22 Aug 186 Creating the Ultimate Group Fitness Business Model with Amy B Thompson
Amy Thompson is a national account executive for Les Mills USA, she is experienced in leading operations, sales, training and programming for her own studio, several multi-club fitness chains and franchise fitness brands.
Amy is an advocate for the fitness industry and volunteers in positions including Program Director Committee Chair for IDEA, Advisory Panel for ACE and Chair of the Advisory Board for the National Personal Training Institute.
One of the first ways I got to know Amy was through the incredible group she founded, the Fitness Professionals Networking Group where nearly 27,000 professionals share, collaborate and support each other’s businesses.
In her current role with Les Mills, Amy consults with business owners and executives to increase membership, to engage and retain members and to future-proof their clubs.
She was the IDEA Program Director of the Year Award Finalist 2016 & 2017 and IDEA Fitness Leader of the Year Finalist in 2018.
During this weeks show, we talk about the relationship between group fitness and member retention, the effect virtual fitness has on the member experience, why its important to go back to basics with our class names and schedules and how to use Group exercise to optimize retention.
What you’ll learn
- The relationship between group fitness and member retention
- The effect virtual fitness has on the member experience
- Why its important to go back to basics with our class names and schedules
- How to use group exercise to optimize retention
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Resources Our Experts Shared in the Show
Book recommended by Mike Arce – Outwhitting the Devil