"We are continuing to institute an aggressive growth strategy not only for this year but for many years to come. To that end we are actively pursuing real estate and expansion opportunities in several markets," says Equinox CEO, Harvey Spevak.
This year despite the continuing economic downturn, the company has already opened a new club on New York City's Upper East Side, completely renovated and reopened its original flagship, its 76th street club on the Upper West Side and is set to open its second Dallas location in the fall.
Known for its innovative programming, immaculate facilities, celebrity clientele, plus its award winning-design from world famous architects (David Rockwell, Arthur Casas, Piero Lissoni and Clodagh). Equinox now has over 48 locations nationwide.
Meanwhile, Equinox expects 2010 to be another year of active expansion; so far a club is slated to open in Bethesda, MD in the spring. In addition, according to Jeffrey Weinhaus, the company is vigorously seeking further real estate opportunities in the New York metro area, Southern California, Boston, and D.C.
"For 2010, our strategy is to create eight new Equinox Fitness Clubs nationwide," says Weinhaus.
About Equinox: Since it opened its first club in 1991, Equinox has developed a total lifestyle brand that symbolizes service, value, quality, expertise, leadership, innovation, a keen eye for detail and serious results. Equinox Fitness Clubs offers an integrated assortment of Equinox-branded programs, services and products, including strength and cardio training, group fitness classes, personal training, spa services/products, trainer certification/continuing education programs, apparel and food/juice bars. Visit equinoxfitness.com for more information.
|SOURCE Equinox Fitness Clubs|
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