Sept 12-13, 2021 | Donald E. Stephens Convention Center | Rosemont, IL
Fred Helou is the founder and CEO of Vagaro, a leading business management platform and online marketplace for beauty, fitness and wellness businesses. Vagaro was born in 2009 with a simple idea-to book wellness services online-anytime, anywhere. This idea grew to now serve more than 126,000 service providers who now use Vagaro for scheduling, business operations and payment processing, with more than 76 million classes and appointements booked through Vagaro in 2020. Prior to found Vagaro, Helou was the director of software for Novellus, leading a software development team for 15 product lines, spanning different countries. While Helou is passionate about his business and entrepreneurship, outside of work, his favorite hobbies are skiing, golfing and rooting for the Los Angeles Lakers.