Canadian-based software company opens regional headquarters in Tampa
June 12, 2023
WellnessLiving plans to create up to 45 jobs in new Westshore district office
Tampa, Fla. (June 12, 2023) – WellnessLiving, a Toronto-based software company focused on the health and wellness industry, has announced it’s expanding to Tampa with a regional headquarters in the Westshore District. The company is leasing 4,000 square feet at Corporate Center II at 4211 W. Boy Scout Blvd.
WellnessLiving plans to build a team of up to 45 in information technology and operations roles, including software development, sales, marketing, account management and recruitment. The company is interested in developing connections with local universities to recruit new graduates.
“Many do not realize that Tampa is one of the fastest-growing tech hubs in the United States. We are excited to build a dynamic team from this highly-skilled talent pool here in Tampa,” said Don Williams, Chief Revenue Officer, WellnessLiving. “This new U.S. office will allow us to further expand our domestic customer base and better serve our existing clients.”
Business owners in the health and wellness space use WellnessLiving’s software tools to help manage and grow their business, everything from tracking sales and scheduling staff to building a loyal customer base through email marketing.
The Tampa Bay Economic Development Council has seen an uptick in foreign direct investment (FDI) projects over the last couple of years, particularly in the Financial and Professional Services and Information Technology sectors. More than 40% of the Tampa Bay EDC’s new prospects this year have been international companies with strong activity coming from the UK and Canada. WellnessLiving joins other FDI companies that have selected Tampa for U.S. operations or headquarters within the last year, including Strive Sales and Clarify.
“We’re delighted to welcome another growing international company to Tampa,” said Angel Gonzalez, chair of the Tampa Bay EDC and regional president of SouthState Bank. “Tampa’s reputation as a top place to find highly skilled talent, build a thriving business, and enjoy an incredible quality of life continues to grow nationally and internationally. We look forward to supporting WellnessLiving as it sets up its U.S. operations here.”
WellnessLiving is the fastest-growing, all-in-one business management software for the fitness and wellness industry. Trusted by over 5,000 business owners and more than 15 million users worldwide, WellnessLiving is the only software solution you need to manage and grow your business. They offer an affordable, reliable, and easy-to-use platform that equips fitness and wellness business owners with all the features and tools they need to attract, convert, and retain more clients. For more information, visit www.wellnessliving.com
About Tampa Bay Economic Development Council
The Tampa Bay Economic Development Council is the lead designated economic development agency for Hillsborough County and the cities of Tampa, Plant City and Temple Terrace. Established in 2009 as a partnership between the public sector and private corporate investors, the EDC works to advance a diversified local economy that is beneficial to all by attracting, expanding and retaining quality employers, a talented workforce and investment, focusing within targeted industry sectors, including Corporate Headquarters, Financial and Professional Services, Information Technology, Life Science and Health Care, Defense and Security, Distribution and Logistics, and Manufacturing. The EDC exists because of the generous support of more than 100 corporations, Hillsborough County, and the cities of Tampa, Plant City and Temple Terrace.