- The Dutch VirtuaGym startup has raised a new round of investment € 2.1 million Saffelberg Investments. The company says it will use the funds to accelerate international growth and product development.
VirtuaGym is the developer of the eponymous fitness app that targets both consumers and fitness professionals. To use his own words more than 7 million consumers and businesses in 1800 the app. In addition, the company has launched a rival MyFitnessPal allows consumers to track their calorie intake.
CEO Hugo Braam late to TechCrunch that the company wants to enable people healthier and more active life with the help of new technology. "In fact, we want to achieve behavioral change through smart feedback and by making it easier for people. On the professional side, we want to make health and fitness professionals ' lives easier by allowing them to use within their company make our consumer technology. "