Goplay designs and manufactures specialised playground equipment for indoor play centres, hotels, food chains, clubs and resorts. If our years of experience and dedication have taught us one thing,…read more
Women in Fitness to empower women in 2013
Female leaders in the fitness industry are to address the third 'Women In Fitness Forum' to be held on Friday 22nd February 2012.
The Forum, first held in 2010, aims to unite female health club, weight loss studio and personal training studio owners and managers and help them grow their skills and their businesses.
The one-off event, being held at the Holiday Inn, Mascot, NSW will be see five leading female fitness business experts address the following topics:
Lauretta Stace, Chief Executive, Fitness Australia - The Future of Women in the Fitness Industry
Pam Brossman, speaker, author, Chief Executive She Experts and Social Media Woman - How to Position, Package & Promote Your Business Fast Using Digital Leverage
Rachael Bermingham, Chief Executive, Bermingham Books; author; speaker, mentor and TV host - Savvy: Ingredients for Success
Amanda Bracks, founder Women in Fitness, Director of Bracks Consulting, international presenter and author of 'Customer Acquisition - 465 Ways to Gain and Retain Customers'.
The Forum will also feature:
• A networking lunch with the opportunity for attendees to share ideas - hosted by Kellie Sanders, Women in Fitness mentor and Owner PT Business Success, author
• An expert panel with three top women fitness business owners sharing insights on customer retention
• After more than a decade of presenting, Women in Fitness was formed in 2010 by Amanda Bracks who realised that most of the people in her business courses were men and that she wanted to provide a platform to help educate, empower, inspire and motivate women who work in the fitness and leisure industries.
Bracks (pictured below) has attributed a lot of her success managing and running some of the most successful fitness businesses in Australia to her wonderful network of support.
As she explains "support is critical to helping you learn, grow, share some laughs, keep each other accountable and push the limits to achieve what was once the unachievable. Having an amazing bunch of close friends in the fitness industry has really been instrumental in my success and I want to be able to give other women who work in the fitness industry the same opportunities."
Women in Fitness was created for women who work in all roles in the fitness industry to share ideas, motivate each other, give proven tips on business, learn from each other and help encourage each other to build successful fitness businesses with a support network. The development program is affordable for all and includes proven tips, forums, newsletters, webinars, interviews of expert business women, networking luncheons and training on business skills, planning, management, marketing, prospecting, retention, operations, sales, social media, human resources, staff training, communication, public relations, leadership as well as motivation to empower women that work in the fitness industry.
Women who work in women's only and co-ed clubs in all positions are welcome to join. Women in Fitness is ideal for business owners, head office managers, personal trainers, yoga and pilates teachers, group fitness managers and teachers, reception staff, department managers, sole trading business owners, club managers, sales managers, membership consultants, customer care managers and retention officers will all thrive from the expertise and support of this group.
Early bird tickets registration for the Women in Fitness Forum, with a saving of $78, can be made up to 31st January.
10th September 2012 - BRACKS ADVISES ON CUSTOMER ACQUISITION, SALES AND RETENTION
26th August 2011 - VIDEO MARKETING TO BOOST FITNESS MEMBERSHIP
21st April 2011 - FITNESS EXPERTS TO SHARE SALES MASTERY
9th August 2010 - 2/3 OF FITNESS CLUBS RUN AT A LOSS!
Asking a small favour
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?
The news we publish at www.ausleisure.com.au is independent, credible (we hope) and free for you to access, with no pay walls and no annoying pop-up ads.
However, as an independent publisher, can we ask for you to support us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine - if you don't already do so.
Published bi-monthly since 1997, the printed Australasian Leisure Management differs from this website in that it publishes longer, in-depth and analytical features covering aquatics, attractions, entertainment, events, fitness, parks, recreation, sport, tourism and venues management.
Subscriptions cost just $90 a year.
Click here to subscribe.
The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.
AIS Water, the trading name of Australian Innovative Systems, is a multi-award winning, Australian owned leader in the design, production and supply of commercial and residential chlorine generators…read more
Turnstile Entry Systems and Access Control Centaman Entrance Controls’ Award Winning Range of Access Control Systems includes tripod & triarm turnstiles, speedgates, full height…read more
ICP is an Australian-based company focused on indoor climbing. ICP will manage your project from initial design to completion and beyond, whether you're building an international-level climbing…read more
HTS Group Ltd provides a complete design, system integration, installation and maintenance package to the transportation, traffic engineering, parking and sports timing industries in New Zealand,…read more
Founded in 1961, Myrtha Pools® quickly became Italy’s première swimming pool company, and has since grown into one of the world's leading swimming pool construction…read more
A leading designer and manufacturer of innovative waterslides and attractions, Australian Waterslides and Leisure (AWL) is also able to advise clients in the areas of concept and design, feasibility…read more
get listed with our suppliers directory
Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!