Sept. 11, 2001 Philadelphia, PA -- Dieters can now create an online reflection of their figure and appearance and then visualize changes after losing 10, 20 or even 30 pounds or more using Nutri/System's new My Virtual Model(TM) interface.
This unique 3D technology is available for the first time to assist dieters and can be accessed for free at http://www.nutrisystem.com.
Nutri/System Inc. today announced a breakthrough new technology, powered by My Virtual Model Inc., which helps its members create a new figure and appearance with advanced visualization and sizing techniques. My Virtual Model(TM) technology delivers photo-realistic images of a figure to modify and track changes in body weight.
Members first build an online reflection of their figure and appearance by providing personal information including height, weight, hair color and skin tone. Then members select a variety of body weights permitting a side-by-side comparison of their model at various stages of weight loss. The process is simple and results are immediate!
"We will continue to motivate our members to reach their weight loss goals through the addition of innovative free services like the My Virtual Model(TM) interface. The use of realistic images to demonstrate success will heighten interest in our services and enhance our members overall satisfaction" said Brian D. Haveson, Chief Executive Officer Nutri/System Inc.
My Virtual Model Inc. has set the standard for online visualization and sizing technologies. For merchants, deploying My Virtual Model(TM) technology elevates the quality of service available to users. More than three million models have been created on the Web sites of major apparel merchants including Lands' End, Limited Too and Lane Bryant Stores.
Innovative retailers and Web portal operators such as Duck Head, FUBU, Maxim Online, Orvis, Sympatico-Lycos Inc. and WeddingChannel.com are joining the growing My Virtual Model(TM) Network. With offices in Montreal and New York City, My Virtual Model Inc. employs 250 people.
About Nutri/System Nutri/System, Inc., has developed the leading online weight loss community. Through its highly interactive web site, www.nutrisystem.com, Nutri/System provides members with a weight management program that incorporates real time personal online counseling, individual diet and exercise plans, a fitness center, weekly newsletter and online support groups, chat rooms and bulletin boards.