Rick Stollmeyer co-founded MINDBODY in his garage in 2001, and today serves as the company’s CEO and principle visionary, ensuring that everything the company embraces – from 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 when he took 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 for wellness practitioners and making it easier for them to do what they love - improve the lives of their customers. MINDBODY is also the creator an online marketplace connecting health, wellness and beauty professionals to millions of wellness seekers worldwide, helping practitioners reach more people in their communities and beyond. Today, MINDBODY powers over 53,000 wellness businesses in over 130 countries, and connects over 277,000 wellness practitioners with more than 29 million people who are seeking healthier, happier lives.
Throughout the company’s steady growth, Rick’s dedication to maintaining a vibrant work culture has consistently earned the company spots on several of the nation’s Best Places to Work lists, including Glassdoor’s Employee’s Choice Award in 2013, 2014 and 2015, ranking among the “Top 50 Best Places to Work” each year.
Rick lives with his wife, Jill, and four children near the company headquarters in San Luis Obispo, California.