Anthony Geisler is the Founder and CEO of Xponential Fitness, the curator of leading brands across each vertical of the boutique fitness industry, including Club Pilates, Pure Barre, CycleBar, Row House, StretchLab, AKT, YogaSix, and STRIDE. He has dedicated most of his career to franchising fitness concepts. Xponential has more than 3100 licensed locations in the US and 760 internationally, with more than 1600 studios open. Xponential Fitness was named to Fast Company’s World’s Most Companies list in wellness, with brands ranked on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 and Inc. Magazine’s Inc.5000 List. In 2020, Xponential expanded its offering with the launch of their digital on-demand workout platform for each brand, GO™. Along with being awarded Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year in 2019 and Goldman Sachs’ Top 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs, he has been a guest lecturer at USC’s Marshall School of Business for the Entrepreneur program for over 20 years. Geisler sits on the Greif Center’s Advisory Board and was inducted into the USC’s Entrepreneur Hall of Fame in 2016.
Michael J Newcombe
Vice President Wellness (Global)