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Considerable growth for Gold's Gym

Expansion nationally and internationally, both on the corporate and franchise side, has helped Gold's Gym show 2014 first quarter growth.

The chain currently boasts more than 675 locations, with many more planned over the next 12-18 months.

“The first quarter of 2014 was prolific, and we are proud of our results to date and our employees and franchisees that helped to make it happen,” said Aaron Watkins, president of Gold's Gym, in a press release. “We are well positioned to continue our track record of smart, aggressive growth and fully expect to enter 2015, the year of our 50th anniversary, with more than 750 gyms in 30 countries.”

Read more in the Gold's Gym press release.


Watkins named president of Gold's Gym

Following the shake-up in July that saw the president and chief operating officer relieved of their positions, Gold's Gym has announced that Aaron Watkins will become the new president.

Watkins took over as interim president in July, and following an extensive search, the interim tag was taken off his title.

Watkins was previously the chief financial officer and when he started at Gold's in 2006 he was vice president controller.

Gold’s Gym has more than 675 locations in 38 states and 28 countries.