SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--24 Hour Fitness, the largest privately owned U.S. fitness club chain and leading health club industry pioneer, has earned national accreditation from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and an A+ rating for more than 420 club locations.
“We are very proud of achieving an A+ rating and will continue to focus on providing clean, friendly and well-maintained clubs for a great value to our members and guests,” said Carl Liebert III, chief executive officer for 24 Hour Fitness. “As a team, we have committed to uphold the high standards of the BBB and will continue to be responsive to the evolving needs of our members.”
The BBB’s accreditation identifies 24 Hour Fitness as actively compliant with the bureau’s accreditation standards, which include an ongoing commitment to ensuring member satisfaction. Having proven its commitment to promptly and adequately responding to member inquiries, the Bureau has affirmed that 24 Hour Fitness lives up to the rigid standards of excellence the BBB has established for the benefit of consumers across the nation. An A+ is the highest rating on the BBB’s Reliability Report and reflects the bureau’s level of confidence in 24 Hour Fitness and its dedication to operating in a trustworthy and accountable fashion.
“The Better Business Bureau applauds companies such as 24 Hour Fitness that commit to achieving national accreditation and upholding the BBB Standard of Trust,” said Sheryl Bilbrey, president and chief executive officer of the Better Business Bureau of San Diego and Imperial Counties.
For more information about the Better Business Bureau and its accreditation standards or procedures, please visit www.bbb.org. Call 1-800-224-0240 or visit www.24hourfitness.com to find a 24 Hour Fitness® club near you.
About 24 Hour Fitness
Headquartered in San Ramon, Calif., 24 Hour Fitness is the largest privately owned U.S. fitness club chain and a leading health club industry pioneer, serving nearly four million members in more than 420 clubs. Founded in 1983 as a one-club operation, the company is dedicated to helping members change their lives and reach their individual fitness goals. With convenient club locations, personal training services, innovative group exercise classes and a variety of strength, cardio and functional training equipment – 24 Hour Fitness offers fitness solutions for everyone.
Through its support of the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and many U.S. National Governing Bodies (NGBs) of sport, 24 Hour Fitness is one of the largest supporters of amateur athletics in the country and will serve as the Official Fitness Center Sponsor of the 2012 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams. The company is committed to being a good neighbor in its communities via charitable and in-kind donations to groups focused on both helping Americans get healthy and improving youth fitness. The company’s national accreditation from the Better Business Bureau, which includes A+ ratings for all club locations across the U.S., demonstrates the organization’s ongoing commitment to member satisfaction. Please call 1-800-224-0240 or visit www.24hourfitness.com for more information and to find the club nearest you.
About the Better Business Bureau
As a private, non-profit organization, the purpose of the Better Business Bureau is to promote an ethical marketplace. BBBs help resolve buyer/seller complaints by means of conciliation, mediation and arbitration. BBBs also review advertising claims, online business practices and charitable organizations. BBBs develop and issue reports on businesses and nonprofit organizations and encourage people to check out a company or charity before making a purchase or donation.