Pamela Kufahl

Director of Content and Engagement

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Mar 30, 2016

My Favorite Things from the 2016 IHRSA Show

This year's IHRSA International Convention and Trade Show offered a lot of networking time, four keynotes, an exhibit hall with 380 vendors and....More
Mar 21, 2016

The Best Way to Market Your Health Club Likely Isn't What You Think

Education, exceeding expectations and embracing critics are keys to getting the best type of marketing your health club company can't buy, according....More
Mar 18, 2016

IHRSA 2016 Will Feature Four Keynoters, Augie's Bash, Awards and New Products

IHRSA 2016, which is March 21-24, has moved to the East Coast this year, but it will still feature the usual slate of keynoters, awards presentations....More
Mar 02, 2016

Equinox CEO Harvey Spevak Speaks Out about SoulCycle IPO Delay

The reason that Equinox CEO Harvey Spevak gives for the SoulCycle IPO delay may not be a surprise to anyone....More
Feb 09, 2016

This Is 'Huuuge': Donald Trump Shared Spa Wisdom with Club Industry in 1996

Donald Trump may be omnipresent today as he runs for president, but his presence was even felt in 1996 when he graced the cover of an old issue of....More
Jan 28, 2016

Equinox CEO Harvey Spevak Expects Equinox to Have Big Unit Growth in 2016

Usage at Equinox, SoulCycle and Blink are at all-time highs, Equinox CEO Harvey Spevak shared Thursday on Bloomberg . The reason? People are coming....More
Jan 27, 2016

Cybex Wooed by Many But Brunswick Fit Proved Best

Several companies approached UM Holdings in 2014 about selling Cybex International, but the timing and fit were right with Brunswick in 2016, UM....More
Jan 20, 2016

Witnesses in Bikram Yoga Wrongful Termination Trial Tell Tales of Threats, Use of 'B' Word and More

Witnesses in the first of the multiple cases against Bikram Choudhury, founder of Bikram Yoga, to go to trial shared details about what was going on....More
Jan 05, 2016

'Gym Wildlife' Video Takes Gym Stereotypes to Extremes, Goes Viral

If you are someone who loves wildlife documentaries, you might want to watch the latest "wildlife" documentary making the rounds. It focuses on the....More
Dec 16, 2015

The Unfamiliar Can Lead to Uncertainty for Health Club Operators

Operators of fitness facilities continue to grapple with unfamiliar territory when it comes to transgender members and how to accommodate them in....More
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