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WORLD GYM PARTNERS WITH CRESA TO PROVIDE POWERFUL REAL ESTATE ASSISTANCE TO FRANCHISEES

Cresa Helps Franchisees Identify, Negotiate, and Secure New Locations Newport Beach, California– October 14, 2020 – World Gym International, the iconic global fitness brand, has partnered with Cresa to find outstanding locations for franchisees, and then negotiate the lease or property acquisition. Cresa is the world’s largest tenant representation firm, which means they are free […]

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Happy Group Exercise Instructor

Hiring Tips for Top-Tier Group Exercise Instructors

You can have a prime location and the most updated equipment, but still there’s one additional factor that is critical to your success—having rock star employees. From the front desk person who welcomes members by name to the personal trainer who helps members reach their goals to the group exercise instructor who exudes enthusiasm, it’s […]

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Outdoor Workout Area at World Gym Ingram Park

5 Things You Need to Know About Today’s Real Estate Opportunities

With the pandemic forcing the closure of many retail spaces—including competing gyms–there could be hidden opportunities to snap up prime real estate if you’re considering becoming a World Gym franchisee or are an existing franchisee hoping to expand. “Someone’s problem can be someone else’s opportunity,” says Jeffrey D. Mintz, principal at Cresa a commercial real […]

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WORLD GYM HOUSTON TO OPEN IN 2021

  World Gym International, the iconic global fitness brand, will open its first gym in Houston early next year, a new franchised location owned by entrepreneur Jerome Karam and his son Jacob Karam, a local attorney. Just inside the inner 610 loop, World Gym Houston will be a brand new 40,000 square foot flagship fitness […]

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Craig and Caroline Hermans Co-Owners at World Gym Burleson in Texas

How I Kept Going Through COVID-19: An Interview with Craig Hermans, Owner at World Gym Burleson in Texas

No gym owner could possibly prepare for the fact that their gym would be required to close, with no guarantee of when it could be re-opened, but such was the situation facing gym owners across the country during the pandemic. Fortunately, many World Gym franchise owners were able to survive—and thrive—by sticking close to their […]

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Tiffany Hamlin

WORLD GYM INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS TIFFANY HAMLIN NATIONAL DIRECTOR OF GROUP FITNESS

Newport Beach, California – September 9, 2020 – World Gym International, the iconic global fitness brand, has appointed Tiffany Hamlin as its new National Director of Group Fitness. As the National Director of Group Fitness, Hamlin will strengthen group fitness programs for the World Gym network by creating continuing education for gym Group Fitness Directors […]

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Lewis Stanton & Jarrod Saracco

WORLD GYM INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS LEWIS STANTON CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & JARROD SARACCO CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER

Los Angeles, California – June 24, 2020 – World Gym International, the iconic global fitness brand, has reorganized its senior leadership and appointed two new executives to its team. Lewis Stanton has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, taking over all day-to-day management for the company. The previous CEO, Guy Cammilleri, is now non-executive Chairman of […]

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The World Gym Awards Banquet is the BEST PARTY in Las Vegas

2019 WORLD GYM INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CELEBRATES THE IMPOSSIBLE, THE BARBELL & THE FUTURE

Los Angeles, California – September 18, 2019 – World Gym International, the iconic global brand for bodybuilding and seriously fun fitness, gathered franchisees, coaches, vendors and partners from 9 countries for the 2019 World Gym International Convention in Las Vegas on September 4-7, 2019.  The annual gathering was held at the Aria Resort & Casino […]

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WORLD GYM INTERNATIONAL TO RELOCATE GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS & OPEN PREMIER WORLD GYM ATHLETICS STUDIO IN COSTA MESA

    Los Angeles, California – September 12, 2019 – World Gym International, the iconic global brand for bodybuilding and seriously fun fitness, is moving full-speed into the studio fitness business with its new International Franchising Headquarters and its first corporate-owned World Gym Athletics Studio, scheduled to open in Costa Mesa, California by the end […]

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WORLD GYM ATHLETICS PARTNERS WITH DYMATIZE TO CREATE NEW INDUSTRY STANDARD IN NUTRITION PROGRAMMING & EDUCATION

Los Angeles, California – May 15, 2019 – World Gym International, the iconic global brand for bodybuilding and seriously fun fitness, is adding a new nutrition platform to its thriving and rapidly expanding World Gym Athletics, known for its #FitnessTruth mantra.  World Gym Athletics is an exclusive, studio-style, small group training program that combines the best […]

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