Club Industry http://clubindustry.com/rss.xml en Town Sports Names Patrick Walsh CEO, Consolidates COO Role http://clubindustry.com/town-sports/town-sports-names-patrick-walsh-ceo-consolidates-coo-role <div class="node-body article-body">Town Sports International announced yesterday the appointment of executive chairman Patrick Walsh to the role of chief executive officer, effective Sept. 30.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/town-sports/town-sports-names-patrick-walsh-ceo-consolidates-coo-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/town-sports/town-sports-names-patrick-walsh-ceo-consolidates-coo-role#comments town sports Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:01:00 +0000 58091 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Town Sports International (TSI), New York, is the owner of more than 150 clubs in the United States, including 102 New York Sports Clubs. (Photo courtesy&nbsp;Town Sports International.)</p> IHRSA on Capitol Hill Promoting PHIT, Honoring Get Active Leadership Award Recipients http://clubindustry.com/news-central/ihrsa-capitol-hill-promoting-phit-honoring-get-active-leadership-award-recipients <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>This press release was provided by IHRSA. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/ihrsa-capitol-hill-promoting-phit-honoring-get-active-leadership-award-recipients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Thu, 22 Sep 2016 06:41:51 +0000 58141 at http://clubindustry.com Les Mills International Moves U.S. Headquarters to Chicago http://clubindustry.com/news-central/les-mills-international-moves-us-headquarters-chicago <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px;">This press release was provided by Les Mills.&nbsp;The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/les-mills-international-moves-us-headquarters-chicago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Thu, 22 Sep 2016 06:31:33 +0000 58121 at http://clubindustry.com UFC Gym Announces Exclusive Partnership with Fitspiration Philippines Corporation http://clubindustry.com/news-central/ufc-gym-announces-exclusive-partnership-fitspiration-philippines-corporation <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px;">This press release was provided by UFC Gym.&nbsp;The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/ufc-gym-announces-exclusive-partnership-fitspiration-philippines-corporation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Thu, 22 Sep 2016 06:29:06 +0000 58111 at http://clubindustry.com TRX Launches Partnership with Microban International http://clubindustry.com/news-central/trx-launches-partnership-microban-international <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px;">This press release was provided by&nbsp;TRX.&nbsp;The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>SAN FRANCISCO, CA (September 22, 2016) &ndash; TRX, the industry leader in functional training and Suspension Training&reg; bodyweight exercise has partnered with Microban International to further differentiate the industry-changing TRX&reg; Suspension Trainer&trade;.</div></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/trx-launches-partnership-microban-international" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Thu, 22 Sep 2016 05:45:59 +0000 58101 at http://clubindustry.com Five Ways to Make Customer Engagement Easier Using Mobile Apps http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/five-ways-make-customer-engagement-easier-using-mobile-apps <div class="field-byline"> CSI </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mobile marketing is all about engaging customers with the right message, at the right place, at the right time. Here are five tips for getting started.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/five-ways-make-customer-engagement-easier-using-mobile-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/five-ways-make-customer-engagement-easier-using-mobile-apps#comments Resourcebeat Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:03:00 +0000 58081 at http://clubindustry.com <p>When it comes to marketing, mobile is a different game with its own set of rules. No matter which platforms your customers are using,&nbsp;bolstering&nbsp;engagement is imperative. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Seven Ways to Become the MacGyver of Social Media for Businesses http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/seven-ways-become-macgyver-social-media-businesses <div class="field-byline"> By Bryan Strozinsky, EZFacility </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With everyone using some form of social media, heed these key steps to follow when developing your social media marketing plan.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/seven-ways-become-macgyver-social-media-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/seven-ways-become-macgyver-social-media-businesses#comments Resourcebeat Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:03:00 +0000 58071 at http://clubindustry.com <p style="font-size: 12.8px;">To truly use social media to its full potential, business operators must invest time and effort into understanding how to market on different platforms. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Benefits of Using Wearable Technology in Your Club http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/benefits-using-wearable-technology-your-club <div class="field-byline"> By Amanda Caswell, sponsored content writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Health clubs are in a better position than ever before to celebrate the possibilities of wearable technology.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/benefits-using-wearable-technology-your-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/resourcebeat/benefits-using-wearable-technology-your-club#comments Resourcebeat Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:03:00 +0000 58061 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Wearable technology is becoming an increasingly&nbsp;integral part of gym culture. (Photo courtesy of Polar Club.)</p> World Gym Owner Joyce Cammilleri Dies http://clubindustry.com/profits/world-gym-owner-joyce-cammilleri-dies <div class="node-body article-body">Joyce Cammilleri, who purchased World Gym International in 2009, died on Sept. 10. Her three sons announced they would continue "to grow and nurture the company as Joyce had intended." </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/world-gym-owner-joyce-cammilleri-dies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/world-gym-owner-joyce-cammilleri-dies#comments For-profits Tue, 20 Sep 2016 20:24:00 +0000 58041 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Joyce&nbsp;Cammilleri, who died on Sept. 10, is pictured here in 2015 with her three sons,&nbsp;(left to right) Marcus,&nbsp;Leo and Guy. The three will continue to operate World Gym International, according to an announcement about Joyce&#39;s passing from the three. (Photo courtesy Guy&nbsp;Cammilleri.)</p> Investor Urges ClubCorp to Sell in Wake of Stock Depreciation http://clubindustry.com/profits/investor-urges-clubcorp-sell-wake-stock-depreciation <div class="node-body article-body">One of the largest shareholders of Dallas-based ClubCorp has urged executives to explore a strategic sale of the company.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/investor-urges-clubcorp-sell-wake-stock-depreciation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/investor-urges-clubcorp-sell-wake-stock-depreciation#comments For-profits Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:00:00 +0000 58031 at http://clubindustry.com <p>One of the largest shareholders of Dallas-based ClubCorp has urged executives to explore a strategic sale of the company. ClubCorp owns recreational properties across 26 states and Mexico, including the Bluegrass Yacht &amp; Country Club in Hendersonville, Tennessee. (Photo courtesy of ClubCorp.)</p> 9Round Reaches 400 Club Milestone, Plans for 1,000 Locations in 2018 http://clubindustry.com/profits/9round-reaches-400-club-milestone-plans-1000-locations-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Since founding 9Round in 2008, Shannon and Heather Hudson have expanded the brand to 400 locations in 40 states and nine countries through franchising. In the process, the brand has been included on several business publications' lists for its growth. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/9round-reaches-400-club-milestone-plans-1000-locations-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/9round-reaches-400-club-milestone-plans-1000-locations-2018#comments For-profits Tue, 20 Sep 2016 12:29:00 +0000 58021 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Shannon Hudson, co-founder of 9Round, plans to grow his franchised kickboxing business to more than 1,000 locations by 2018. (Photo courtesy 9Round.)</p> HealthSpring Fitness Center Opens as Part of Larger Hospital-Based Wellness Center http://clubindustry.com/medical/healthspring-fitness-center-opens-part-larger-hospital-based-wellness-center <div class="node-body article-body">NorthBay Healthcare opened its newly renovated $58 million wellness center in late August after a July opening of the HealthSpring Fitness center, which is part of the wellness center. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/healthspring-fitness-center-opens-part-larger-hospital-based-wellness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/healthspring-fitness-center-opens-part-larger-hospital-based-wellness-center#comments Medical Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:03:00 +0000 57541 at http://clubindustry.com Orangetheory Fitness Chelsea Location Affected by Bombing http://clubindustry.com/profits/orangetheory-fitness-chelsea-location-affected-bombing <div class="node-body article-body">The Orangetheory Fitness gym in the New York City neighborhood of Chelsea sustained damage when a bomb detonated across the street from it Saturday night injuring 29 people.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/orangetheory-fitness-chelsea-location-affected-bombing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/orangetheory-fitness-chelsea-location-affected-bombing#comments For-profits Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:42:00 +0000 58011 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">The Orangetheory Fitness location in the New York City neighborhood of Chelsea sustained damage when a bomb detonated across the street from it Saturday night injuring 29 people. (Photo by Getty.)</span></p> AIC Hotel Group and Les Mills Team Up To Bring Music-Inspired Fitness to All-Inclusive Hard Rock Hotels http://clubindustry.com/news-central/aic-hotel-group-and-les-mills-team-bring-music-inspired-fitness-all-inclusive-hard-rock <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>MIAMI, Fla.</strong> &ndash; <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__aichotelgroup.com_&amp;d=DQMFaQ&amp;c=H98lxvesFHsl1ZPcztRg4g&amp;r=aDTAy2Te62F9Gjodp864Mjd94nna5c5Z7PbiKZtGWWY&amp;m=RY1HmjoRnTcR5b0jmczKwdd0MZ-2oOfUdODE69cQLhY&amp;s=bpBeZZhXF3rLXmYJRvfBHmdQxqnWWGDoTUiNtE86UIc&amp;e=">AIC Hotel Group</a> &ndash; the brand that is reinventing the all-inclusive hotel experience &ndash; announces today an exclusive partnership with global fitness leader, LES MILLS&trade;, to debut a series of fitness programs at <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u</p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/aic-hotel-group-and-les-mills-team-bring-music-inspired-fitness-all-inclusive-hard-rock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:30:06 +0000 58001 at http://clubindustry.com Blink Fitness to Cast Real Gym Members for 2017 Ad Campaign http://clubindustry.com/news-central/blink-fitness-cast-real-gym-members-2017-ad-campaign <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p itemprop="articleBody"><span itemprop="contentLocation" itemscope="" itemtype="http://schema.org/Place">NEW YORK</span>,&nbsp;Sept. 13, 2016&nbsp;/PRNewswire/ --&nbsp;Blink Fitness, the premium quality, value-based gym launches a brand-wide casting call today through&nbsp;October 7, the goal of which is to feature actual gym members in the company&#39;s 2017 ad campaign.</p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/blink-fitness-cast-real-gym-members-2017-ad-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:25:52 +0000 57981 at http://clubindustry.com Eric Affeldt, ClubCorp CEO, To Be Inducted into Hospitality Hall of Honor http://clubindustry.com/news-central/eric-affeldt-clubcorp-ceo-be-inducted-hospitality-hall-honor <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>DALLAS (Sept. 16, 2016) Eric Affeldt, CEO of <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.clubcorp.com_&amp;d=DQMFaQ&amp;c=H98lxvesFHsl1ZPcztRg4g&amp;r=ySW9eptdDhtDzH-2nL1nbb_lNyrBfL6f0YJI_3iPyv4&amp;m=Pm3L-yJAPkwF_lvpVhcq7H4khqK9Gp0yMPFhuUI5hoA&amp;s=Zk96MVpU84_rYQC9hEV-oYzyzqvdIDDLajh0CaEArAg&amp;e=">ClubCorp</a> &ndash; The World Leader in Private Clubs<sup>&reg; </sup>(NYSE: MYCC) &ndash; will be inducted into the Hospitality Industry Hall of Honor this year at the University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management.</p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/eric-affeldt-clubcorp-ceo-be-inducted-hospitality-hall-honor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:20:56 +0000 57971 at http://clubindustry.com Life So Far: Annbeth Eschbach's Life Experiences Led Her to exhale http://clubindustry.com/profits/life-so-far-annbeth-eschbachs-life-experiences-led-her-exhale <div class="node-body gallery-body">Annbeth Eschbach took a lifetime of influences from her parents and her work in the health club business to create in 2002 a unique boutique studio concept, which she called exhale. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/life-so-far-annbeth-eschbachs-life-experiences-led-her-exhale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/life-so-far-annbeth-eschbachs-life-experiences-led-her-exhale#comments For-profits Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:00:00 +0000 57951 at http://clubindustry.com Waiting to Exhale: A Lifetime of Moments Led Annbeth Eschbach to Create a Unique Boutique Studio Brand http://clubindustry.com/profits/waiting-exhale-lifetime-moments-led-annbeth-eschbach-create-unique-boutique-studio-brand <div class="field-byline"> Brad Spiegel, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In her 30 years in the health and wellness industry, exhale CEO and President Annbeth Eschbach was at the forefront of the boutique studio and mind/body trends. Club Industry will honor her with its Lifetime Achievement Award on Oct. 13 at the Club Industry Show at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/waiting-exhale-lifetime-moments-led-annbeth-eschbach-create-unique-boutique-studio-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/waiting-exhale-lifetime-moments-led-annbeth-eschbach-create-unique-boutique-studio-brand#comments For-profits Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0000 57961 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Annbeth Eschbach&nbsp;was one of the first people in the industry to mix mind/body, fitness and spa in a boutique fitness space when she founded exhale in 2002. (Photo courtesy exhale.)</p> The Club Industry Team or 'The Office'? Behind the Scenes of Making the Club Industry Show http://clubindustry.com/blog/club-industry-team-or-office-behind-scenes-making-club-industry-show-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">With the Club Industry Show rapidly approaching, we wanted to ensure everyone is aware of all this year’s event has to offer. So we grabbed an iPhone and put our acting skills to the test.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/club-industry-team-or-office-behind-scenes-making-club-industry-show-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/club-industry-team-or-office-behind-scenes-making-club-industry-show-0#comments club industry conference Behind the Scenes Fri, 16 Sep 2016 18:59:00 +0000 57941 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span>With the Club Industry Show rapidly approaching, we wanted to ensure everyone is aware of all this year&rsquo;s event has to offer. So we grabbed an iPhone and put our acting skills to the test. (Photo by Club Industry.)</span></p> Octane Fitness Co-founder Dennis Lee to Leave Octane at End of Year http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/octane-fitness-co-founder-dennis-lee-leave-octane-end-year <div class="node-body article-body">Dennis Lee, the co-founder of Octane Fitness, will leave Octane at the end of December, when Ryan Simat will step into his role.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/octane-fitness-co-founder-dennis-lee-leave-octane-end-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/octane-fitness-co-founder-dennis-lee-leave-octane-end-year#comments Manufacturers Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:57:00 +0000 57911 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Dennis Lee (pictured on the right) will leave Octane Fitness&nbsp;at the end of December, but Tim Porth&nbsp;(left) will remain with the company, which the two co-founded. Octane was purchased by Nautilus in January. (Photo courtesy Octane Fitness.)</p> New Exhibitors Join the Club Industry Show in 2016 http://clubindustry.com/shows/new-exhibitors-join-club-industry-show-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">In addition to visiting long-time Club Industry Show exhibitors, meet the exciting lineup of brand-new exhibitors appearing at this year's event in October.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/shows/new-exhibitors-join-club-industry-show-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/shows/new-exhibitors-join-club-industry-show-2016#comments Shows Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:20:00 +0000 57901 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The registration area at the 2015 Club Industry Show in Chicago. (Photo by Club Industry.)</p> AFS CEO Josh Leve to Host Webinar for Medical Fitness Network http://clubindustry.com/news-central/afs-ceo-josh-leve-host-webinar-medical-fitness-network <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px;">This press release was provided by&nbsp;The Association of Fitness Studios.&nbsp;The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong><br /> &nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/afs-ceo-josh-leve-host-webinar-medical-fitness-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:02:29 +0000 57891 at http://clubindustry.com 5 Reasons Your Health Club Members Should Exercise 5 Days a Week http://clubindustry.com/studies/5-reasons-your-health-club-members-should-exercise-5-days-week <div class="node-body gallery-body">New findings published in the Journal of the American Heart Association incentivize weekly exercise like never before. Find out more in Club Industry's article on the topic, or click through this photo gallery for the five top reasons to break a sweat.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/5-reasons-your-health-club-members-should-exercise-5-days-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/5-reasons-your-health-club-members-should-exercise-5-days-week#comments Studies Wed, 14 Sep 2016 02:21:00 +0000 57881 at http://clubindustry.com Planet Fitness, Boys & Girls Club Open First ‘Judgment Free’ Gym http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-boys-girls-club-open-first-judgment-free-gym <div class="node-body article-body">Planet Fitness cemented its Judgement Free Generation campaign in its home state of New Hampshire last week where the health club chain opened its first-ever gym inside a Boys & Girls Club. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-boys-girls-club-open-first-judgment-free-gym" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-boys-girls-club-open-first-judgment-free-gym#comments planet fitness Tue, 13 Sep 2016 23:03:00 +0000 57871 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">Planet Fitness cemented its&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">Judgment</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">&nbsp;Free Generation campaign in its home state of New Hampshire last week where the health club chain opened its first-ever gym inside a Boys &amp; Girls Club.&nbsp;</span></p> Report: Exercising Can Save $2,500 in Annual Medical Bills http://clubindustry.com/medical/report-exercising-can-save-2500-annual-medical-bills <div class="node-body article-body">Walking 30 minutes a day can save the average American $2,500 in annual medical expenses, according to a study published last week in the Journal of the American Heart Association.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/report-exercising-can-save-2500-annual-medical-bills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/report-exercising-can-save-2500-annual-medical-bills#comments Medical Tue, 13 Sep 2016 21:03:00 +0000 57861 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">Walking 30 minutes a day can save the average American $2,500 in annual medical expenses,&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">according to a study published last week</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">&nbsp;in the Journal of the American Heart Association. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</span></p> Dr. Kevin Steele to Chair the Advisory Board for The Sport & Fitness Professional Resource Center http://clubindustry.com/news-central/dr-kevin-steele-chair-advisory-board-sport-fitness-professional-resource-center <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>This press release was provided by&nbsp;The Sport &amp; Fitness Professional Resource Center.&nbsp;The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/dr-kevin-steele-chair-advisory-board-sport-fitness-professional-resource-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:10:26 +0000 57851 at http://clubindustry.com Saying Goodbye to an Old Friend and Saying Hello to a New One in the Fitness Industry Media World http://clubindustry.com/blog/saying-goodbye-old-friend-and-saying-hello-new-one-fitness-industry-media-world <div class="node-body blog-body">Club Industry's Content Producer Eric Stromgren has left the brand to go to graduate school. Anthony Dominic has joined Club Industry as the new content producer, covering health and fitness news and trends, putting together the brand's e-newsletters and handling social media. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/saying-goodbye-old-friend-and-saying-hello-new-one-fitness-industry-media-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/saying-goodbye-old-friend-and-saying-hello-new-one-fitness-industry-media-world#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Tue, 13 Sep 2016 12:20:00 +0000 57811 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Club Industry staff enjoyed a going away and welcome dinner for Eric Stromgren and Anthony Dominic last week. Pictured are (left to right): Marty McCallen, managing director; Pamela Kufahl, content and engagement director; Eric Stromgren, former content producer; Jen Taylor, conference manager; Anthony Dominic, content producer; Ashley Brand, marketing specialist; and Crystal Romberger, integrated sales manager. (Photo by Sam Posa.)</p> ICON Health & Fitness Promotes New Leadership for FreeMotion http://clubindustry.com/news-central/icon-health-fitness-promotes-new-leadership-freemotion <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p dir="ltr"><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px;">This press release was provided by ICON Health.&nbsp;The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-6a4ba2c6-23b9-821e-1fe1-6dfc205d50c2">(Logan, UT &mdash; September 7, 2016) &mdash; ICON Health and Fitness announces the promotion of Dan Toigo to Senior Vice President of ICON Health and Fitness, Managing Director of FreeMotion Fitness. </span></p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/icon-health-fitness-promotes-new-leadership-freemotion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:26:04 +0000 57831 at http://clubindustry.com ClubIntel Announce Launch of 2nd Annual International Health/Fitness Industry Trend Study http://clubindustry.com/news-central/clubintel-announce-launch-2nd-annual-international-healthfitness-industry-trend-study-0 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px;">This press release was provided by ClubIntel.&nbsp;The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.&nbsp;</strong></p> <p>(Dallas, TX 2016) &ndash; ClubIntel, the global leader in conducting market research related to the health/fitness industry, announced today the upcoming launch of the 2<sup>nd</sup> Annual International Health/Fitness Industry Trend Study.</p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news-central/clubintel-announce-launch-2nd-annual-international-healthfitness-industry-trend-study-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:16:25 +0000 57841 at http://clubindustry.com LA Fitness Reaches Settlement in Membership Misrepresentation Lawsuit http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-settlement-membership-misrepresentation-lawsuit <div class="node-body article-body">LA Fitness reached an out-of-court settlement in a class action lawsuit over which the health club chain was accused of misrepresenting one-month membership renewals.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-settlement-membership-misrepresentation-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-settlement-membership-misrepresentation-lawsuit#comments la fitness Mon, 12 Sep 2016 21:44:00 +0000 57801 at http://clubindustry.com <p>LA Fitness reached a settlement in a&nbsp;lawsuit over which the health club chain was accused of misrepresenting one-month membership renewals. (Photo courtesy LA Fitness.)</p>