Gold's Gym http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7423/more en Gold's Gym Puts Express Model on Hold; EVP Departs http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-puts-express-model-hold-evp-departs <div class="node-body article-body">It appears Gold's Gym International, Dallas, is putting the expansion of its Gold's Gym Express model on hold. The Express gyms, with memberships as low as $9.99 a month, were introduced in 2011, representing the company's venture into the high-volume, low-price sector of the industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-puts-express-model-hold-evp-departs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-puts-express-model-hold-evp-departs#comments Gold's Gym Fri, 28 Feb 2014 20:10:00 +0000 26341 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Gold&#39;s Gym Express, which opened in 2011, has 18 locations in seven states. <em>Image courtesy of Gold&#39;s Gym.</em></p> Gold's Gym Expects to Exceed 750 Locations in 2014 http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-expects-exceed-750-locations-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Gold's Gym International, Dallas, is planning significant growth this year, according to new president Aaron Watkins.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-expects-exceed-750-locations-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-expects-exceed-750-locations-2014#comments Gold's Gym Freemium Mon, 13 Jan 2014 23:46:00 +0000 25061 at http://clubindustry.com California Club Facing $75 Million Lawsuit Rebrands after Gold's Gym Ends Association http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/california-club-rebrands-powerhouse-gym-after-golds-gym-ends-association <div class="node-body article-body">Gold's Gym International, Dallas, has ended its association with the owner of a Gold's Gym franchise in Oxnard, CA, after a $75 million civil case was filed by the Ventura County (CA) District Attorney's Office. The owner has since filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and the club is rebranding as a Powerhouse Gym under new ownership.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/california-club-rebrands-powerhouse-gym-after-golds-gym-ends-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/california-club-rebrands-powerhouse-gym-after-golds-gym-ends-association#comments Gold's Gym Freemium Fri, 20 Dec 2013 21:04:00 +0000 24361 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Promotes Aaron Watkins to President http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-promotes-aaron-watkins-president <div class="node-body article-body">Gold's Gym International, Dallas, has promoted Aaron Watkins to president. Watkins, the company's CFO, had been serving as interim president since July after former Gold's Gym President and CEO Jim Snow was let go.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-promotes-aaron-watkins-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-promotes-aaron-watkins-president#comments Gold's Gym Freemium Tue, 12 Nov 2013 23:32:00 +0000 22511 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym in Iowa Converts to YMCA http://clubindustry.com/gold039s-gym/golds-gym-iowa-converts-ymca <div class="node-body article-body">A Gold's Gym in Davenport, IA, is closing, but it will remain a fitness center as part of an agreement with the Scott County (IA) Family YMCA. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/gold039s-gym/golds-gym-iowa-converts-ymca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/gold039s-gym/golds-gym-iowa-converts-ymca#comments Nonprofits Gold's Gym Freemium Wed, 09 Oct 2013 15:19:00 +0000 20922 at http://clubindustry.com Star Trac, Gold's Gym Join Technology Council http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/star-trac-golds-gym-join-technology-council <div class="node-body article-body">Star Trac, Gold's Gym International and software firm Exerp have joined the Fitness Industry Technology Council (FIT-C).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/star-trac-golds-gym-join-technology-council" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/star-trac-golds-gym-join-technology-council#comments Manufacturers Gold's Gym Freemium Wed, 07 Aug 2013 15:22:00 +0000 18491 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Makes Organizational Changes http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-makes-organizational-changes <div class="node-body article-body">In the wake of the dismissals of President and CEO Jim Snow and COO Todd Scartozzi, Gold's Gym International (GGI), Dallas, has made some changes in its organization.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-makes-organizational-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-makes-organizational-changes#comments Gold's Gym Freemium Wed, 31 Jul 2013 15:20:00 +0000 18331 at http://clubindustry.com Billing Error Affects Gold's Gym, Fitness Connection http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/billing-error-affects-golds-gym-fitness-connection <div class="node-body article-body">A payment processing company has apologized for billing errors that affected members at Gold's Gyms and Fitness Connections clubs in various parts of the country.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/billing-error-affects-golds-gym-fitness-connection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/billing-error-affects-golds-gym-fitness-connection#comments Gold's Gym Freemium Fri, 26 Jul 2013 03:14:00 +0000 18201 at http://clubindustry.com CEO Jim Snow, COO Out at Gold's Gym http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/ceo-jim-snow-coo-out-golds-gym <div class="node-body article-body">Gold's Gym International CEO and President Jim Snow and COO Todd Scartozzi have been let go by the company, multiple sources told Club Industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/ceo-jim-snow-coo-out-golds-gym" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/ceo-jim-snow-coo-out-golds-gym#comments Gold's Gym Freemium Wed, 24 Jul 2013 09:24:00 +0000 18101 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Acquires Fitness First Clubs in DC Area http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-acquires-fitness-first-clubs-dc-area <div class="node-body article-body">Gold's Gym International, Irving, TX, has acquired 17 of the 18 clubs in the Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC, areas operated by Fitness First, Frederick, MD, the company announced today. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Club Industry has learned that the acquisition price is in the $30 million to $40 million range.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-acquires-fitness-first-clubs-dc-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-acquires-fitness-first-clubs-dc-area#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Thu, 20 Jun 2013 20:35:00 +0000 17191 at http://clubindustry.com <p> This Fitness First club in Leesburg, VA, is one of 17 clubs that Gold&#39;s Gym International recently acquired. <em>Photo courtesy of Fitness First.</em></p>