Smart Online, Inc. is a pioneer of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) for emerging growth companies. The Company successfully completed their initial public offering in 2005, achieved a marketing capitalization of $150 million, and was listed on the NASDAQ stock market in April 2006.
Now with more than four million customers, the Company’s solutions sold through private label syndication on Fortune 2000 corporate Web sites, including JPMorgan Chase, Union Bank of California, BusinessWeek, Fast Company, and Inc. magazines, and through OEM distribution deals with Dell and Gateway Computers. Investors include Compaq, IBM, and Apollo Management.
Smart Online was Selected for 2006 Forbes Best of the Web Entrepreneurs List
Smart Online, Inc. delivers private-label, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications designed to enable its corporate partners to acquire and retain small business customers. Smart Online’s applications help partners increase their recurring revenue, while aiding their small business customers to more efficiently start, manage and grow their businesses.
OneBiz is a suite of applications for small businesses to manage and grow their business. Track sales and customers, create invoices and pay bills, manage employees, and manage online employee calendars and contacts.
Smart Online, Inc. develops and markets a range of mobile application software products and services to small businesses. It offers Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications for business management, Web marketing, and e-commerce. The company’s e-commerce applications enables customers to conduct transactions online; and include shopping cart, financial transactions, shipping, domain name registration, and business-to-business communication applications for small businesses, as well as consulting services, such as Website design and launch. The company also provides services that are designed to complement its product offerings and to create custom business solutions, including business consulting, graphic design, Website content syndication, specialized compensation calculations for organization members, online order management, domain name registration, personalized e-mail creation, and warehouse order fulfillment. In addition, it offers software business tools that assist customers in developing written content; services that assist not-for-profit organizations in their fundraising efforts; and mobile phone applications used to provide specialized communications and e-commerce opportunities for businesses and not-for-profit organizations. Further, it provides Website and mobile consulting services to businesses and not-for-profit organizations. Smart Online, Inc. sells its products and services directly to organizations, as well as through private-label marketing partners to end users. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Durham, North Carolina.