VANCOUVER, WA—February 21, 2019—Core Health & Fitness, an industry leader in commercial fitness products, is excited to announce the hire of Ken Wolters to the position of Global Education Manager.

Ken brings his over 15 years of experience in Campus Recreation operations. In that time, Ken has been an integral part of the team’s that opened and enhanced several multimillion-dollar, award winning properties.

Most recently, Ken served as Associate Director, at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. In this capacity, Ken was employed by CENTERS LLC, providing management services and expertise for the university recreation, fitness and wellness facilities. Ken has also served as the NIRSA Region IV Sponsorship Chair and on the Conference Planning Committee. He has his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Linwood University, and his MBA from William Woods University.

“I am thrilled to have someone of Ken’s background joining our Core team. It was important to me that we find someone dedicated to students’ wellbeing and that understands where we have opportunities to enable healthy and balanced lifestyles within the Education channel.” said Tom Johnston VP of North America Distributor & Global Vertical Sales.

Ken Wolters can be reached at

About Core Health & Fitness

Core Health & Fitness is the world’s largest privately-held marketer and distributor of commercial fitness solutions to health clubs, community recreational centers, hotels, government, educational facilities and more. Core markets its products under the iconic brands Star Trac, StairMaster, Nautilus and Schwinn. Headquartered in Vancouver, WA, with over 400 employees, Core serves a global customer base. Core maintains sales, engineering and service offices throughout the United States (Vancouver, WA; Lake Forest, CA; Independence, VA) as well as in the United Kingdom (High Wycombe), Germany (Munich), Spain (Barcelona), Poland (Poznan) and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil).