Brickhouse Cardio Club Announces International Expansion
First Canadian location will open this fall
Charleston, WV (June 4, 2012) – The Charleston, WV-based Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness studio franchise has announced its first international franchisee, Paola Ortiz, who will be opening her Brickhouse Cardio Club studio in Ottawa, Ontario.
Paola will be Brickhouse Cardio Club’s 41stfranchisee and the first international franchisee of their fitness studio franchise. Brickhouse Cardio Club’s focus is on member success and helping them achieve their fitness goals through group fitness exercises.
Brickhouse Cardio Club has franchisees in 14 states including, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Florida, Rhode Island, Washington and Mississippi.
“Brickhouse Cardio Club continues to expand and we are very excited to begin franchising in Canada,” Owner Vic Sprouse said. “Paola will be an excellent franchisee and she has a great desire to see the people of her area in Ottawa meet their fitness goals. Brickhouse Cardio Club continues our rapid expansion across the country and overseas with a goal of 25 states by the end of the year. We look for franchisees the caliber of Paola throughout the country and internationally and we are pleased she will be opening our first international studio.”
Ottawa, Ontario franchisee Paola Ortiz added, “I have always dreamed of opening my own studio. When I found out about Brickhouse Cardio Club, I thought this would be a perfect way for me to fulfill my dream. I won’t be on my own trying to figure everything out, I will have a team of experts dedicated to helping me have success. Ottawa is a perfect location for a Brickhouse Cardio Club to begin their Canadian expansion. We are opening soon and I can’t wait to help the ladies of Ottawa meet their fitness goals.”
“We are so pleased to add Paola to our Brickhouse family of franchisees,” Co-owner Misti Janey stated. “Paola’s background and desire to help people will make her a great first choice for our expansion in Canada. Our entire existence revolves around helping our members succeed. Their success is our success and Brickhouse and our franchisees are singularly focused on helping them better their lives through exercise.”
“Brickhouse Cardio Club continues to grow and help entrepreneurs like Paola achieve the dream of owning their own studio,” Co-owner Marie McDavid. “Brickhouse Cardio Club’s entire team is behind her and we will be supporting her with everything in her Grand Opening.”
“I am ready to get started and look forward to opening my Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness studio franchise,” Ortiz added. “The ladies this area will be excited to have a studio specially designed for cardio classes like Zumba and Turbo Kick.”
About Brickhouse Cardio Club: Brickhouse opened its first location in Cross Lanes, West Virginia in September 2010 and soon followed with a Charleston location in October 2010. Since then, the Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness studio franchise has added franchisees in 14 states including West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Rhode Island, Florida, Washington and Mississippi.
Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness studio franchise continues its expansion throughout the country and its concept focuses on providing comfortable, supportive atmosphere to help its members achieve their fitness goals through fitness classes.
About Paola Ortiz: Paola is originally from Cali, Colombia. She is now a Fitness Instructor Specialist and Personal Trainer living in Ottawa, Canada and is a proud mom of two girls.
Paola loves to dance and has a huge passion for fitness and instructing. She has worked with teenagers and women helping them achieve their fitness goals and is excited to expand her work with a Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness studio.
For more information about Brickhouse Cardio, call Vic Sprouse at 304-993-4937 or visit the website, www.brickhousecardio.com.