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When Time Stood Still

Industry perspectives on the shared experience of 9/11

September 11, 2001:

It is a date, a day in history, that will never be forgotten, but, now, on the 10th anniversary of the attack on the Twin Towers in New York City and the Pentagon, in Washington, D.C., it’s particularly appropriate to reflect on that cataclysmic, world-altering event.

In 2001 and 2002, CBI published a number of articles about the aftermath of 9/11. One of those (see “Defining Moment,” September 2002 CBI, pg. 42) chronicled the experiences and emotions of individuals who operated health and fitness facilities in New York City at the time of the attacks.

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