Australian Fitness Industry – New Appointments & Positions – December 2017

A new monthly feature for WNiF and building on a ‘Who’s-Who’ within the Australian fitness community, we recognise just a few of the new positions and appointments during December 2017. Congratulations to all 🙂

Gavin Aqualina - New at Vision Personal TrainingGavin Aquilina – new Personal Training Operations Manager at Vision Personal Training, a growing network of 58 studios across Australia and New Zealand. Gavin has 28 years industry experience, and has remained at the forefront of the educational arm of the fitness industry. Well-known in the industry, Gavin is also a Board Member of Fitness Australia’s Standards Council.

Tom Bell - CEO at TSG Group - DebitsuccessTom Bell – new Chief Executive Officer for Transaction Services Group (TSG). Tom has significant experience and technical expertise with high-growth software companies in the payments industry. His most recent position was CEO of Atlanta based Merchant e-solutions. TSG comprises Debitsuccess in Australia, New Zealand and the United States, PaySmart and QK Technologies in Australia

Chief (James) Brabon - New Fitness Ambassador for Mens HealthChief (James) Brabon – new Men’s Health fitness director (previously High Performance Coach / Ambassador at Under Armour Australia.) Chief, alongside his business partner and wife, Emilie Brabon-Hames established the world’s longest running and most successful bootcamp fitness program, ORIGINAL BOOTCAMP, with over 40 locations across two continents.


Brendan Farnhill – new Head Coach at Orangetheory Fitness

Sue O’Brien – new Fitness Officer at The University of Western Australia.

Will Markwick – new Head of Athletic Performance at Melbourne Rebels (previously Head of Athletic Performance at Western Force, RugbyWA).

Daniel Bailey – new Personal Trainer at Active Tameside (previously Personal Trainer & Sales Advisor at Anytime Fitness).

Sean Connolly – new Strength And Conditioning Coach at Perth Redbacks (previously Senior Lecturer at BCA National Training Group).

Jill Healy-Quintard – new Presenter at Teacher Training Australia – TTA (previously Fitness Instructor at Fitness First).

Carlos Elysee – new Brand Ambassador at Xtend-Life Natural Products (Intl) Ltd (previously Corporate Wellness Program Development at Broadspectrum).

Sue Jordan – new Host at Club W (previously Senior Group Fitness Manager at Fitness First Australia).

Steven Huddart – new Assistant General Manager at PURE GYM (previously Sales Manager at DW Fitness).

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