MIAMI, Dec. 7, 2023 ~ BODY20, the leading Electro-Muscle Stimulation (EMS) fitness franchise, has appointed fitness industry veteran Jay Galluzzo as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Galluzzo will take over from Greg Breitbart, who will transition to a key role as a member of the Board of Directors.

Galluzzo brings over 15 years of experience in operating, investing in and advising boutique fitness concepts. He was the CEO and Co-Founder of Flywheel Sports, the first boutique fitness brand to incorporate emerging technology into the studio experience. Following Flywheel, he was a partner at North Castle Partners and most recently served as the CEO of Club Sports Group.

The decision to appoint Galluzzo as CEO was strategic, with Breitbart playing a key role in the selection process. Reflecting on the transition, Breitbart said: "It has been a privilege to lead BODY20 and I am confident that Jay is the right leader to guide the company to even greater success. As we seek to aggressively move BODY20 forward and further establish it as a top boutique fitness concept, we focused on identifying an extraordinary leader who could bring vision, focus and a wealth of experience to BODY20's operations that will help us fulfill our ultimate vision for the brand."

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Galluzzo expressed his enthusiasm for joining BODY20 during this time of growth for the brand: "I am honored to join BODY20 during this exciting time of growth for the brand. I am eager to bring my experience and fitness background to the team and build upon the best-in-class business and culture established under Greg's exceptional leadership."

Under Breitbart's leadership since 2019, BODY20 has achieved exponential growth and established strongholds in Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Austin, Phoenix, Denver and Chicago metro areas. In addition to surpassing 250 signed franchise agreements in 2021 alone, it has also received numerous accolades including a No. 56 ranking on Entrepreneur Magazine's coveted list of Top New and Emerging Franchises as well as a spot on Inc.'s 2023 Inc. 5000 list as one of America's fastest growing private brands.

Looking ahead with Galluzzo at its helm, BODY20 is aiming for 100 studios open by Summer 2024 while eyeing expansion into California and New York markets. It is also committed to introducing innovative fitness offerings that will elevate its customer experience even further.

"The future is bright," said Galluzzo.
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