Los Angeles, California – Stayhealthy Inc., the creative healthcare technology company dedicated to empowering people to take control of their personal health, has announced the company has acquired Augmently Inc., the augmented realism technology company located in Los Angeles, California. The acquisition became effective March 6, 2019.
Stayhealthy’s groundbreaking suite of apps designed for a more inclusive personal health experience are revolutionizing the industry with first-of-its-kind experiences using the power of augmented reality technology and 20 years of science based research. Stayhealthy, Inc., and Augmently, Inc., have been working together for 18 months and released the company’s first app in the Stayhealthy suite of apps – Color Quest™ – an Art Adventure this month. Color Quest™ takes kids into the augmented reality world of coloring and places them into a real-life environment while educating them on healthy body organs and healthy foods. The two companies designed the app to challenge the current childhood obesity epidemic endangering the future generations of the country. (video here: https://vimeo.com/321545339)
Stayhealthy is an engagement based technology company that uses FDA cleared technologies and devices to track and help users change their health for the better. The company’s innovation in healthcare screening is its use of the mobile platform to screen for excess body fat. Stayhealthy is introducing its underlying patented BFI (Body Fact Index) technology which represents a highly accurate alternative and challenge to BMI, up to 98% accurate by using their mobile app in development with no wearables needed whatsoever. The company’s patented augmented reality technology will play a pivotal role in giving consumers an all-inclusive experience in managing their own health, measuring excess body fat and creating ways to live a healthier lifestyle.
Augmently, Inc. is an industry leader in delivering successful augmented reality experiences and has produced custom augmented reality campaigns using its patented AR technology and has provided services for some of the world’s leading brands.
“We recognized how powerful an augmented reality (AR) experience can be to a person who wants to understand their health and certain risks of diseases. Our apps are not just pages of data. With the acquisition of Augmently, Inc., we are now able to provide our consumers a real-world environment where multiple sensory modalities are engaging them on a much higher level than any other application available today.” – John Collins, CEO, Stayhealthy, Inc.
“When we started working with John and the team at Stayhealthy, Inc. we knew we had the chance to change the trajectory of the current healthcare industry. Our partnership is much more than embracing new technologies to understand your own health; it’s about revolutionizing the industry and giving individuals the tools to understand their own bodies in a way they couldn’t have experienced before. We’re excited to see what the future holds and are extremely impressed with the group at Stayhealthy, Inc. and their passion to get America on the road to healthier lives.” – Ziggy Kormandel, President, Augmently, Inc.
The Stayhealthy Board of Directors: Edward P. Bliss-Investment Counsel, John Collins-CEO, Stayhealthy, John Demoleos-Associate Executive Director-Development and External Affairs Staten Island University Hospitable Northwell Health and Executive Director Staten Island University Hospital Foundation, Governor Tommy Thompson who is also the former U.S. Department of Health & Human ServicesSecretary and Kermit E. Weeks, CEO Fantasy of Flight.
Stayhealthy, Inc., is a privately-held company based in Monrovia, California. Financial terms of the acquisition not available.
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