Company History

  • January 2000 - ToonUps begins as an exploration of innovative business opportunities at the intersection of positive messages, uplifting entertainment, and the newly emergent worlds of the Internet and e-commerce.
  • Winter 2000 - Massive research and development phase undertaken around business training and cartoon animation.
  • Summer 2000 - Nationwide market research and focus groups on product usability.
  • 2001 - Launch of ToonUp Coach business-to-business product suite: ToonUp Your Workplace, ToonUp Your Call Center, and ToonUp Your Sales Force
  • 2003 - A bevy of product enhancements released, including Trainers Toolbox and Salezemail.
  • 2006 - International e-commerce launch and business process patent received for ToonUps.
  • 2007 - Training Quizzes and Customizable Quizmaker released.
  • 2009 - New product, ToonUp Snippets, launched to bring a positive and fun spin to Powerpoints presentations.
  • Spring 2010 - Experimental Birthday Card ToonUps and Uplifting Gifts launched
  • Winter 2010 - Beta Launch of A Better World, a unique Facebook game "Where All Good Deeds Get Rewarded!"
  • May 2011 - Official launch of A Better World