AUCKLAND, NZ – 21st November 2017
Industry master, Xenophon (Xen) Angelides has joined HQH Fitness’s Australian team to take up the role of Total Gym National Sales Manager.
Xen is a stalwart of the fitness industry boasting 36 years of experience in club operations, personal training, programming and membership, sales and consulting.
Greg Doherty, HQH Fitness’s, CEO and Managing Director is pleased to welcome Xen to the Total Gym team.
“Xen’s commitment to the health and fitness industry has been demonstrated throughout his 36 year career. He is a passionate, highly experienced sales professional with much to offer Total Gym in Australia, and we are delighted he has joined our team,” said Greg.
Xen’s journey into fitness began in 1981 when he took up body-building and martial arts. This paved the way for him to pursue a career in fitness, Xen also has a degree in a Sport Science and majored in Exercise physiology and rehabilitation.
Starting his career managing fitness centres, Xen has consulted to global fitness equipment corporations, whilst also developing sales, marketing, communication and retention strategies that have helped plan and launch over three hundred health clubs throughout the Asia Pacific region. Xen’s passion for competition and achievement in sport has also earned him an impressive track record in Australian national basketball and bodybuilding.
He was also recognised as the founder and pioneer of personal training in Malaysia in the 1990’s, renowned for training high profile politicians, members of the royal family, businessmen and women. Xen has also honed his skills as an international speaker, educator and wellness expert, speaking at conventions such as FILEX and IHRSA.
Xen is excited about joining the HQH Fitness/Total Gym team, and commented “HQH Fitness is a strategic, passionate and innovative company that has a similar approach to mine in terms of exceeding the expectations of customers. They are renowned for after sales support and service too. I’m very excited to be part of growing the presence of the Total Gym Brand of products to Australia. It’s a very exciting time as Total Gym globally is introducing new products that will be sought after by discerning operators. The approach offers the best of functional fitness using bodyweight and incline plane training of anything I have seen on the market. The top-quality education component of Total Gym is also very appealing and exciting to me”.
To contact Xen or any member of the HQH Fitness Team in Australia, call 1800 552 878 or enquire below.