It is made up of four players with remarkable experience in the IT industry: Gamma Studio (MILAN), SportRick Tech lTD (LONDON), Delta Studio (MADRID),Gruppo Sinapsi (REGGIO EMILIA).
In his attic, with his 486 DX2 66, Andrea creates a management software for subscriptions to swimming courses, requested by three local sport companies. School during the day and Visual Basic 5 programming at night with Microsoft Access Database. Courses start in September... the new software will manage more than 6,000 subscriptions.
AcquaGest is no longer a hobby, many companies are using it already. 4andSoft software house decides to develop the product to boost sales.
Thanks to some big projects, AcquaGest becomes SportGest. Now it manages gyms, tennis courts and wellness centers and offers access control. Its reference database is Microsoft SQL server.
Gamma becomes IT provider for Virgin Continental
April 2006: Gruppo Sinapsi acquires 4andSoft and SportGest. The group continues with the inversions, also acquiring Hallway’s Business Intelligence Solutions and Panthera, a platform for management and control.
Cloud and Social Booking
February 2010, Forum Piscine: Presentation of SportGest in private cloud and the Social Booking platform: the first Social Business solution for the sport industry.
Cloud and Social are the key elements for success and SportRick’s main features as well, its goal being the capitalization of the experience consolidated in the industry of new technologies and in the development of management systems for sport facilities. In June 2012 the first public-cloud access control is installed (probably the first not only in Italy).
SportRick’s success attracts some multinationals of the industry. The most convincing of all turns out to be Johnson Healtech, owner of Matrix. December 2013: exclusive distribution agreement.
SportRick Tech Ltd
September 2014: first branch opening in London at Google Campus.
In Cologne, during the FiBo trade show (the most important at European level) SportRick receives excellent feedbacks from clients and industry professionals alike. SportRick cloud manages more than 1,800,000 user profiles and thousands of daily transactions.
Thanks to Gamma's experiences and SportRick's tecnologies, it4Fit is now the best IT player for fitness industries in Europe.