Sittercity.com, the online sitter service that links nannies, babysitters, pet sitters and other caregivers to families, has acquired one of its rivals.
Sitters.com is the third-largest in-home care website and has developed a significant sitter and parent network throughout its almost 10 year history.
This acquisition will expand Sittercity’s current database of close to 2 million users, further solidifying the company’s dominance in the online in-home care industry.”
Mike Cravens, founder of Sitters.com, will become a stockholder in Sittercity and serve as a strategic adviser.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.