western athletic http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7440/more en Market Moves Intensify in Fitness Industry http://clubindustry.com/profits/market-moves-intensify-fitness-industry <div class="field-byline"> Stuart Goldman, managing editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Health club companies and other fitness concepts are attracting increased interest from private equity firms. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With markets opening during the past year, private equity firms are becoming more interested in the fitness industry. Industry insiders say that the industry’s recession-resilient reputation, increased mergers and acquisitions in the industry, plus an impending capital gains tax deadline have led to more activity as 2012 heads down the home stretch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/market-moves-intensify-fitness-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/market-moves-intensify-fitness-industry#comments 24 hour fitness For-profits crunch curves equinox Gold's Gym la fitness lifetime fitness planet fitness snap fitness spectrum sport health urban active western athletic Thu, 01 Nov 2012 16:00:00 +0000 7504 at http://clubindustry.com The Top 100 Health Clubs of 2012 http://clubindustry.com/profits/top-100-health-clubs-2012 <div class="field-byline"> Stuart Goldman, managing editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Although revenue grew by a greater percentage for more companies and several major acquisitions occurred in 2011, the order of the top club companies remained the same. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although revenue grew by a greater percentage for more companies and several major acquisitions occurred in 2011, the order of the top club companies remained the same.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/top-100-health-clubs-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/top-100-health-clubs-2012#comments 24 hour fitness For-profits bally top 100 equinox Gold's Gym la fitness lifetime fitness planet fitness town sports western athletic Sun, 01 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 8636 at http://clubindustry.com The Top 100 Health Clubs of 2011 http://clubindustry.com/profits/top-100-health-clubs-2011 <div class="field-byline"> Stuart Goldman, managing editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>This year&#8217;s Top 100 Clubs list looks similar to last year&#8217;s list. But how much will it change next year?</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A ranking of U.S. health club companies based on 2010 revenue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/top-100-health-clubs-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/top-100-health-clubs-2011#comments 24 hour fitness For-profits News bally equinox Gold's Gym la fitness planet fitness town sports western athletic 24 Hour Fitness Bally Total Fitness clubindustry.com/forprofits clubindustry.com/forprofits/24hourfitness clubindustry.com/forprofits/archive clubindustry.com/forprofits/bally clubindustry.com/forprofits/equinox clubindustry.com/forprofits/goldsgym clubindustry.com/forprofits/lafitness clubindustry.com/forprofits/planetfitness clubindustry.com/forprofits/townsports clubindustry.com/forprofits/westernathletic clubindustry.com/news clubindustry.com/news/july Top 100 clubs Top 100 health clubs Fri, 01 Jul 2011 16:00:00 +0000 7064 at http://clubindustry.com Fitness Industry Veterans Offer Survival Advice http://clubindustry.com/forprofits/fitness-industry-veterans-offer-survival-advice <div class="field-byline"> Mark Mastrov </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mark Mastrov gets advice from health club operators about how to survive a recession.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/forprofits/fitness-industry-veterans-offer-survival-advice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/forprofits/fitness-industry-veterans-offer-survival-advice#comments For-profits crunch planet fitness town sports western athletic Alex Alimanestianu Ben Midgley clubindustry.com/forprofits clubindustry.com/forprofits/crunch clubindustry.com/forprofits/planetfitness clubindustry.com/forprofits/townsports clubindustry.com/forprofits/westernathletic Crunch Family Fitness Centers health club owners Mark Mastrov Matthew Stevens Planet Fitness Ray Wilson Tim Miller Town Sports International TSI Western Athletic Clubs Sun, 01 Mar 2009 17:00:00 +0000 8170 at http://clubindustry.com Stevens Named CEO of Western Athletic Clubs http://clubindustry.com/forprofits/stevens-named-ceo-western-athletic-clubs <div class="field-byline"> Stuart Goldman, managing editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SAN FRANCISCO -- Matthew Stevens has left Spectrum Athletic Clubs to become the new president and CEO of Western Athletic Clubs while Jim Gerber, founder and former president of Western Athletic Clubs, has been promoted to the company’s chairman of the board of advisors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/forprofits/stevens-named-ceo-western-athletic-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/forprofits/stevens-named-ceo-western-athletic-clubs#comments For-profits News western athletic CEo clubindustry.com/forprofits clubindustry.com/forprofits/westernathletic clubindustry.com/news clubindustry.com/news/november Gerber Stevens Western Fri, 07 Nov 2008 21:51:00 +0000 5180 at http://clubindustry.com