Source: Club Pilates
Rapidly Growing Pilates Franchise Continues Nationwide Expansion with 11 New Studios in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex
COSTA MESA, CA (Feb. 7, 2016) — Club Pilates, the fitness industry’s leading boutique Pilates franchise, has announced the signing of 11 studios in Texas, continuing its expansion throughout the Dallas Fort-Worth region and surrounding communities, adding to the brand’s presence in the region. The first four locations of the latest franchise agreement are set to open this spring, with the remaining locations to open through the summer and fall. In total, there are 43 Club Pilates studios throughout the state of Texas.
“We’re very excited to continue our nationwide expansion into the Dallas area, tapping into the thriving communities that the region has to offer,” said Anthony Geisler, CEO of Club Pilates. “We are carrying over the momentum of an incredibly successful 2016 and it’s a very exciting time for Club Pilates and the boutique fitness industry.”
Local husband-and-wife team Todd and Debi Martin will own and operate the 11 new Dallas area Club Pilates studios. The Martins plan to open the first four locations in communities such as Colleyville, Highland Village, North Fort Worth and Las Colinas this spring.
“Coming from a background in multi-unit business ownership, making the decision to pursue an opportunity with Club Pilates was a natural fit for myself and Debi,” said Todd Martin, Club Pilates franchisee. “The brand has an amazing track record, a proven business model and is a true leader in the fitness industry.”
Founded in 2007 and franchising since 2012, Club Pilates is the nation’s largest and fastest-growing Pilates franchise with locations spanning from coast to coast. Since 2012, Club Pilates has signed more than 400 franchise agreements with plans to open 230 new studios, reaching 350 open studios this year. In addition, Club Pilates projects to exceed 600 franchise agreements by the end of 2017, reaching nearly 2,000 instructors nationwide.
The leading Pilates franchise currently has more than 120 studio locations open nationwide in 33 states including, California, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Florida, Ohio, Michigan, New York, New Jersey and Tennessee. Franchise growth in 2017 has been further fueled by successful club openings in Miami, FL; Carmel, IN; Memphis, TN, Atlanta, GA and Ashburn, VA. Based in Costa Mesa, California, the brand has experienced rapid growth and extraordinary success, demonstrating the strength of the franchise business model and the company’s investment in supporting its franchisees. As a testament to the brands success, Club Pilates was recently recognized in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking.
With more than 120 locations nationwide, Club Pilates is the preferred choice for those seeking a positive, inclusive environment dedicated to offering an elevated Pilates experience. The company is currently seeking single- and multi-unit operators to join in the brand’s rapid expansion. Franchisee candidates should have a minimum net worth of $300,000 and liquid assets of at least $75,000 per unit. Franchisees can expect the total initial investment for one studio to be approximately $158,252 - $224,657. For more information about franchise opportunities, visit https://www.clubpilates.com/franchising/ or call 949-245-1828.
About Club Pilates
Founded in 2007 and franchising since 2012, Club Pilates is the nation’s largest and fastest-growing Pilates franchise. Class formats target a wide range of clients needs from young to more senior and beginner to advanced. Club Pilates is the first studio to create a 500-hour Teacher Training Program designed to thoroughly and safely teach group Pilates apparatus classes along with TRX, Triggerpoint, and Barre. Club Pilates has already sold 400 territories throughout the United States. Its over 500 instructors provide a current annual rate of over 7 million workouts to tens of thousands of members. In 2017, Club Pilates was recognized in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. For more information, visit http://www.clubpilates.com.