Lose It! Company Overview
Lose It! is mobilizing the world to achieve a healthy weight. In a 2016 study with the National Institute of Health, 72.7% of users who actively used Lose It! achieved clinically significant weight loss. Downloaded by over 30 million people around the world, Lose It! is the most effective, personal, app-based weight loss program. Members have lost over 50 million pounds (and counting).
Lose It! empowers its members to live healthier lives and achieve their weight loss goals through a connected community, motivation and challenges, nutrition & fitness guidance, and the insights that come from tracking daily calories, exercise, and nutrition. Lose It! is powered by proven nutritional science, robust behavioral data, and customer-centered software development.
Founded in 2008, FitNow, Inc. d/b/a Lose It! is a private company headquartered in Boston, MA. It is currently available on iOS, Android, Apple watch and web.
Jobs at Lose It!
Why work at Lose It!?
Lose It! offers incredible benefits, flexible hours, and a work hard/ play hard culture. If you picture yourself working on solving one of the world’s biggest issues with a smart team, then heading out for apps and drinks with your peers, we’re the company for you! Join our creative, fun, fast-moving company with ample opportunity to learn and develop areas you’d like to work on professionally.
Compelling markets and technology: Lose It! is at the forefront of health and fitness, corporate wellness, machine learning, nutrigenomics and mobile and cloud computing.
A track record of success: Our founders are seasoned startup professionals; they've taken a company public, sold companies to Macromedia and Microsoft, and raised capital from firms ranging from General Catalyst to Polaris to United Healthcare's Innovation Group.
Small team, deep and interesting challenges: We may be a small team (under 40 people total), but we're always pushing the limits of current knowledge. The problems we solve are deep, complex and fascinating.
Professional growth opportunities: We encourage continuous learning through sponsoring employees to attend conferences and seminars to network, expand their knowledge and build their skillset. We also incorporate team building exercises, brainstorming sessions, and retreats to optimize how we work together as a team.
We have fun: We have a genuine camaraderie that makes us look forward to coming to work every day. (The other perks and benefits listed below don't hurt either.)
Perks & Benefits List:
- Flexible hours
- Open vacation policy
- Profit sharing
- Gym membership or wellness reimbursement
- Commuter subsidization and prime location for public transportation
- Health, dental, and vision insurance for you and your family
- Life insurance and disability benefits
- 401k plan
- Casual dress code
- Company lunches and happy hours
- Weekly organic fruit delivery
- Frequent company outings and trips
- Great collective beer knowledge