Fitness Together Receives Approval for SBA Franchise Registry Listing
Prospective Fitness Together Studio Owners Afforded Easier Access to Franchise Opportunity
HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. - July 1, 2009 - Fitness Together Franchise Corporation, the world's largest personal training franchise, announced the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has included Fitness Together on its official Franchise Registry, a list of franchise systems whose franchisees receive expedited loan processing.
"Today, sixty percent of Americans are considered overweight, and Fitness Together fulfills a growing demand of Americans wanting to get healthy," said Jeff Jervik, president and CEO of Fitness Together Holdings, Inc. "Our inclusion on the Franchise Registry will be a great tool to support our growth initiatives by affording potential franchise owners easier and more efficient SBA loan application processing."
The online Franchise Registry lists franchisors whose franchise agreements have been reviewed and approved by the SBA, streamlining the loan application process for franchise owners and making financing more accessible.
Fitness Together currently has sold more than 470 franchised studios and continues to grow.
About Fitness Together Franchise Corp.:
Established in 1996 in response to the growing demand for personal fitness training, Fitness Together offers the latest in one-on-one personal training. Based in Highlands Ranch, Colo., Fitness Together is part of Fitness Together Holdings, Inc., the world's largest wellness organization. Fitness Together has sold 471 franchised locations throughout the United States, Costa Rica, Israel, Ireland, and Canada.solid;">SEARCH FOR FRANCHISES