Category - Do Great Things

Dr. Elizabeth Stanley

Dr. Elizabeth Stanley earned her B.A. from Yale, her M.B.A. from MIT, and her Ph.D from Harvard. She's a former Army Intelligence office and author of the...

Lorenzo Lewis, CEO, The Confess Project

"The Confess Project is America's first mental health barbershop movement. Currently in 14 cities, it is a grassroots movement committed to building a culture...

Lester Morales, CEO, Next Impact

"Most people back their way into the insurance business . . . but I got into it on purpose," jokes Lester Morales, Founder of Next Impact. Lester's family was...

Coach Dana Cavalea

"The strength coach is the ultimate fall guy in professional sports. It's almost like the more players are paid, the less accountable they became for their own...

Isaac Boots, Founder, Torch’d

"You can get great experience working with other companies, but you always have to have something bubbling . . . if you want to create your own thing. You have...

Dan Millman, Peaceful Warrior

"We can control our efforts in life, we cannot control the outcomes," states Dan Millman, a former world champion athlete, gymnastics coach, martial arts...

Ruth Zukerman, Flywheel, Founder

25 years after working incredibly hard to attempt to dance professionally in NYC, Ruth stepped into her first indoor cycling class at the Reebok Sports Club on...

Vandana Hart, Creator, We Speak Dance

"When you start with dance, people aren't victims anymore. . .their full potential is reached," states Vandana Hart, creator of the highly regarded Netflix...

Dr. Joel Fuhrman

"People don't know the power of nutrition. They're given lies. . . It should be reading, writing, arithmetic, and nutrition taught in grade schools. It is one...

Rebecca Schonfeld, Mental Health Advocate

"You can and must make time for yourself, even if you think there's no time at all," states Rebbecca Schonfeld. Rebecca has battled mental health issues since...

Scott Douglas & Nick Clayton, NSCA

The National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA) is, by a large margin, the industry leader when it comes to educating top tier strength coaches who...

Graham Melstrand, ACE Fitness

As the Executive Vice President of the American Council on Exercise (ACE), Graham has been in the HALO sector since 1991. As a former competitive cyclist with...

Lisa Dougherty, Founder MedFit Network

"The industry is now embracing and accepting the space between medicine and fitness," states Lisa Dougherty, Founder of the MedFit network and--clearly--a...

Norm & Justin Cates, Club Insider

Club Insider has become the "gatekeeper of the industry's history," says Assistant Publisher, Justin Cates. . . and anyone who truly knows the HALO space knows...

Stephen Roma Jr., CEO Jersey Strong

Jersey Strong used to be called WoW (Work Out World.) The club (which was started by Stephen's Mom) eventually morphed into one of the most well known...

Randy Hetrick, Founder TRX

"The best ideas are the ones people struggled with themselves, and suddenly had that epiphany of a great solution. If they had this problems, probably someone...

Elana Frankel, Co-Founder Indigo & Haze

One day, Elana Frankel, Co-Founder of Indigo & Haze--a highly curated CBD marketplace specializing in plant-based wellness, beauty, and living--was in Miami...

Gail Levy, Founder Hfactor Water

With two successful exits behind her, Founder Gail Levy wanted to aid a friend who was searching for something to minimize effects of chemotherapy. With 150...

Simon Mansell, Co-Founder Cryofuel

Using a device called the Cryoskin (and in only 28 minutes per session) how does $38K in revenue the first month with no advertising sound? "It's already...

Cate Luzio, CEO & Founder of Luminary NYC

"Women really want to help each other, but how do they do that in a bigger and broader way while also learning themselves?" was a key question Cate Luzio asked...

Marcus Antebi, Founder of Juice Press

Visionary Founder of Juice Press (85 stores & counting) Marcus Antebi says, “For entrepreneurs, the greatest lesson should be Enlightenment 101!” A retired...

Joel Tallman, CEO of MUV Fitness

"Results=retention=referrals=revenue," says Tallman. This 15+ year industry vet & seasoned operator shares his expertise on everything from franchising to...

HALO FDNY Fitness Fundraiser 2018 Wrap Up

During the week of Nov 10, 2018 Integrity Square spearheaded a project helping the FDNY Foundation raise 145K+ in equipment & cash for FDNY’s Bravest! Fitness...

Robert Swan, Founder of 2041

Robert Swan is the first person to walk to both the North and South Poles. Learn how he did it—and how you can make a difference, both for the Earth and in...

Meredith Poppler from IHRSA

Meredith touches on the impacts of IHRSA's fundraising and PR efforts: to raise political awareness on the benefits of healthy lifestyle choices in society

Kelly Card from ABC Financial

Card has created an unscripted blog which provides great ideas on improving club experiences, such as scaling economically, & using emerging technologies.

Keith Worts, CEO of Crunch

Worts discusses how the culture translates from their trained staff to the members; Crunch provides feeling and emotion in a class; why they are different; and...

Chuck Runyon from Anytime Fitness

Chuck shares the journey and philosophy of his business, and the science behind finding the optimal alignment when seeking partners.

Terry Blachek from Orange Theory

Terry tells us why Orange Theory differs, offering "affordable group personal training," while also providing different perspectives on fitness as a whole.

Jasmin Rahim from Moving Nutrition

Jasmin discusses her Integrative Health business and her workshops which focus on digestion, nutrition, mental & emotional health, and empathy in the workplace.