Millennium software

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Millennium software
Industry Beauty Industry
Founded 1987
Founder John Harms (CEO)
Headquarters Parsippany, NJ
Website http://www.harms-software.com/

Millennium software is business management software developed by the Parsippany, NJ-based company Millennium Systems International.[1][2][3] Millennium is widely recognized as the leading business management software in the salon and spa industries, and is used by salons in over 36 countries, handling over $1 billion in revenue annually.[1][4][5][6] Millennium has won many industry awards, including American Spa magazine’s Professionals Choice Award for Best Software 8 years in a row, and the software has been featured on CNN, CNBC, VH1 and BRAVO.[5][6][7]

Millennium Systems International is headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, with offices in Plymouth, Devon in the UK.[7][8] John Harms is the company’s founder and CEO.[2][7][9]

History[edit]

Harms Software was founded by John Harms in 1987.[2][10][11][12] Harms created Millennium software to help salons manage scheduling, record-keeping, and marketing, and the company eventually became focused on helping salons use the tool to grow their businesses.[2][13]

As of 2013, the company operates offices in the US and the UK.[1][14] Harms Software changed its name to Millennium Systems International in 2013.[15]

Product[edit]

Millennium is the flagship product of Millennium Systems International.[1][2] The business management and growth software is used by salons, spas, medical spas, studios and gyms to access business records, manage scheduling and point of sale transactions, track business goals, and generate and meet marketing goals.[2][3][13] The software’s features include:

  • SMS and email appointment confirmations
  • Marketing reports on client data and trends
  • Remote management tools
  • Loyalty program manager
  • Online appointment scheduler
  • Inventory management

Awards and recognition[edit]

Millennium has won several industry awards, including:[2][5][6]

  • The American Spa magazine's Professionals Choice Award for Best Software 8 years in a row
  • Launchpad’s Best Software System, Best Business Building Program, and Best Appointment Tracker awards – 2010, 2011, and 2012
  • Behind the Chair Stylist Award for 2011, 2012, and 2013
  • Salon Today Top 200 Most Leveraged Software 2012

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "MILLENNIUM SPA & SALON SOFTWARE HISTORY". Harms-software.com. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "ABOUT MILLENNIUM BY HARMS SOFTWARE". Harms-software.com. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Harms Software". INC. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Superstorm Sandy: Millennium's Story". Beauty Launchpad. Retrieved 16 May 2013. 
  5. ^ a b c "2009 Professional's Choice Awards from American Spa Magazine". Spatrade.com. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  6. ^ a b c "Millennium Spa Software Earns Its 7th Consecutive Beauty Industry Award for Best Software!". Harms-software.com. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  7. ^ a b c "Millennium by Harms Software". Crunchbase.com. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  8. ^ "Headquarters Tour". Modern Salon. Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  9. ^ Shipley, Alison. "Millennium's The Experience: The 2012 Conference". ModernSalon. Retrieved 16 May 2013. 
  10. ^ "Millennium Revamps Branding, Gears Up for Launch of Meevo". American Spa Magazine. Retrieved 16 May 2013. 
  11. ^ "Millennium Salon Software Announces New Be-cause Honoree". BehindTheChair. Retrieved 16 May 2013. 
  12. ^ "About Harms Software, Inc". Pinpoint Microsoft. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  13. ^ a b "Harms Software Inc. Now Offering Millennium Software Online Training and Webinars". PRweb.com. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  14. ^ "Millennium Software Introduces Millennium TV". Hairshow.com. Retrieved 16 May 2013. 
  15. ^ "Big Year for Millennium Software". Modern Salon Magazine’’. February 2014.