Google adds salon and spa bookings through Maps and Search

Look out StyleSeat and other salon booking apps, starting today Google will let people book hair and spa appointments. The addition is an expansion through Reserve with Google, which rolled out a feat

18 Female Founders Who Killed It In 2015

Last week, on an internal conversational thread here at TechCrunch,¬†the staff began chatting about some of female founders who’ve made a major dent on the tech scene in 2015, and the thread qui

European Salon Booking Site Wahanda Buys Dutch Rival Treatwell For $38M

After a $46 million cash injection and a $171 million majority acquisition by Japan’s Recruit Holdings last month, Wahanda, the StyleSeat-esque European salon and beauty booking platform, is con

StyleSeat, An Online Marketplace For Stylists & Beauty Pros, Raises $10.2M Series A From Lightspeed

As hinted at last month, salon-booking service StyleSeat has now closed on its Series A round of funding. Led by Lightspeed Ventures, the company has raised an additional $10.2 million in outside inve

Salon Booking Platform StyleSeat Goes Mobile, Ahead Of Upcoming Series A

Salon-booking service StyleSeat has finally made its way to mobile, after seeing its smartphone usage increase from 15% during the company's first year (2011) to now 78% of total usage today. Says com

Foundation Video: Melody McCloskey Of StyleSeat On Getting Investors Involved In A Beauty Startup

In the most recent episode of my <a target="_blank" href="">Foundation</a> video series, I sat down with the founder of <a target="_blank" href="">StyleSea

Salon Booking Service StyleSeat Launches Offers Platform To Pull Stylists Away From Daily Deal Sites

<a target="_blank" href="">StyleSeat</a>, the "OpenTable for hair stylists" backed by Founders Fund (via<a target="_blank" href="

StyleSeat Is Yet More Proof There’s A Market For The “Opentable For X”

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Startup Battlefield At Disrupt: Day One, Session Three

<img src="" />Round three from day one focused on "Disrupting Commerce." These are companies that hope to displace giants like

StyleSeat Is An OpenTable For Hair Salons And Spas

<img src="" class="shot2" />Finding a new hair stylist in a city is a challenging and very important task. For me, I happen to b

The List Of Startups Launching At TechCrunch Disrupt New York

<img src="" class="shot2"/>We are only a few hours away from kicking off the third <a href="">T