BOSTON, MA—January 30, 2019—IHRSA, the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association, is pleased to announce MINDBODY is the 2019 Associate Member of the Year.
The Associate Member of the Year Award is presented annually to recognize an IHRSA Associate Member for their significant contributions to the advancement of the health club industry, as well as their support of IHRSA, its members, and its mission through program and event participation, advertising, and sponsorship.
MINDBODY, an IHRSA member since 2005, was selected as this year's honoree due to their outstanding achievements, innovation and support of the health and fitness industry, their continued investment in cutting-edge technology, and unwavering support of IHRSA and its members.
"MINDBODY has demonstrated its strong commitment to the industry. Their impressive growth over the past decade is proof positive that they are truly connecting the world to wellness,” said Joe Moore, IHRSA president and CEO. “MINDBODY is a leader in the technology sector and has made it easy for consumers to find and book fitness services wherever they are using an app or online.”
“We are honored to receive this award,” said Rick Stollmeyer, CEO and co-founder of MINDBODY. “Since starting in my garage in 2001, we have been focused on helping fitness and wellness business owners achieve their dreams while enabling millions of people to live healthier, happier lives. The fitness and wellness industry has nearly doubled since then, and our focus in the decade ahead is to double it again. We are pleased to partner with IHRSA toward this paramount goal.”
The Associate Member of the Year Award will be presented during IHRSA 2019, IHRSA’s 38th Annual International Convention & Trade Show in San Diego, CA, March 13-16.
The IHRSA Awards Program seeks to "recognize, celebrate, and inspire" IHRSA members.
MINDBODY, Inc. (NASDAQ: MB) is the leading technology platform for the fitness, beauty and wellness services industries. Local entrepreneurs worldwide use MINDBODY’s integrated software and payments platform to run, market and grow their businesses. Consumers use MINDBODY to more easily find, engage and transact with fitness, wellness and beauty providers in their local communities. For more information on how MINDBODY is helping people lead healthier, happier lives by connecting the world to fitness, beauty and wellness, visit the MINDBODY website.
IHRSA, the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association, is a not-for-profit trade association representing health and fitness facilities, gyms, spas, sports clubs, and suppliers worldwide. IHRSA and its members are dedicated to making the world healthier through regular exercise and activity promotion. IHRSA's events provide a vast array of speakers on business and corporate culture, instructional sessions on all aspects of succeeding in the health club industry, social events to mix and mingle with peers, and the most spectacular trade shows in the industry.
About IHRSA 2019
IHRSA 2019, IHRSA’s 38th Annual International Convention & Trade Show, will take place at the San Diego Convention Center, March 13-16, 2019. Visit the IHRSA website for more details on how to register. If you are a confirmed member of the media, please complete this survey to register for press credentials.