled their bikes 62 miles from Philadelphia’s Ben Franklin Bridge to Buena, New Jersey in the 39th Annual American Cancer Society Bike-a-thon.
Habitat for Humanity is an international, non-governmental, and nonprofit organization, which was founded in 1976. Habitat has been devoted to building "simple, decent, and affordable" housing, a self-described "Christian housing ministry," and has addressed the issues of poverty housing all over the world.
Founded in 1976, the Cathedral Kitchen provides nutritious meals to impoverished residents of Camden, as well as job training and assistance towards finding housing, child care, legal and healthcare services. In 2011, the non-profit provided over 235,000 meals with the help of volunteers, donations, grants and fundraisers.
SOPA-Philly (Special Olympics Pennsylvania’s Philadelphia) offers Special Olympics programming in 25 Philadelphia public schools and many community venues throughout the city.
What child doesn’t love Field Day? For Wodify’s Summer 2016 Philanthropy event, the team decided to put together a field day for the children of the Camden Neighborhood Center - mostly for the kids but one can also assume partly to bring them back to their childhood days.
For our second Philanthropy event, our team landed on the opportunity to work with Associação Juvenil Ponte. Associação Juvenil Ponte is a non-governmental organization in Portugal that works to create better opportunities for young children, their families, and the local community.
Dogs are man’s best friend, so for their latest philanthropy event, Wodify’s Portugal team volunteered at a non-profit animal protection organization.
Wodify’s ongoing philanthropic initiative, members from our North American office volunteered at the Pennsylvania SPCA, headquartered in Philadelphia. The mission is to improve the lives and communities around us, and in the case of our Fall 2017 event, that included some four-legged friends as well.
For this month’s edition of Meet the Team, we sat down with Megan Brady one of Wodify’s customer success agents.
Wodify is a global team of passionate, driven and hard-working individuals whose mission is to bring the future of fitness to the world. Learn more about our Platform Operations Expert in March’s Meet the Team!
The Wodify team volunteered at H.B. WIlson Family School in Camden for our latest philanthropy event. Find out how we got involved with Read Across America!
Joana Esteves is a Product Owner in our Lisbon office who’s passionate about travelling, cooking and emerging technology. Find out more about Joana in this month’s edition of Meet the Team!
When David isn’t busy working as a designer, you might catch him hanging out at the cinema, enjoying some live music or exploring his hometown of Lisbon, Portugal. Learn more about David in this month’s edition of Meet the Team!
2017 was Wodify’s biggest year ever. Check out our 2018 roadmap to see what’s in the works for our suite of gym management software this year!
You might know Dave from Wodify’s Customer Success team. But when he isn’t busy answering support questions, Dave enjoys bowhunting, sampling beers on our office tap and scouring Wikipedia for obscure cat facts.
Filipe Martins is an engineering team lead at Wodify who’s passionate about travelling, television and technology. Find out more about Filipe in our latest edition of Meet the Team!
Coleen is a soccer-playing mom who also finds the time to head up our Customer Success division. Find out more about her in our latest edition of Meet the Team!
Wodify is proud to sponsor three athletes in the 2017 Alpha Games: Artur Sayal, Francisco Godinho and Rodrigo Côrte-Real. The Alpha Games is an elite two-day fitness competition based in Nice, France that attracts many of the fittest athletes in Europe.
Welcome back to our ongoing series, “Dan Does CrossFit,” where we follow Wodify Customer Success Agent Dan McMahon on his fitness quest. We caught up with Dan and his workout partner Lindsey Johnson, Wodify’s Director of Customer Advocacy, to see how things were going.
Lindsey Johnson is our resident CrossFit guru who cut her teeth at Reebok CrossFit ONE and Invictus Fitness in San Diego. Find out more in our latest edition of Meet the team!
Each year, Inc. ranks the fastest-growing private companies in the United States and in 2017, Wodify Technologies earned its place in the Inc. 5000 — #504 to be exact.
We can’t imagine Wodify without Elli — our product management ninja who’s a sucker for Chipotle, Larry David and 1980s new wave. Find out more in this month’s edition of Meet the Team!
Not having a 24-hour phone support system might seem frustrating or counterintuitive, but we’ve developed our policy with your best interests in mind. By using our resources efficiently, you’re guaranteed a trained professional to help you with your call, booked to match your schedule, all the while knowing that we’re constantly hard at work making Wodify as complete as possible.
Danielle Horneff is one of Wodify’s customer success agents, and an awesome person to have on board! For this month’s Meet the Team, we caught up with Danielle about CrossFit and her favorite parts about working at Wodify.
Meet Shanzay — our resident foodie, pizza connoisseur and travel enthusiast who gives Anthony Bourdain a run for his money. Since she’s such an invaluable member of the Wodify team, we sat down with Shanzay for this month’s Meet the Team to find out what makes her tick.
Your gym is more than a place to workout. It’s a community of people who want to improve themselves every single day. To make those ties even stronger, we’ve enhanced the speed and functionality of Wodify’s social platform for our latest update to our gym software. Keep reading to learn more about what these changes include!
Wodify is always innovating. As part of our evolution, we’re debuting two new applications — Wodify Arena and Wodify Rise — by the end of 2017. Each could transform your experience with our software, and we’re thrilled to be expanding Wodify’s family of products.
Who has two thumbs, a massive comic book collection and a giant Ke$ha obsession? Our Customer Success Agent Dan McMahon! Check out our interview with him for this month’s Meet the Team.
Follow Our Employee Dan On His CrossFit Journey! The Wodify team has its fair share of fitness freaks and fanatics, including Dan McMahon, one of our customer success agents. Dan recently started a new CrossFit regimen. He’s following InVictus Programming and tracking his entire experience on Instagram! You can follow him at @dann_does_crossfit to track his progress.
<div>For Wodify’s Spring 2017 Philanthropy event, our team volunteered at the Food Bank of South Jersey. The Food Bank of SJ helps provide meals for local families and children in need. They distribute meals to four local counties (Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem) making it all the more rewarding for our team members who currently live in, or come from these areas.</div><div><br></div>
Last friday, we hosted our first Hackathon, in our Lisbon offices. This was the first Hackathon powered by Wodify Technologies. This edition, we partnered up with OutSystems for the project briefing. The goal was to foster the development of technology solutions in the fitness industry and explore the new and powerful mobile capabilities of OutSystems. The theme was: 'Fitness. Mobile. Ready. Go.'
From all of us at Wodify, I hope this message finds you happy and healthy. It’s hard to believe we are nearing the end of 2016. We’ve had a big year and I’m excited to share some of our most recent improvements and enhancements to the product. We are deeply committed to providing leading-edge CrossFit technology, and we can’t do it without you. I’d like to discuss some of our recent accomplishments and the direction we are heading in 2017.
he award honors companies with best practices in creating collaborative environments and whose leaders demonstrate a willingness to dedicate time and resources to developing its talent.
The award recognizes the area’s elite business leaders for their outstanding achievements and their contributions to the business community.
The Philly 100 recognizes the fastest-growing privately held companies in the Philadelphia area and was created by Wharton SBDC, The Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia, and The Philadelphia Business Journal.
June was the month for the first philanthropy event at Wodify’s Lisbon office. Eighteen team members from the Lisbon office went to D. Fernando II basic school in Sintra to help improve some classrooms and perform some gardening.
We’ve grown to 400 boxes with 10% of our boxes located in 20 countries outside of the US. We’ve experienced some growing pains: cloud infrastructure, staffing, and office space.
The Wodify team is back after a whirlwind week of attending the 2014 CrossFit Games. We love exhibiting at the Games each year because it gives us an opportunity to talk face-to-face to box owners who use our software everyday. We also get a chance to meet new people and see how our software can help them run their business.
Two years ago, Wodify entered this market with a new approach to performance tracking. Since then, our software has evolved into much more than a performance tracking application. Today we can proudly say that we offer the best all-in-one software solution for box owners and their athletes on the market — and we have you to thank for it.
We were delighted to welcome Zach Even-Esh to the Wodify offices yesterday. A few of us from the team sat down to discuss the best practices that we’ve learned over the years, we showed off our gym, Wodify Strength and Conditioning, and had a little fun! We shot a video that you can watch below.
Wodify has been dedicated to supporting box owners and athletes since our inception in 2012. As a CrossFitter myself, I’ve made it our mission to provide software that makes it easy and fun for athletes to stay engaged and monitor progress, while providing box owners with tools to help manage their business.
CrossFit for Hope, sponsored by CrossFit Headquarters, has helped to raise over 1.4mm for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to date. There was a huge turnout and the energy in the room was contagious. One thing I love about CrossFit is the community that comes with it.
Located at 550 Mickle Boulevard (also known as Martin Luther King Blvd) the not-for-profit Ronald McDonald House of Southern NJ has served as a home-away-from-home,” since 1974 for over 17,000 families whose children are being treated at nearby hospitals for critical illness or traumatic injuries.
This is Conigent/Wodify’s second year volunteering for Habitat for Humanity, but its first time joining forces with CrossFit Aspire. Conigent/Wodify employees not only work out at CrossFit Aspire, but the gym is also the first CrossFit gym nationwide to implement Wodify, Conigent’s new custom, mobile application to electronically track individual members’ performance, and manage owner operations.
Tech Girlz is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring adolescent girls to participate in science and technology careers. Males still dominate females in these fields. Tech Girlz provides workshops, events, peers, mentors and role models. Their goal is to spark innovation, exhilaration, and motivation in young women to become tomorrow’s tech leaders.
The entire Wodify team participated in the day’s events. The CrossFit Climb Challenge was programmed by one of our affiliates, Rob Miller of CrossFit Delaware Valley. The WOD involved three rounds of 21 kettlebell swings, 15 box jumps, and 9 burpees, followed by the 53 flights of stairs.
Asking a bunch of CrossFitters to do cardio? We’ll only do it for a good cause — and the “Step Up for the Special Olympics” event fit the bill perfectly.
Wodify have a strong Philanthropic mission woven into the core of both companies – promising to donate 1% of time, 1% of services, and 1% of profits to the community at large. This 1:1:1 program is evident in many ways but not the least of which was the overwhelming team participation and effort put forth the final Friday in April during a notably busy time.
Over the last years, we have built a robust community of people, united by their passion for fitness and technology and inspired by the idea of building a new version of themselves. We created a high tech fitness culture, over a network scattered around the world, with more than half a million users across 85 countries, and more than 90 million results logged. And we keep them counting, everyday.