planet fitness http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7429/more en Planet Fitness Faces Discrimination Lawsuit, Dress Code Claim http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-faces-discrimination-lawsuit-dress-code-claim <div class="node-body article-body">Planet Fitness is the subject of two stories involving women who claim they violated dress code policy because of what they wore in their clubs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-faces-discrimination-lawsuit-dress-code-claim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-faces-discrimination-lawsuit-dress-code-claim#comments planet fitness Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:17:00 +0000 27031 at http://clubindustry.com Planet Fitness Applies Tanning Tax in Accordance with Obamacare http://clubindustry.com/profits/planet-fitness-applies-tanning-tax-accordance-obamacare <div class="node-body article-body">Planet Fitness members who have a PF Black Card membership may pay an additional tax this year as part of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/planet-fitness-applies-tanning-tax-accordance-obamacare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/planet-fitness-applies-tanning-tax-accordance-obamacare#comments For-profits planet fitness Freemium Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:16:00 +0000 25791 at http://clubindustry.com Knife-Wielding Man Enters Planet Fitness, Gets Tased http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/knife-wielding-man-enters-planet-fitness-gets-tased <div class="node-body article-body">Police used a Taser to subdue a man who wielded a knife and threatened himself and others inside a Buffalo-area Planet Fitness.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/knife-wielding-man-enters-planet-fitness-gets-tased" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/knife-wielding-man-enters-planet-fitness-gets-tased#comments planet fitness Freemium Tue, 28 Jan 2014 21:44:00 +0000 25401 at http://clubindustry.com Disgruntled Member Threatens Planet Fitness with Bomb Scare http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/disgruntled-member-threatens-planet-fitness-bomb-scare <div class="node-body article-body">A member of a Philadelphia Planet Fitness whose membership was reportedly canceled threatened to blow up the club.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/disgruntled-member-threatens-planet-fitness-bomb-scare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/disgruntled-member-threatens-planet-fitness-bomb-scare#comments planet fitness Freemium Wed, 18 Dec 2013 16:12:00 +0000 24321 at http://clubindustry.com Former Personal Trainer Sues Planet Fitness Over Alleged Racial Slurs http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/former-personal-trainer-sues-planet-fitness-over-alleged-racial-slurs <div class="node-body article-body">A former personal trainer at a Pittsburgh-area Planet Fitness is suing the company and the club's then-manager, claiming he was harassed with racial slurs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/former-personal-trainer-sues-planet-fitness-over-alleged-racial-slurs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/former-personal-trainer-sues-planet-fitness-over-alleged-racial-slurs#comments planet fitness Freemium Wed, 27 Nov 2013 01:22:00 +0000 23311 at http://clubindustry.com Planet Fitness Announces New CFO, Other Hires http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-announces-new-cfo-other-hires <div class="node-body article-body">Planet Fitness, Newington, NH, has appointed Dorvin Lively as its new chief financial officer, the company announced Tuesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-announces-new-cfo-other-hires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-announces-new-cfo-other-hires#comments planet fitness Freemium Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:04:00 +0000 18161 at http://clubindustry.com Planet Fitness Sued after Woman's Collapse and Death; Family Claims Staff Ignored Her http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-sued-after-womans-collapse-and-death-family-claims-staff-ignored-her <div class="node-body article-body">A family has sued Planet Fitness, Newington, NH, claiming a male staff member did not help their daughter after she collapsed in the women's locker room and later died, according to several published reports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-sued-after-womans-collapse-and-death-family-claims-staff-ignored-her" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/planet-fitness-sued-after-womans-collapse-and-death-family-claims-staff-ignored-her#comments planet fitness Freemium Wed, 26 Jun 2013 11:20:00 +0000 17281 at http://clubindustry.com Man Pleads Guilty in Planet Fitness Shootings http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/man-pleads-guilty-planet-fitness-shootings <div class="node-body article-body">A man who shot and killed a Planet Fitness employee and wounded his girlfriend in the club's parking lot in San Antonio will be sentenced next month after pleading guilty to murder and aggravated assault.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/man-pleads-guilty-planet-fitness-shootings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/man-pleads-guilty-planet-fitness-shootings#comments planet fitness Tue, 07 May 2013 16:58:00 +0000 15451 at http://clubindustry.com Grondahl Steps Down as Planet Fitness Announces TSG Partnership http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/grondahl-steps-down-planet-fitness-announces-tsg-partnership <div class="field-byline"> By Stuart Goldman, managing editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Planet Fitness co-founder Mike Grondahl has stepped down as CEO of the company, replaced by partner Chris Rondeau, according to the company. Grondahl will continue as a member of the board of directors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Planet Fitness co-founder Mike Grondahl has stepped down as CEO of the company, replaced by partner Chris Rondeau, according to the company. Grondahl will continue as a member of the board of directors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/grondahl-steps-down-planet-fitness-announces-tsg-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/grondahl-steps-down-planet-fitness-announces-tsg-partnership#comments planet fitness Fri, 18 Jan 2013 17:46:00 +0000 11031 at http://clubindustry.com <p> Planet Fitness&nbsp;partner Mike Grondahl (left) stepped down as CEO of the company. He is replaced by&nbsp;Chris Rondeau (center), who also is a partner along with Marc Grondahl (right).</p> Photo courtesy of Planet Fitness. Private Equity Firms Acquire Connecticut Planet Fitness Franchisee http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/private-equity-firms-acquire-connecticut-planet-fitness-franchisee <div class="node-body article-body">PFC Management LLC, a Connecticut-based Planet Fitness franchisee, has been sold to private equity firm Exaltare Capital Partners LLC, Boston, and private investment firm Brightwood Capital Advisors LLC, New York. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/private-equity-firms-acquire-connecticut-planet-fitness-franchisee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness/private-equity-firms-acquire-connecticut-planet-fitness-franchisee#comments planet fitness Wed, 09 Jan 2013 22:26:00 +0000 10971 at http://clubindustry.com