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Industry heavyweight to lead Escape’s move into the US
Andy Hubbard has been appointed as Head of Sales USA for Escape Fitness, effective immediately.
Andy’s principal role is to spearhead the move into the USA and ensure our unique turnkey solution is introduced smoothly across the US market.
Andy, based in Knoxville, Tennessee comes to Escape with a great deal of sales and leadership experience, specifically in the fitness industry. He spent seven years successfully developing outside sales for Power Systems Inc, where he set up the National Accounts/Club Chain Department and eventually ran the national sales team. Prior to his fitness experience, Andy spent almost 15 years in the transportation & logistics industry in sales and operations capacities.
Andy commented: “Escape’s approach of continually researching, creating and developing innovative ways to advance the pursuit of fitness, health and wellness for all taps directly into the psyche of the US fitness market. Add to this the company ethos of making fitness fun for everyone with funky design, colours and great quality equipment and I can see Escape making great inroads in the US.”
Referring to Escape’s unique proposition, Andy continued: “In addition to high quality functional fitness equipment, Escape bring a complete club turnkey option - from facility design, through equipment, flooring and education. This all means I am very excited to be a part of the team and looking forward to bringing Escape to the United States.”