Allowing for more ways to collect payments, the company’s first physical tech offering helps local businesses manage all their payments in one place and drive repeat business, ensuring better conversion and customer satisfaction.
John Foreman, former CPO at Mailchimp, and Tim Milliron, former VP of engineering at TripActions, join the Podium team.
Businesses can utilize text messaging to securely take payment directly from the Podium platform.
The relationship will provide Fix Auto USA franchise locations with complete access to Podium’s platform for interaction management.
The award is the latest in a series of recognitions and milestones for Podium over the past year. In the fall, the company was named to Forbes’ Next Billion-Dollar Startups List for 2018, a list of the 25 companies the media giant predicts have the best chance of reaching $1 billion valuation or more in the near future.
An elite group of 25 companies, the list highlights those that members from Forbes’ editorial team and TrueBridge Capital Partners believe have a strong shot at reaching a valuation of $1 billion or more in the near future.
This award comes on the heels of Podium being ranked No. 13 on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies for 2018 and being named the 2018 “Best SaaS Product for Small Business/SMBs” by The SaaS Awards.
The company celebrates the opening of new 125,000-square-foot office to accommodate continued rapid growth.