ShiftPixy Announces Quelliv Incubation Launch
MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ShiftPixy, Inc. (Nasdaq: PIXY) (“ShiftPixy” or “the Company”), a Florida-based national staffing enterprise which designs, manages, and sells access to a disruptive, revolutionary platform that facilitates employment in the rapidly growing Gig Economy, today announced the successful incubation launch of Quelliv Inc. low level laser centers which provide an effective, non-invasive therapeutic alternative to ease pain, reduce inflammation, enhance skin health, and activate personal well-being. Quelliv laser centers are powered by industry leader Genesis One Lasers to ensure effective sessions with long-lasting results.
“After getting to know the science that powers Quelliv, we were very motivated to help incubate and position Quelliv for a very exciting growth journey,” said ShiftPixy Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Scott Absher. “The incubation process for Quelliv is central to what ShiftPixy Labs does, from taking an initial idea through to funding and mass commercialization. Quelliv is another example of our active engagement process and quest to build large national clients for the unique ShiftPixy platform.”
Quelliv CEO Mike Keyes said, “I have spent a lot of time over the past two years with the ShiftPixy Labs team since the formation of the company, building our business plan, fleshing out our brand, digging through the research and identifying our targeted national locations. The ShiftPixy Labs development team has purpose-built our mobile customer experience to better connect us with our customers and elevate their engagement with the Quelliv brand and experience.”
Quelliv plans to craft a national footprint of 500 centers within twenty-four months of launch, and its first phase of laser centers are already available in Florida at the following locations:
West Palm Beach - 1411 N. Flagler Drive, Ste. 4700, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Naples - 851 5th Ave. North, Ste. 301, Naples, FL 34102
St. Petersburg - 150 2nd Ave. N, Ste 425, St Petersburg, FL 33701
Aventura - 18999 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 205, Aventura, FL 33180
Sarasota - 6524 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34240
Nashville; Charlotte; Atlanta; Raleigh Durham; Oklahoma City; Dallas; Austin; Newport Beach
To learn more about Quelliv please visit www.quelliv.com
Quelliv was designed to introduce a proprietary, high value and high efficacy photobiomodulation technology trained to address a number of biological applications in the wellness market’s highest demand subsectors. Quelliv’s trained laser technology is uniquely applied to anti-aging, weight management, pain management and scalp rejuvenation. The Company has launched its initial three south Florida locations with two additional locations coming online in Q4 2022. The Company plans to launch a national rollout to major metro markets in Q1 of 2023 with a goal of 500 company owned locations throughout the US longer term.
The company sells its Genesis One photobiomodulation equipment to professional and collegiate sports teams for rapid athlete recovery.
ShiftPixy is a disruptive human capital services enterprise, revolutionizing employment in the Gig Economy by delivering a next-gen platform for workforce management that helps businesses with shift-based employees navigate regulatory mandates, minimize administrative burdens and better connect with a ready-for-hire workforce. With expertise rooted in management’s more than 25 years of workers’ compensation and compliance programs experience, ShiftPixy adds a needed layer for addressing compliance and continued demands for equitable employment practices in the growing Gig Economy.
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Source: ShiftPixy, Inc.
Released October 4, 2022