For-profits http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en East Bank Club General Manager Simon Meredith Retiring After 35 Years http://clubindustry.com/profits/east-bank-club-general-manager-simon-meredith-retiring-after-35-years <div class="node-body article-body">Simon Meredith, who has worked at East Bank Club since it opened in 1980, is retiring from his position as club manager on May 29.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/east-bank-club-general-manager-simon-meredith-retiring-after-35-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/east-bank-club-general-manager-simon-meredith-retiring-after-35-years#comments For-profits Fri, 22 May 2015 12:24:00 +0000 40891 at http://clubindustry.com <p>East Bank Club General Manager Simon Meredith. (Photo courtesy Simon Meredith.)</p> <p>East Bank Club General Manager Simon Meredith.</p> (Photo Courtesy Simon Meredith.) Curt Beusman, Co-founder of IHRSA, Dies http://clubindustry.com/profits/curt-beusman-co-founder-ihrsa-dies <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, director of content and engagement </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Curt Beusman, founder of Saw Mill Club, Mt. Kisco, New York, died on Tuesday. He was 84.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/curt-beusman-co-founder-ihrsa-dies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/curt-beusman-co-founder-ihrsa-dies#comments For-profits Thu, 21 May 2015 01:10:00 +0000 40861 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Curt Beusman (right) turned over operation of the clubs under Saw Mill Sports Management to his son, Rick Beusman (left), in the mid-1990s. (File photo by Gabe Hopkins.)</p> Watch ClubCorp CEO Eric Affeldt's Interview with Jim Cramer on CNBC's 'Mad Money' http://clubindustry.com/profits/watch-clubcorp-ceo-eric-affeldts-interview-jim-cramer-cnbcs-mad-money <div class="node-body article-body">Host Jim Cramer interviewed Eric Affeldt during his Executive Decision segment to illustrate a trend of increased discretionary spending by the wealthy.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/watch-clubcorp-ceo-eric-affeldts-interview-jim-cramer-cnbcs-mad-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/watch-clubcorp-ceo-eric-affeldts-interview-jim-cramer-cnbcs-mad-money#comments For-profits Wed, 20 May 2015 19:08:00 +0000 40841 at http://clubindustry.com <p>ClubCorp CEO Eric Affeldt talks with CNBC&#39;s &#39;Mad Money&#39; host Jim Cramer during the Executive Decision segment Monday. (Photo: CNBC Screen Shot.)</p> SoulCycle Opening Second Boston Location with Goal of Further Massachusetts Expansion http://clubindustry.com/profits/soulcycle-opening-second-boston-location-goal-further-massachusetts-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">The location will be SoulCycle's second studio in Massachusetts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/soulcycle-opening-second-boston-location-goal-further-massachusetts-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/soulcycle-opening-second-boston-location-goal-further-massachusetts-expansion#comments For-profits Tue, 19 May 2015 18:43:00 +0000 40781 at http://clubindustry.com <p>A SoulCycle class at the 2015 South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas.&nbsp;&nbsp;(Photo By Ali Harvey/Getty Images)</p> Allstate Financial Group Evicted from Third Club, Company Liquidating http://clubindustry.com/profits/allstate-financial-group-evicted-third-club-company-liquidating <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, director of content and engagement </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Allstate Financial Group, which is involved in a Chapter 7 liquidation, was evicted from the last of its three health clubs late last week. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/allstate-financial-group-evicted-third-club-company-liquidating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/allstate-financial-group-evicted-third-club-company-liquidating#comments For-profits News Tue, 19 May 2015 01:27:00 +0000 40751 at http://clubindustry.com New Snap Fitness Paint Scheme for NASCAR Race Features Club Owners, Trainers and Members http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-snap-fitness-paint-scheme-nascar-race-features-club-owners-trainers-and-members <div class="node-body article-body">NASCAR driver Landon Cassill's car will feature thousands of photos of club owners, personal trainers and members.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-snap-fitness-paint-scheme-nascar-race-features-club-owners-trainers-and-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-snap-fitness-paint-scheme-nascar-race-features-club-owners-trainers-and-members#comments For-profits snap fitness Mon, 18 May 2015 17:58:00 +0000 40701 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Snap Fitness redesigned Landon Cassill&#39;s&nbsp;No. 40 car for the Coca-Cola 600. (Photo courtesy of Snap Fitness).</p> First Zumba-Themed Cruise to Feature 300 Classes http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/first-zumba-themed-cruise-feature-300-classes <div class="node-body article-body">Zumba is headed out to open waters.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/first-zumba-themed-cruise-feature-300-classes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/first-zumba-themed-cruise-feature-300-classes#comments For-profits Manufacturers Fri, 15 May 2015 15:36:00 +0000 40671 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Zumba<span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;creator&nbsp;</span>Beto<span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Perez will be leading &#39;Unplugged&#39; classes featuring live music and&nbsp;</span>disc<span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;jockeys on the cruise. (Photo by Zumba).</span></p> Vandals Do 'Thousands' in Damage to Missouri CrossFit Gym http://clubindustry.com/profits/vandals-do-thousands-damage-missouri-crossfit-gym <div class="node-body article-body">The gym's owner is planning to increase security and install new surveillance cameras at the gym.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/vandals-do-thousands-damage-missouri-crossfit-gym" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/vandals-do-thousands-damage-missouri-crossfit-gym#comments For-profits Fri, 15 May 2015 15:18:00 +0000 40661 at http://clubindustry.com Should Fitness Clubs Be Required to Have a Defibrillator on Site? http://clubindustry.com/blog/should-fitness-clubs-be-required-have-defibrillator-site <div class="node-body blog-body">How important is an AED and training your staff at your club?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/should-fitness-clubs-be-required-have-defibrillator-site" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/should-fitness-clubs-be-required-have-defibrillator-site#comments For-profits Behind the Scenes Fri, 15 May 2015 02:23:00 +0000 40621 at http://clubindustry.com Hollywood Executive's Family Sues Gym; Alleges Defibrillator Negligence in Death http://clubindustry.com/profits/hollywood-executives-family-sues-gym-alleges-defibrillator-negligence-death <div class="node-body article-body">The lawsuit claims an automated external defibrillator was not present, nor were personnel trained in the device's use when Marc Palotay died while working out.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/hollywood-executives-family-sues-gym-alleges-defibrillator-negligence-death" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/hollywood-executives-family-sues-gym-alleges-defibrillator-negligence-death#comments For-profits News Thu, 14 May 2015 18:27:00 +0000 40571 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The suit cites a&nbsp;2007 California law&nbsp;requiring the state&#39;s health clubs to have an AED available and&nbsp;maintained and to have&nbsp;personnel trained in its use. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p>