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Wednesday
Jan192011

IHRSA Releases The 2011 Employee Compensation & Benefits Report: A Comprehensive Analysis of Industry Compensation & Benefits Practices

"The 2011 Employee Compensation & Benefits Report serves as an excellent tool for club operators," said Melissa Rodriguez, IHRSA's Research Manager. "Club managers can review how their compensation practices compare with similar companies and gain insight into other practices such as educational requirements for fitness job titles."

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Wednesday
Jan192011

America’s Top Doctor to Present at the IHRSA Convention, Saturday, March 19, 2011 in San Francisco, California.

Dr. Benjamin’s presence at IHRSA30 will underscore the vital link between the medical and fitness communities. “On behalf of IHRSA and the entire fitness industry, I am extremely pleased to welcome such an admired and distinguished leader to our convention,” said Joe Moore, IHRSA’s President and CEO.

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Tuesday
Jan042011

Benchmarking the Health Club Business: The 2010 Profiles of Success Analyzes Membership & Operations Results from Leading Clubs

IHRSA's 2010 Profiles of Success is based upon membership and financial data provided voluntarily by leading IHRSA member clubs in the United States and Canada. The report provides key performance indicators for several club types: fitness-only, multipurpose, independent, and multi-chain facilities.

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Monday
Jan032011

Incoming Congress Urged to Uphold Disease Prevention in 2011 Health Care Efforts

IHRSA, The International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association, is urging the new Congress to make disease prevention a major tenet of future health care legislation. Effective health care legislation that removes barriers to healthy lifestyle choices and supports the medical and business communities in efforts to engage individuals in health-promoting practices are the most cost-effective solutions for stemming the tide of obesity and chronic disease that consume the bulk of our nation’s health care spending.

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Wednesday
Dec082010

IHRSA VP Appointed to Tennis Industry Association Board of Directors

"I am thrilled to join the TIA board of directors,” says Poppler. “My first TIA board meeting was an eye-opening experience. I am excited by what we’ve already accomplished with the TIA regarding the upcoming IHRSA Convention, and I look forward to identifying additional opportunities to bring the fitness and tennis industries closer together in ways that will help both industries grow and succeed."

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