The MINDBODY Story
March 20, 2018
Ventura Beach Marriott (Google Maps)
- Rick Stollmeyer - Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, MINDBODY
Rick Stollmeyer co-founded MINDBODY in his garage in 2001 and serves as CEO, ensuring that everything from the product line to business development to team member enrichment serves the company’s vision: Leveraging Technology to Improve the Wellness of the World. In 2005, Rick led the industry by taking MINDBODY's business management solution fully to the cloud. Today, the company remains the leading SaaS platform for the wellness services industry, streamlining business management and making it easier for wellness practitioners to improve the lives of customers. MINDBODY has also created an online marketplace connecting health, wellness and beauty professionals to millions of wellness seekers worldwide. The company powers over 58,000 wellness businesses in more than 130 countries, and connects over 326,000 wellness practitioners to millions of people worldwide. Stollmeyer lives with his wife, Jill, and four children near the company headquarters in San Luis Obispo, California.
Private Equity Insights
May 1, 2018
Lundring Events Center, Cal Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks (Google Maps)
- Eyal Gluzman - President, Martha's Senior Gourmet
- Stan Luker - Partner, Moss Adams Transaction Services
Eyal Gluzman, president of Martha’s Senior Gourmet, has been in the senior care industry since 2007. While running his own senior care agency, he saw a need for a quality meal service dedicated to addressing dietary and medical challenges. As a result, Martha’s Senior Gourmet was born in 2011. Since then, the company has grown to serve markets in California, Texas, Arizona and Florida,and now offers a nationwide currier delivery service of its products. Prior to his senior care career, Gluzman owned a construction and development company and built custom homes in Southern California. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Loyola Marymount University.
Stan Luker has worked in public accounting and consulting since 1996. At Moss Adams, he leads the Transaction Services Practice in Southern California and specializes in mergers and acquisitions for transactions ranging up to $10 billion. Prior to joining Moss Adams, Luker led the due diligence and restructuring practice of a California-based management consulting firm and also served as interim chief financial officer. He began his career with a Big Four firm, where he worked on strategic and private equity acquisitions in the software, technology, and oil and gas industries. He also led numerous due diligence teams for corporate and private equity clients. A member of the Institute of Management Accountants, Luker received bachelor’s degrees in humanities and accounting from the University of Calgary.