Austin, TX (September 7, 2021): Waldo Photos, an AI-powered photo platform featuring face finding and jersey recognition along with patented mobile proof delivery – has announced its new partnership with American Photo Marketing, one of Michigan’s leading school photography providers.
American Photo Marketing is used by schools, colleges and universities, and event coordinators all over Michigan to provide unique photo solutions for class and individual photography, commencement ceremonies, event and on-location photos, and yearbook printing solutions. The partnership with Waldo will now bring AI-powered photo management, yearbook curation, and real-time mobile photo delivery to families served by APM’s businesses.
“The opportunity to partner with an industry leader like APM, to be able to help schools get more value from their photos and families to have instant access to their memories, is a huge win for everyone”, said Rodney Rice, Waldo’s founder and CEO. “We’re thrilled to bring our cutting edge photo management and delivery platform to APM and to help them increase customer satisfaction and retention.”
“We help our schools design and assemble yearbooks. Waldo takes us to the next level in terms of helping yearbook advisors create a memorable and inclusive book for all their students,” said Mark Hommerding, President of APM. “This partnership is an opportunity to help us serve schools in a forward-thinking and exciting way.”
About Waldo Photos
Founded by the co-founder / CEO of HomeAdvisor, Rodney Rice, Waldo Photos is the most advanced mobile-first platform for managing, sharing, and selling photos. The platform leverages face finding and jersey matching, 5-star rated mobile apps, automatic text notifications, and its patented FaceBlocker technology to take the hassle out of gathering, managing, and delivering photos.
About American Photo Marketing
Founded in 1978, Ypsilanti-based American Photo Marketing (APM) is the parent organization of three industry leading photography businesses – SchoolPictures.com, which provides traditional school photography services to primary and secondary schools, GraduationFoto.com, which photographs commencement ceremonies at high schools as well as colleges and universities, and ThePictureMan.com, which provides unique event and on-location portrait photography solutions.