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Phillip Mills and Greg Oliver among FIT Summit 2021 award winners

The awards recognise top-performing companies and executives from across Asia-Pacific’s fitness and wellness industry
Awards were announced during the FIT Summit this week
The awards featured seven different categories
Winners include Evolution Wellness and Inspire Brands Asia

Phillip Mills, founder and executive director of Les Mills, Chris Hemsworth's Centr app and Dave Wright's Myzone, are among the winners of the 2021 Fitness & Wellness Awards of Excellence.

Announced during the FIT Summit, held this week, the awards recognise top-performing companies and executives from across Asia-Pacific’s fitness and wellness industry.

In total, the awards feature seven different categories with a judging committee, composed of 60 companies, picking the winners in each category from a shortlist.

The full list of winners is:

App of the year award: Centr

Deal of the year award: Inspire Brands Asia (for its acquisition of Anytime Fitness Asia)Technology company of the year award: Myzone

Fitness/wellness company of the year award: Evolution WellnessFranchise of the year award: Body Fit Training

Executive of the year award: Greg Oliver, CEO, Fitness & Lifestyle GroupLifetime achievement award: Phillip Mills, founder and executive director, Les Mills International

The FIT Summit is a b2b events company whose events represent the four key industry pillars of fitness, wellness, corporate wellness and hospitality/spa.

For more information on the awards, click here.

• To read an article in which Phillip Mills shares his view on how digital, gyms and live fitness are meshing to create a new customer offering in health clubs, click here for HCM Issue 3/2021.

Sign up here to get HCM's weekly ezine and every issue of HCM magazine free on digital.
Phillip Mills, founder and executive director of Les Mills, Chris Hemsworth's Centr app and Dave Wright's Myzone, are among the winners of the 2021 Fitness & Wellness Awards of Excellence.
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News

Phillip Mills and Greg Oliver among FIT Summit 2021 award winners

The awards recognise top-performing companies and executives from across Asia-Pacific’s fitness and wellness industry
Awards were announced during the FIT Summit this week
The awards featured seven different categories
Winners include Evolution Wellness and Inspire Brands Asia

Phillip Mills, founder and executive director of Les Mills, Chris Hemsworth's Centr app and Dave Wright's Myzone, are among the winners of the 2021 Fitness & Wellness Awards of Excellence.

Announced during the FIT Summit, held this week, the awards recognise top-performing companies and executives from across Asia-Pacific’s fitness and wellness industry.

In total, the awards feature seven different categories with a judging committee, composed of 60 companies, picking the winners in each category from a shortlist.

The full list of winners is:

App of the year award: Centr

Deal of the year award: Inspire Brands Asia (for its acquisition of Anytime Fitness Asia)Technology company of the year award: Myzone

Fitness/wellness company of the year award: Evolution WellnessFranchise of the year award: Body Fit Training

Executive of the year award: Greg Oliver, CEO, Fitness & Lifestyle GroupLifetime achievement award: Phillip Mills, founder and executive director, Les Mills International

The FIT Summit is a b2b events company whose events represent the four key industry pillars of fitness, wellness, corporate wellness and hospitality/spa.

For more information on the awards, click here.

• To read an article in which Phillip Mills shares his view on how digital, gyms and live fitness are meshing to create a new customer offering in health clubs, click here for HCM Issue 3/2021.

Sign up here to get HCM's weekly ezine and every issue of HCM magazine free on digital.
Phillip Mills, founder and executive director of Les Mills, Chris Hemsworth's Centr app and Dave Wright's Myzone, are among the winners of the 2021 Fitness & Wellness Awards of Excellence.
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