LA Fitness Corporate Office AddressLA Fitness International LLC
6400 Irvine Boulevard
Irvine, California 92620
Contact LA FitnessPhone Number: (949) 502-2043
Fax Number: (888) 601-5870
Email: Email LA Fitness
ExecutivesCEO: Louis Welch
CFO: William B. Horner
COO: Scot J. Mackay
LA Fitness History
LA Fitness was founded in 1984 by Chin Yol Yi and Louis Welsh. The first location was in Los Angeles, CA. Over the next 10 years, the company expanded by acquiring other gyms in the Southern California area.
In 1995, the company built what would become the prototype for all its future gyms and continued new construction throughout the 90s.
In 2000, the company acquired one of the largest fitness chains in Atlanta and converted 25 locations into 14 larger gyms.
In 2007, the company expanded into Canada by acquiring 7 gyms in Toronto. In 2010, they acquired Pure Fitness Arizona and 10 gyms in the Phoenix area.
In 2011, in a huge acquistion, LA took over 153 clubs from Bally Total Fitness. In 2012, they acquired 33 gyms from Lifestyle Family Fitness in Florida.
In 2013, the company The Buffalo and Rochester Athletic Clubs in Western New York. 10 Vision Quest Sport and Fitness clubs in Seattle were also acquired.
LA Fitness currently has over 800 gyms in the US and Canada.