COSTA MESA, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Nearing the close of a milestone year for Club Pilates‘ nationwide development, including the signing of its 663rd franchise agreement, the brand announced today that distinguished entrepreneur, Daymond John, will be the honorary keynote speaker for its 2017 Annual Convention. The three-day event will be held December 10-12, 2017 at the Encore Hotel at the Wynn in Las Vegas.
Over the past decade, Daymond has become a household name as a result of his commitment to promoting the power and importance of entrepreneurship. Establishing his career as the branding and entrepreneurial brain behind the $6 billion dollar brand FUBU, Daymond can now be seen Sunday night’s on ABC’s three-time Emmy Award winning series, “Shark Tank.” In addition to being a pioneer in the fashion industry and serving as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship under the Obama Administration, Daymond is a New York Times best-selling author whose next book, Rise and Grind, will be released on January 23rd, 2018.
“I’m looking forward to speaking at the 2017 Club Pilates Annual Convention,” said Daymond John. “If ‘health is the ultimate wealth,’ the folks at this conference are the real sharks, as they are invested in what ultimately matters the most.”
Serving as the cornerstone of Club Pilates’ mission, the brand’s annual convention will serve as the platform to highlight its impressive growth achievements made in 2017 and strategic plans for 2018, which include an array of business topics including new marketing tactics, processes, and innovative technology. In addition to his keynote address, Daymond will share his entrepreneurial experiences, personal struggles, and insight with Club Pilates franchisees- giving them valuable advice on how to successfully operate their business.
“We are incredibly honored to have Daymond John attend this year’s summit and to have him share his inspirational success story of sacrifice, hard work and perseverance,” said Anthony Geisler, CEO of Club Pilates. “Daymond’s entrepreneurial drive is the epitome what our brand stands for. I am confident that Daymond’s inspirational speech, paired with the commitment of our franchisees will motivate our company to strive for ongoing success into the New Year.”
The past year has delivered many accolades to Club Pilates including its prestigious rankings as America’s fourth fastest-growing company by Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 List and named as the No. 1 Top Los Angeles company, as a result of