About Us

Where the Business of Youth Activities and Technology Meet

CEO/Co-Founder Mark Mahoney faced the same issues every owner of a class-based business does. When he researched operational solutions, none existed. In 2004, he and CTO/Co-Founder, Mike Carper created the first online class management software for the industry. In the process they developed an unmatched support team in every key area, from onboarding to marketing to engineering and product development committed to making youth activity center businesses prosperous.


Our Customer

Jackrabbit Technologies is the leader in providing cloud-based class management software to youth activity centers that include gymnastics, cheer and ninja gyms, dance studios, theater and arts programs, swim, music and horse riding schools, martial arts dojos and childcare centers – serving over 5 million students across more than 15,000 locations in 36 countries. Our clients build dreams, we build their business – we win when our clients win!

Our Product

Our powerful and robust cloud-based class management software helps youth activity center business owners  automate operational business tasks, optimize their systems and data, manage staff and payroll, improve communication across the board and the customer experience,  boost revenue and run their businesses more efficiently so they can get back to doing what they love – teaching.

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The Jackrabbit Team

Fueled By Passion, Innovation and Caring

From day one, Jackrabbit has been driven by a passion for service, innovation and support. Our team has always been committed to doing whatever it takes to help youth activity center owners grow thriving businesses.

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Our Philosophy

Serve. Learn. Grow. Repeat.

Jackrabbit was founded to advance the industries we love, and we’ve been transforming businesses since we started. We are guided by the priceless input from the people who use Jackrabbit software so we can continuously evolve every aspect of business in the child development industry. Our entire Team is committed to giving the best to the best and we are honored that the industry along with national-level organizations have recognized our contributions and commitment to being the best.

Culture of Caring

Life at Jackrabbit is Awesome

We are an entrepreneurial-minded, rapidly-growing SaaS company that has been recognized as one of North Carolina’s Best Places to Work and one of Charlotte’s Healthiest Employers. Our people are what make Jackrabbit Technologies an awesome place to work.

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At Jackrabbit, our greatest assets are our people and the culture we have formed. When you have a team that works well together, that gets along and they love what they do – you can get some incredible things done.

Worldwide Outreach

Our Team Loves to Serve

The Jackrabbit Team is known for being the most helpful and genuine in the industry. From volunteering to donations, that culture extends to our support of worthwhile causes worldwide.

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Ronald McDonald House - Charlotte

Since May 2011, Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte has served more than 4,200 families of children being treated at Charlotte-area medical facilities. Jackrabbit provides financial support and hands-on contributions that keep the House operational for the families who need a home away from home.

Rise Against Hunger

Rise Against Hunger is a global movement to end hunger by empowering communities, nourishing lives and responding to emergencies that operates 33 meal packaging locations in the U.S. and internationally. Jackrabbit has participated in meal packaging events where volunteers average packaging 10K meals per event.

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Second Harvest Food Bank - Metrolina

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina has been accepting and distributing food to those in need to help eliminate hunger since 1981. Jackrabbit sends volunteers to the Charlotte area warehouse every year to help sort food and household items and also sponsors the organization’s annual Sort-A-Rama event where several companies’ teams race to package meal bags.

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Life at Jackrabbit

“The culture of Jackrabbit is work-life-balance.” – Mike Carper, CTO & Co-Founder

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