CEO Compares Planet Fitness to Southwest Airlines

Chris Rondeau, who took over as CEO of Planet Fitness in January, recently discussed the growth of the company with local and national media outlets.

There's a lot going on at Planet Fitness these days. For starters, the company joined The 700 Club—as in it recently opened the chain's 700th club. Planet Fitness also recently received some love from local media after it announced the completion of its 10,000-square-foot expansion at its headquarters in Newington, NH. CEO Chris Rondeau, who replaced co-founder Mike Grondahl in January after TSG Consumer Partners bought a majority stake in the company, said the expansion was ...

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