Shaping the Future of the Fitness Industry
Glofox is enabling fitness entrepreneurs to build successful, growing businesses and improving worldwide health and wellbeing
Founded by Fitness Entrepeneurs for Fitness Entrepeneurs
Our founders Conor, Finn, and Anthony founded Glofox in 2014 to support an industry they saw huge potential in - boutique, group-focused fitness studios and gyms, who know that having a strong brand and a focus on community are important factors to keeping happy and engaged members and growing your business.
Helping Fitness Business Embrace a New Business Model
We enable boutique fitness studio owners to maintain authentic relationships with their members, and are building a community of customers at every phase of the life cycle and at scale, whether you own one studio or 100
Create a healthier world.
The whole Glofox team is just that - a team. We function well only if we function together, and everyone is heard and valued.
Blaze A Trail
We strive to be innovative thinkers and doers, and aren't afraid to be the first to give something a try if it's the right thing to do for our customers and our team.
Our customers are our backbone, and we do all this so that they can succeed. We are always innovating with them in mind.
Act With Integrity
We believe in working with honest, moral, and ethical people.
The Glofox team delivers on expectations, owns up to their mistakes, and gives credit where credit is due.
Our Journey to Help Build a Healthier World
Zappy Professional services launches custom mobile app and software development services across a range of industries
Glofox is born! The Zappy name is dropped and the first iteration of the management dashboard is released from our coworking office space in Downtown Dublin, Ireland
Glofox throws it's first holiday party, which was a pretty small affair - 3 guys with some turkey sandwiches
Glofox takes it overseas! Our first US based client signs up. Thanks for believing in us http://www.innersmileyoga.org/
And we're off to a running start. We get our first seed funding of €500K coming from Enterprise irelands high potential start up fund and business angel, Growing Capital
We move into our first office space in the Dublin suburb of Ranelagh. A basement to call our own!
Holiday party number 2 - Getting a little bigger! Now we are 8 and we headed to our local pub for some pints and greasy bar food platters.
Glofox narrows its focus to be entirely on the boutique fitness industry and the first version of our branded member app is released to deliver on that promise.
Our 3rd holiday party -14 Glofoxers head to a nice BYOB dinner at a local restaurant.
We make the office official and move to a lovely open plan in an office park in a Dublin commuter town.
Our first institutional round of funding comes through! Notion Capital, Partech Ventures, Tribal VC, and Enterprise Ireland back Glofox with €2M to meet global demand and expand the Glofox team
Holiday party number 4 and we're hitting critical mass - 30 of us took over a cocktail bar and have quite the soiree
We launch our new brand identity and redesigned website with a cleaner and more fitness focused look.
Expanded our presence and opened our office in Galway in the west of Ireland.
We launch a new and improved version of our member app with all new back-end architecture + enable global payment processing integrations that allow us to support clients in more parts of the world.
We move into an even larger office space in a beautiful historic building in downtown Dublin. We host our 5th holiday party here - we're now up to 50 Glofoxers!
We open our office in Sydney, Australia, expanding our operations, sales, and support teams into Asia/Pacific.
We hit 1 Million end members booking classes and memberships with our studios!
Our Los Angeles, California offices open in Playa Vista, which will serve as our US headquarters.
We close a $10M Series A funding round led by Octopus Ventures, with additional investment from Partech, Notion Capital and Tribal VC. We'll be using the funds to expand our presence in the US as well as allocating funds to product, developing additional innovative solutions for the enterprise/franchise market.
Join the Glofox Family
Our team is at the core of what we do. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and Los Angeles, California with offices in Galway and Sydney, we're changing the fitness industry forever. Check out our careers page for info on how to join us.