Posts by Pamela Kufahl

in Behind the Scenes Apr 21, 2015

Club Industry Begins a New Chapter

Club Industry welcomes our new content producer, Eric Stromgren, to the staff....More
in Behind the Scenes Apr 14, 2015

The Long and Winding Road to The Bay Club Co.'s Purchase of Spectrum Athletic Clubs

The Bay Club Co.'s purchase of Spectrum Athletic Clubs took almost a decade and Matthew Stevens was on both sides of the transaction at various....More
in Behind the Scenes Mar 09, 2015

Prayer and Transgender Issues Hit the Fitness Industry

After two recent incidents at fitness facilities received media attention, it's clear that health club operators must think about how they will deal....More
in Behind the Scenes Jan 28, 2015

How You Can Help Club Industry Help You

Earlier this month, the staff at Club Industry hosted a strategy meeting with some vendors and fitness facility operators to help us create a three-....More
in Behind the Scenes Jan 14, 2015

Equinox's CEO Speaks Out about Fears of Technology Replacing Personal Trainers

Fears of evolving technology making the health club or personal trainer obsolete should be turned around to view technology as an opportunity to....More
in Behind the Scenes Jan 02, 2015

You Just Can't Say No to This Harvard Business School Professor

Harvard Business School Professor Steven Rogers and marketing expert Gerry O'Brion share words of wisdom on entrepreneurship and marketing in two....More
in Behind the Scenes Jan 02, 2015

Improve Your Retention by Checking Out Other Health Clubs' New Member Integration Programs

To keep those new members swamping your facility this month, get some new member integration ideas for your fitness facilities from health club....More
in Behind the Scenes Dec 09, 2014

Share Your Thoughts and Expertise on Industry Topics

Check out the new IdeaXchange section of Club Industry's website, where you are invited to share your thoughts and opinions on topics of relevance to....More
in Behind the Scenes Nov 25, 2014

The Perks and 'Perils' of My Job Covering the Fitness Industry

One perk of working for Club Industry is being invited to visit clubs and try out classes, including this Pilates-inspired class at the new Body Lab....More
in Behind the Scenes Nov 12, 2014

Thirty Years of Changes in the Fitness Industry and at Club Industry

Club Industry celebrates its 30th anniversary this month, leading to reflection on all that has transpired in 30 years in the fitness industry and at....More