Fitness Franchises

24 Jun 19
WJR Parks

Statistically, franchises are much more likely to be successful than all other kinds of little company launch. They come fully equipped with an attempted and real approach for being successful in their market place and already have strong brand acknowledgment. They also have agreements with suppliers and a full supply chain already set up and […]

24 Jun 19
Orange County Register
A BCBGMAXAZRIA factory store has opened at The Outlets at Orange. Mall operators tell us it’s the first and only factory store in the Orange County market for the retail brand. The store is between Aeropostale and the Ann Taylor factory store. The outdoor mall has seen some changes in recent months. In February the popular tapas restaurant Tu Tu Tango shuttered after 21 years in operation. A Columbia Sportswear store will take its place this fall. Construction work is ongoing now at the site near the AMC theaters. New food also came to the retail center. Panda Express replaced Twin Dragon, and a combined Auntie Anne’s and Cinnabon also opened. More than 10 stores at the retail center, which is owned by Mills Corp. and Simon Property Group, were recently updated, including AEO, Off Broadway Shoes and Wetzel’s Pretzels. Mobile pet shops grow into stores The local owners of two local Pet Wants mobile businesses have expanded into brick-and-mortar locations in Brea and Lake Forest. Othman Fadeel, the owner of Pet Wants OC North, and Shannon Weel, owner of Pet Wants OC South, hosted grand opening celebrations at their stores Saturday, June 22. The franchise sells private-label pet food formulas made in small batches with fresh ingredients, vitamins and minerals. Pet Wants offers multiple blends of dog and cat food as well as treats, salves, calming balm, anti-itch spray, paw wax and more. Pet Wants OC North: 788 N. Brea Blvd.; regular hours: Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 7 p.m. Phone: 714-900-0273. Website: PetWantsOCNorth.com Fadeel opened Pet Wants OC North in October of 2018 and has been operating a Pet Wants kiosk in downtown Brea. Pet Wants OC South: 21731 Lake Forest Drive, Suite 101; regular hours: Monday-Friday: 10-7 p.m., Saturday-Sunday: noon to 6 p.m. Phone: 949-215-1461. Website: petwants.com/ocsouth Weel launched Pet Wants OC South in November of 2018 and has been selling Pet Wants products at local events. Wooden Floor expansion Santa Ana-based The Wooden Floor, a nonprofit youth development organization, will open a third location within Depot at Santiago community. The newest location is part of Phase Two of the Lift campaign for The Wooden Floor, a four-year campaign to raise $27.2 million by 2020. The new 8,000-square-foot space will have a dance studio, dance lab, education center, an additional family counseling center and gathering space. C&C Development and Orange Housing Development Corp. originally partnered with The Wooden Floor to open the first location within Depot at Santiago in 2018. Plans for a second studio within the same housing community soon followed to meet additional demand from the community. For more information on the campaign, go to liftcampaign.org. Franchise expansion Irvine-based Xponential Fitness has signed a franchise agreement in the Middle East. A master franchise agreement for Saudi Arabia will bring more than 50 Xponential Fitness studios to the country over the next three years, according to the company. Brands included in the development agreement are Club Pilates, Pure Barre, CycleBar, YogaSix and AKT. Xponential said the studios slated to open in Saudi Arabia will be female-only, in order to serve the growing population of women seeking fitness options in the wake of the country’s recent reforms. The Saudi Arabian development will be led by Sultan and Mohammed Alhokair, owners of the newly-established First Agility Company. The Xponential Fitness expansion will begin with a five-brand flagship location in Riyadh, expected to open in October 2019. One the move Irvine-based Kareo, a provider of cloud-based software for independent medical practices, has hired industry veterans David Justus as its chief financial officer and appointed Scott Maxwell and David Cozzens to its board. Justus has some 20 years of finance, strategic, and operations experience, including 15 years in CFO roles at Avetta and The Retail Equation. Maxwell is senior managing director of OpenView Venture Partners. Cozzens is a technology executive who previously was CEO of Telogis. Milestones Ernst & Young or EY has announced the winners of its Entrepreneur Of The Year awards in Orange County. The winners were unveiled at a special gala at the Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point. The 2019 winners are: Jim Conroy III, CEO of Boot Barn Lori Torres, CEO of Parcel Pending Jeff Kearl, co-founder and CEO of Stance Roland Spongberg, CEO of WKS Restaurant Group Anthony Geisler, CEO of Xponential Fitness Regional award winners are now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year national awards in November. Award honoree Orange County United Way has been selected by the Association of California School Administrators Region 17 as the recipient of the 2019 Partners in Educational Excellence Award. United Way was chosen for its “exemplary school-community partnership” with Anaheim Union High School District. United Way has invested heavily in AUHD’s Anaheim Collaborative for Higher Education since 2014. The investments are aimed at reducing the local high school dropout rate and bridging the achievement gap. Scholarships Irvine-based BigRentz, an online equipment rental marketplace, is offering two $5,000 scholarships to high school seniors planning on vocational training or students currently enrolled in a trade school. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is at 11:59 p.m. EDT Aug. 5; recipients will be announced Aug. 19. Go to bigrentz.com/scholarships/skilled-trades for eligibility and application details. Questions can be emailed to scholarships@bigrentz.com. Coming up SCORE Orange County, a nonprofit that helps small businesses, will be host a free workshop on “The Secrets of Selling” at 6 p.m. today in the Orange Public Library; 407 E Chapman Ave. Orange. The three-hour program teaches new and experienced salespeople the techniques to become successful. The presenter, SCORE member Barry McKinley, is an experienced sales trainer and business owner. For more information or to register contact score.org/event/secrets-selling-9. Status Update is compiled by contributing writer Karen Levin and edited by Business Editor Samantha Gowen. Submit items to sgowen@scng.com. High-resolution images also can be submitted. Allow at least one week for publication. Items are edited for length and clarity.[related_articles location=”left” show_article_date=”false” article_type=”automatic-primary-tag”]
24 Jun 19
Charlotte Rodgers

Transcript of Talk given at ‘Rewriting the Future’ for ‘Psychoanalysis, Art and the Occult’, Merano, Italy. 2019 Spiritual Evolution; For the Masses or for the Few? Much as we would like to deny or ignore it,the behaviour of human beings as a mass tends to operate within repetitive patterns and loops. Just as the history […]

24 Jun 19
Dustin Milligan

Contents Real canadian superstore High street estate agent Fish window cleaning services. request Operated franchise restaurant High quality burgers Associate-owners employ approximately 192 [embedyt]//www.youtube.com/embed/NhkMG1MmqvQ[/embedyt] No … franchises in 15 markets in the U.S. and Canada and, eventually, more than 200 stores. David Huether, Bishops’ director of franchising, said it’s a perfect time for Rivera to […]

24 Jun 19
Franchise Falcon Ventures

Contents Real canadian superstore High street estate agent Fish window cleaning services. request Operated franchise restaurant High quality burgers Associate-owners employ approximately 192 [embedyt]//www.youtube.com/embed/NhkMG1MmqvQ[/embedyt] No … franchises in 15 markets in the U.S. and Canada and, eventually, more than 200 stores. David Huether, Bishops’ director of franchising, said it’s a perfect time for Rivera to […]

24 Jun 19
Telugu360.com

Superstar Salman Khan is giving major fitness goals as he flaunts a perfect 180 degree split. Salman on Sunday evening shared a photograph of himself performing the perfect split and captioned it: “In splits. Ha ha ha ha.” This is not the first time the “Dabangg” star has shared his workout routine. The “Bharat” star, […]

24 Jun 19
GQ

The retired light heavyweight offers an insight into the rise of 12RND Fitness and gives us a workout that will KNOCK YOU OUT – in a good way.

24 Jun 19
Latest Market Reports

“Medical Wellness Market – Global Industry Trend Analysis 2012 to 2017 and Forecast 2017 – 2025” recent intelligence study by MarketResearchReports.Biz. Wellness describes itself as complete physical mental and social well-being. It comprises all the components used to lead a healthy life. Wellness is multidirectional and constitutes social, emotional, physical, spiritual, intellectual and emotional wellbeing. […]

24 Jun 19
Social News XYZ

Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Superstar Salman Khan is giving major fitness goals as he flaunts a perfect 180 degree split. Salman on Sunday evening shared a photograph of himself performing the perfect split and captioned it: “In splits. Ha ha ha ha.” This is not the first time the “Dabangg” star has shared his workout […]

24 Jun 19
Bollywood Pub

Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Superstar Salman Khan is giving major fitness goals as he flaunts a perfect 180 degree split.

24 Jun 19
Twin Cities
OF NOTE Boyd Huppert KARE 11 reporter Boyd Huppert received three 2019 National Edward R. Murrow Awards from The Radio Television Digital News Association. KARE 11 is the NBC affiliate in the Twin Cities. ADVERTISING/PUBLIC RELATIONS Colle McVoy, Minneapolis, announced that Amanda Lane has joined the agency as insight director. AGRICULTURE The Mosaic Co., a Plymouth-based provider of phosphate and potash crop nutrients, announced that Cheryl K. Beebe has been elected to its board of directors. Beebe formerly was an executive with Ingredion Inc. (Corn Products International), most recently as the company’s chief financial officer and executive vice president. ARCHITECTURE/ENGINEERING NewStudio Architecture, St. Paul, announced the promotion of James Matthes to designer. … LHB, Minneapolis, announced the following professional recognitions and new employees: Anne Porter, interior design project manager, has been elected to the Superior Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors; Dan Heldt, leader of LHB’s Pipeline and Utilities Group, graduated from the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business; Daniel Stine, has been inducted into the Autodesk Expert Elite program; Brittni Faddoul joins the Minneapolis office as a designer; Jaxen Roden and Noah Palusky join the Duluth office as survey technicians. … TKDA, St. Paul, announced that Daniel Nesler has been named the firm’s water/wastewater group manager of the Municipal Division. … Lofts at Mayo Park, Rochester, was honored by the American Institute of Architects with a 2019 Housing Award in the Multifamily Housing Category. Representatives from Eastbank Lofts LLC and Snow Kreilich Architects accepted the award. CONSTRUCTION Jared Powell, project manager with LS Black Constructors, St. Paul, has completed the Associate Design-Build Institute of America’s certification testing program to achieve the  designation as a nationally certified Associate Design-Build Professional. … RJM Construction, Golden Valley, announced it has promoted Eric Olson to vice president health care. … Golden Valley-based Allweather Roof announced it received four Firestone Building Products’ awards: Firestone Master Contractor; Best of the Best; Firestone Inner Circle of Quality; Harvey Award for Architectural Excellence; Firestone Hall of Fame. This was the 32nd consecutive year that Allweather Roof has received elite recognition from Firestone. DEVELOPMENT Dominium, a Plymouth-based apartment owner, developer and manager, announced that it has hired Lisa Williams as vice president of property management and Ali Nystrom as project coordinator. EDUCATION Mankato Area Public Schools announced the hire of ag teacher Ethan M. Dado; it’s the first new ag teacher hire for the district in 25 years. … Spire Credit Union, Falcon Heights, announced that Brendan Weed of Eden Prairie has won a $1,000 Scholarship from the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation Scholarship Council. … Minneapolis-based Zenith Education Group, a nonprofit provider of career and technical education, announced the appointment of Joni Kurland as vice president of accreditation, licensing and campus compliance. … Cemstone, a Mendota Heights concrete manufacturer, announced the 2019 Cemstone Cos. Scholarship recipients: Laura Gagnon, New Richmond, Wis.; Jillian Grundhoffer, Waseca; Morgan Lynch, Fonda, Iowa, and Nicolas Tourtillott, Lakeville. FINANCIAL SERVICES GWG Holdings, a Minneapolis-based parent company for providers of reinsurance in the secondary market, announced that Gregg Johnson was named chief operating officer. … Accounting firm Moore Stephens North America, Eden Prairie, announced the addition of Maple Grove-based Global Tax Network US to its association. … Alliance Bank, St. Paul, announced construction plans for a new branch at 301 German St. North, New Ulm. HEALTH CARE John Driscoll, senior vice president of recovery services at the nonprofit Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, Center City, has been named board chair for the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers. … Health Dimensions Group, a Minnetonka-based post-acute, long-term care, and senior living consulting and management firm, announce that Jeremy Duxbury has been named executive director at Highland Chateau Health + Rehabilitation Center in St. Paul. HONORS The Corporate Volunteerism Council-Twin Cities presented its 2019 Game Changer Award to health insurer Medica, Minnetonka, for its partnership with Hammer Residences over the last six years. Hammer Residences is a Wayzata-based nonprofit assisting people with developmental disabilities. … Rise, a nonprofit organization supporting people with disabilities in Minnesota and western Wisconsin, announced it is receiving a Life Enrichment Award from the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation for its five adult day programs, which are located in Twin Cities YMCAs and community centers. … The Minnesota Credit Union Network announce that its CU Green clean energy platform received an Environmental Initiative Award. Environmental Initiative is a nonprofit organization that works to develop collaborative solutions to Minnesota’s environmental problems. LAW Blackwell Burke, Minneapolis, announced that Amarachi Ihejirika has joined the firm as an associate. … For the sixth consecutive year, Fredrikson & Byron, Minneapolis, was named one of the best U.S. law firms for female attorneys, according to two recent Law360 surveys. MANUFACTURING Torque Fitness, a Coon Rapids-based maker of fitness equipment, announced the following new hires: Scott Walton, director of sales for Asia Pacific; Pete Lundstrom, vice president of North America sales; Chris Newland, director of key accounts for Western North America, and Lee Hodges, director of key accounts for Eastern North America and Canada. … Senneca Holdings, a maker of specialty doors for the construction industry, announced the opening of its facility at 101 Power Drive, Mankato. MEDIA Paula Quam, former editor of the Detroit Lakes Tribune and Perham Focus, has joined  Forum Communications in Fargo, N.D., as managing digital editor of InForum, encompassing duties at WDAY-TV and the Fargo Forum. … KARE 11 News, the NBC affiliate in the Twin Cities, announced that starting in July, KARE 11 Sunrise anchor Lauren Leamanczyk will be joining the 5 p.m. news broadcast; the station also welcomed Gia Vang to the Sunrise Team. Vang came from KMPH in Fresno, Calif. MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY Jacob T. DeMille from DePere, Wis., has accepted a sales associate position at Stryker Medical in its Foot & Ankle Division covering the Twin Cities region. … Recombinetics, a St. Paul-based provider of gene-editing technology and products for human health and animal agriculture, announced it has named Tad Sonstegard the first chief executive officer of its Acceligen subsidiary. NONPROFITS The Minnesota Humanities Center, a St. Paul events center for educational programs, announced the appointment of Kevin Lindsey as chief executive officer. Lindsey is a former commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Rights. PERSONAL CARE My Salon Suite, a national salon co-working suite franchise, announced an agreement with mother and son duo Stephanie Shields and Brian Castro to open the first of three Twin Cities locations at 10150 Hudson Road, Woodbury. PHILANTHROPY Kids In Need Foundation, a Minneapolis nonprofit, announced a $100,000 grant from Jewelers Mutual Insurance Group, Neenah, Wis. PRINTING St. Paul-based Allegra Marketing Print Mail announced its merger with local print-solutions provider Griffith Printing, to operate under the Allegra St. Paul-Midway name at 635 Prior Ave. North, St. Paul. REAL ESTATE Suntide Commercial Realty, St. Paul, announced it has named Christy Lewis vice president of Business Development. RETAIL Urban Outfitters announced plans to open a location in Rosedale Center, Roseville; it will be the clothing retailer’s third store location in Minnesota. TECHNOLOGY Vitals Aware Services, an Eden Prairie-based provider of an app for first responders on the mental health conditions of patients, has promoted former Minneapolis police chief Janeé Harteau to chief executive officer and added Chris Maloney, founder and past president/CEO of TriTech Software Systems, to its board. … Parallel Technologies, an Eden Prairie-based data center and intelligent building solutions provider, has promoted Nate Ruhland to manager of Building Infrastructure Engineering. … SPS Commerce, a Minneapolis-based provider of retail cloud services, announced that Capterra, a Gartner company, has again ranked its EDI software (Electronic Data Interchange) as the most popular, a position SPS has held every year since the report launched in 2017.[related_articles location=”left” show_article_date=”false” article_type=”automatic-primary-tag”] EMAIL ITEMS to businessnews@pioneerpress.com.  
24 Jun 19
FBBC Fitness Franchises

Watch on Youtube here:Fitness/Gym Franchise Opportunity (Fit Body Boot Camp) via Fitness Franchise Opportunities

23 Jun 19
TGolden Online Marketing Store

50 Small Business Ideas for Anyone Who Wants to Run Their Own Business SMALL BUSINESS IDEASPersonal trainerFreelance writerEcommerce store ownerDog groomerHouse cleanerAccountantPersonal assistant Best Small Business Ideas1. HandymanAre you always fixing things around the house? Often on call when friends need small projects completed? Put together a website, figure out what your time and expertise is […]

23 Jun 19
The Siasat Daily

Mumbai: Salman Khan is a popular Bollywood superstar. But no one knows how Salman is as a ‘mamu’ (maternal uncle), or with the children of his family. Also, how he is defying age when it comes to fitness. Now, the “Dabangg” star is taking the digital route to give a glimpse into his personal life. […]