CHANHASSEN, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitness professionals and enthusiasts alike have the opportunity to get
motivated, celebrate the power of fitness. Learn from a team of the
industry’s top professionals at 2010 Empower! events hosted by Life Time
Fitness (NYSE: LTM).
To be held in Arizona, Colorado, Minneapolis, Ohio and Texas, the
multi-day events are designed to deliver motivating, high-energy fitness
classes, educational seminars, hands-on workshops and demonstrations
from top industry presenters, including Julz Arney, Fabio Comana, Rob
Glick, Len Kravitz, Keli Roberts. Kimberly Spreen, National Director
of Group Fitness for Life Time Fitness.
EMPOWER! session topics, workshops and lectures range from cycling and
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners (MSCP), the middle market focused private equity team within Morgan Stanley Investment Management, announced today that they have completed an investment in Impact Fitness (“Impact” or the “Company”), a leading Planet Fitness franchisee with 29 clubs across the United States and Canada. MSCP partnered with the current management team, led by CEO Adam Willaeys, as well as founder Chris Klebba, who will remain as Executive Chairman. The Company, which MSCP acquired from Bain Capital Double Impact (BCDI) and Bridges Fund Management (Bridges), extends MSCP’s long track record of partnering with experiential, multi-site retail businesses.
Impact, headquartered in Brighton, Michigan, was founded by Chris Klebba in 2006 with the opening of its first Planet Fitness club in the Greater Detroit market. Since then, the Company has grown to include 29 clubs across Michigan, Indiana, British Columbia, and Ontario.
Planet Fitness is one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors of fitness centers in the United States. As of March 31, 2019, Planet Fitness had more than 13.6 million members and 1,806 clubs in the 50...
strength training to yoga and weight loss. The weekend will include an
EMPOWER! fitness expo offering apparel and fitness related items.
Ideal for fitness professionals seeking innovative, new ideas and
continuing education credits. Fitness enthusiasts interested in
experiencing a workout with the world’s best instructors, EMPOWER! event
Life Time Fitness Scottsdale (Arizona) – March 26-28
Premier Life Time Athletic Club (Dallas, Texas) – May 7-9
Life Time Fitness Columbus (Ohio) – June 25–27
Life Time Fitness Parker (Denver, Colorado) – July 16–18
Life Time Fitness St. Louis Park (Minnesota) – September 24-26.
Registration information and additional EMPOWER! details are available
A portion of registration fees will benefit the Life Time Fitness
Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports the health and
well-being of children and families, with particular emphasis on helping
young people maximize their potential.
About Life Time Fitness, Inc.
Life Time Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:LTM) operates distinctive and large,
multi-use sports and athletic, professional fitness, family recreation
and resort and spa centers. The Company also provides consumers with
personal training services, full-service spas and cafes, corporate
wellness programs, health and nutrition education, the healthy lifestyle
magazine, Experience Life, athletic events and nutritional products. As
of March 17, 2010, Life Time Fitness operated 87 centers in 19 states,
including Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana,
Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey,
North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Virginia. Life Time
Fitness is headquartered in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Can be located on
the Web at lifetimefitness.com. LIFE TIME FITNESS, LIFE TIME ATHLETIC,
EXPERIENCE LIFE. The LIFE TIME FITNESS TRIATHLON SERIES are
trademarks of Life Time Fitness, Inc. All other trademarks or registered
trademarks are the property of their respective owners.