Care.com acquires Parents in a Pinch

Date:
Tuesday January 15, 2013

Company Name:
Care.com

Company Website:
http://www.care.com

Categories:
Consumer Web, Internet

Deal:
Acquisition

Source:
http://bit.ly/109epXM

Care.com (http://www.Care.com), the largest online care destination in the world, has acquired Parents in a Pinch, a leading back-up child and adult care specialist, broadening its service offerings for employers and members. Terms of the transaction, which closed on December 31, 2012, were not disclosed. 

Parents in a Pinch, which is currently based in Brookline, MA and will relocate to Care.com's offices, is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Care.com and will continue to be run by co-founders Barbara Siegel and Davida Manon.