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The Maryland Athletic Club at Harbor East Acquired by Wellbridge

The Maryland Athletic Club & Wellness Center (MAC), which operates three health and wellness facilities in Baltimore County and Baltimore City, announced the sale of their downtown Baltimore facility, the MAC at Harbor East to Wellbridge, a Denver-based company that operates a family of 19 premium athletic and tennis clubs across the country. The transition was effective July 1st

In 2000, Wellbridge acquired the Bel-Air Athletic Club in Bel Air, MD, and has recently been looking for additional opportunities to expand its brand in the Baltimore area.


Wellbridge tabs new COO

Wellbridge, a chain of 19 premier clubs in seven states, announced this week that Michael Meehan will take over as chief operating officer.

Meehan comes to the position with 30 years in all areas of fitness club management, most recently as Wellbridge's East Regional Director.

"I'm delighted and honored to be offered the position of COO and look forward to being able to sharpen my focus on leading Wellbridge’s overall, long-term company vision, strategy and performance,” Meehan said.

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