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Fitness, Health & Wellness Clubs

Overall health and well-being are the goal. For each project we determine the goals and vision for the type of facility that addresses that end. Our extensive experience includes commercial for-profit facilities, colleges and university facilities, municipal facilities and the most luxurious private clubs.

Key Elements of the American Leisure Approach:
· Positioning in the market place
· Staff Selection
· Training and Development
· Financial Management
· Sales and Marketing
· Increase membership
· Implement Standard Operating Procedures

Oval Fitness, PCV-ST, NYC

As part of the comprehensive and extensive amenities package at Peter Cooper Village-Stuyvesant Town in Manhattan’s East Village, American Leisure conceptualized, designed and formerly managed the OvalFitness center, only available to residents of the complex.

Blue Hill Fitness, Rockland County, NY

Blue Hill Fitness was formerly an American Leisure-owned and operated corporate fitness center located on the concourse level of Rockland County's most exclusive 1.2 million square foot office complex, Blue Hill Plaza in Pearl River, New York. Facilities include a strength equipment area, racquetball/basketball court, aerobic studio, cardiovascular equipment, free weights, full locker rooms with amenities, steam rooms, saunas, and massage therapy.

Testimonials

“The Eleven brand is about exceeding expectations. American Leisure took our brand promise of Life Better™ and translated it into a beautiful spa experience that takes the word “better” to new levels. Wendy and Steve were a pleasure to work with and I am looking forward to our next project together!”

- Nicole Oden
Founder/Visionary Eleven


“American Leisure's time-tested ability to run operations and innovative design make them a great match for assisting new fitness and spa projects entering the marketplace.  They also do very well at turning around situations that need restructuring.”

- Peter Ellis
CEO, SpaFinder


“American Leisure provides the winning strategy and competitive edge to bring our lifestyle amenity spaces to life.”

- Laurie Zucker
Principal,
Manhattan Skyline Mgmt


“In her role as founder and Vice President of the Medical Spa Society, Wendy's promotion of education and excellence in the medical and spa profession have been vital to the success of the industry. Thanks for all your hard work.”

- Francis Acunzo
President,
Medical Spa Society
CEO, Acara Partners


“American Leisure's executive team takes a very hands-on approach with their clients and participates in every aspect of development and management in order to insure a successful outcome.”

- Joseph Flanagan
Vice President, Rockrose Development Corp.


“American Leisure's operational expertise was crucial in making my dream of a NYC waterfront floating pool a reality.”

- Ann Buttenweiser
President,
Neptune Foundation, The Floating Pool Lady


“What a pleasure it has been to work with you on the Spa for the Setai, NY! You and the American Leisure team exhibited business acumen and thorough involvement in every aspect of Setai’s facility development providing valuable guidance and producing a finished product that stands out in the competitive hospitality and spa industry.  The project has been celebrated on the Cover of American Spa, June 2010; more importantly it is operationally savvy and financially successful.  American Leisure sets the industry benchmark.”

- Robert D. Henry
Owner
Robert D. Henry Architects


“American Leisure expertly facilitated every aspect of creating "life" at our international university. Your unparalleled creativity was key in developing and delivering our vision. Tom Johnston's tireless efforts assembling and developing a team of experts has been instrumental in our success!”

- Jamal El Zein
Asst. Gen. Manager - Maintenance,
Saudi Oger, Ltd.


“You hit it out of the park! American Leisure totally captured the essence of the Spa Eleven brand! Steve and Wendy are a pleasure to work with.”

- Nikki Oden
Owner,
ELEVEN Spa, Las Vegas


“Our 120,000 square foot community fitness center and spa could never have been as successful as it is without the fruitful professional guidance of American Leisure.”

- David Kirschtel
CEO, JCC Rockland


“Since retaining American Leisure, our guest experience rating increased to 100%!”

- Bruce Gorelick
Gen. Manager,
Renaissance Hollywood Hotel & Spa


“Your unrivaled depth of industry knowledge and solid understanding of the lifestyle and recreation marketplace was invaluable to us in our strategic planning for the future. Your feasibility study was right on the mark!”

- Scott Rubenstein
Managing Partner
East Hampton Tennis Club