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SportsArt America is pleased to announce the appointment of long-time industry veteran Scott Sechrest to the position of Chief Executive Officer – North America.
Sechrest has enjoyed an award-winning career in health and fitness industry. Following his initial role with The Fitness Company as a Personal Trainer and Club Manager, Scott joined CYBEX International as a Territory and Senior Product Manager. In 2001 Scott was named to the founding management team at Matrix Fitness, helping establish the company’s position in the North American market. Scott returned to CYBEX in 2006, holding key roles, including managing Major Accounts, Regional, Marketing, Product and Program Development. Sechrest currently serves as Chairperson for the Fitness Industry Suppliers Association of North America.
“We are thrilled to have Scott lead our company. His vision, passion and drive are exactly what’s needed during our next phase of growth, states Paul Kuo, Chairman and Founder of SportsArt Fitness. “It’s a perfect fit for me” states Sechrest. “The opportunity to build a winning team, set the tone for customer relationships and drive product innovation is a dream come true.”
About SportsArt Fitness
For more than 35 years, SportsArt Fitness has been an industry innovator in the design and manufacture of high quality cardiovascular and strength equipment for commercial, medical and residential use. They retain control over every aspect of the design and manufacturing process to ensure proper integration, maximum performance and longer product life. SportsArt maintains TÜV certifications for ISO 9001 quality management ISO 14001 environmental management, demonstrating their strong commitment to sustainable manufacturing practices. With hundreds of patents worldwide for innovative fitness technologies, SportsArt Fitness is the leading green fitness partner, developing equipment that is instrumental in rebuilding and sustaining lives. For more information, visit www.sportsartamerica.com.