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Manhattan fitness studio owner Mark Fisher to address first FILEX virtual summit of 2021
Manhattan fitness studio owner Mark Fisher to address first FILEX virtual summit of 2021Following the success of the last two virtual summits in 2020, FILEX will return on Friday 30th April and Saturday 1st May, with the theme ‘Stronger Together’ and with high profile New York boutique fitness studio co-owner Mark Fisher as a keynote speaker.
Organisers explain “with FILEX bringing the best speakers to the virtual stage from across the globe and covering the latest topics … Mark Fisher, who received rave reviews from his previous FILEX Convention appearance, is back by popular demand opening the event with the first keynote presentation.”
Fisher (pictured above), the co-owner of Mark Fisher Fitness, a boutique fitness studio in midtown Manhattan in New York, is an in-demand international speaker, consultant, and entrepreneur with acknowledged expertise in helping business owners achieve financial success and personal freedom through community building, leadership development, and creating healthy organisational cultures.
His signature style sees him presenting his unconventional business strategies with flair, fun and real life insight, bringing a fresh perspective for fitness professionals and fitness business operators navigating the new normal.
Announcing the Virtual Summit’s ‘Stronger Together’ theme, the FILEX Directors advised “in 2020, we saw the fitness industry face one of its biggest challenges.
“And yet it also provided many opportunities for business to pivot, move into the online space and serve their communities. We were proud to be a part of the support for the industry, seeing so many people attend a FILEX event for the very first time. We want to continue to support the industry by holding virtual events in conjunction with face-to-face offerings.”
With the Summit set to attract trainers, coaches, instructors and independent gym and studio owners, FILEX is also shining a spotlight on active aging and hosting a broad range of experts on the topic.
Here the organisers note “with more than a quarter of all Australians being aged over 50 and yet most of the fitness industry is aimed at a much younger age bracket.
“With the overwhelming feedback from the industry that this is an area where more focus and education is needed. FILEX has made the decision to have greater focus on topics and issues affecting our older population clients and members.
“There is a real opportunity in the industry to serve the over 55's market more effectively so keep an eye out on the next announcement of active ageing speakers never-before-seen at FILEX.”
FILEX organisers are also aiming to make the Summit as accessible as possible for all types of fitness professionals and business operators with two-day passes for members just $149 with all early bird tickets purchased including a 12-month FILEX Premium Membership valued at $269.
Click here for more information and early bird tickets.
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11th February 2021 - International fitness bodies launch leadership initiatives
10th February 2021 - Evolution Wellness to launch boutique FIRE Fitness brand in Australian market
3rd February 2021 - New fitness platform MoveMii launches to connect members with personal trainers
29th January 2021 - Barry’s launches first fitness studio in Melbourne
25th January 2021 - Planet Fitness opens first Queensland gym
21st January 2021 - New research shows Barre classes to be world’s most-searched fitness class trend
16th December 2020 - Survey finds online fitness no replacement for real life connection
6th November 2020 - Australian gymgoers spend an average of $79 a month on memberships
24th September 2020 - Aquatic, fitness and sport facilities headed for membership crisis
7th September 2020 - FILEX announces revamped event calendar for 2021 and beyond
24th August 2020 - FILEX Virtual Summit to feature three industry-leading panel discussions
3rd August 2020 - FILEX Virtual Summit to present new speakers and all new content
31st July 2020 - FILEX to return as organisers commit to future fitness trade show
20th July 2020 - Parramatta’s fitness professionals help local seniors stay active
14th July 2020 - FILEX Virtual Summit to return in September
9th April 2020 - FILEX Convention to go virtual with two-day summit
9th October 2019 - YMCA hosts successful Get Active Expo for Seniors Month
27th September 2019 - FILEX ‘taster’ event to deliver education alongside The Fitness Show Melbourne
2nd July 2019 - Industry experts to present at FILEX Immersive event in Brisbane
10th May 2019 - ESSA focuses on Active Ageing during Exercise Right Week 2019
28th March 2019 - Fitness Australia flags FILEX 2019 highlights
7th February 2019 - FILEX 2019 Business Summit to inspire delegates’ success and profit
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