Brickhouse Cardio Club to open Palatka, Florida studio

Posted on Mar 7, 2013

Michelle Robertson to open her new Brickhouse Cardio Club studio on April 6th

Charleston, WV (March 4, 2013) – Charleston, WV-based Brickhouse Cardio Club has announced its newest franchisee, Michelle Robertson, who will open her studio in Palatka, Florida.  Michelle will be the fourth Brickhouse franchisee in Florida.  Michelle will open her studio on April 6, 2013.

Brickhouse Cardio Club now has franchisees in 20 states and Ontario, Canada.

“We are excited for our newest franchise, Michelle Robertson, to join our Brickhouse franchise family,” Brickhouse founder and CEO Vic Sprouse said.  “Michelle has extensive experience in franchise fitness ownership.  Her experience, coupled with her love of Zumba and desire to help the ladies of her area, will help her find success as a Brickhouse Cardio Club franchisee.  We love the Palatka area and it is a perfect area for Brickhouse.  Brickhouse Cardio Club and Michelle will help the ladies of Palatka achieve their fitness goals.”

Michelle Robertson bio photoBrickhouse Cardio Club franchisee Michelle Robertson added, “I am so excited to join the Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness franchise.  I wanted to bring this concept to my hometown of Palatka and I love helping people each their fitness goals.  Our studio location is already under construction and we hope to open in early April.  I’m excited for the opportunity to help the ladies of our area meet their fitness goals.”

“The ladies of Palatka, Florida are going to love Brickhouse Cardio Club and having their own studio where they can meet their fitness goals in a comfortable, supportive setting,” Co-owner Misti Janey said.  “Our concept is anchored by Zumba Fitness classes offered by our individual ZIN licensed franchisees.  Our other fitness formats round out our schedule and provide our members with a studio of consistent classes at consistent times at locations built for group exercise classes.”

Co-owner Marie McDavid said.  “The Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness franchise is here to help new franchisees, just like Michelle, have success.  The fact that Michelle has owned other fitness franchises really gives her a head start in getting her Brickhouse Cardio Club studio up and running.  We will provide support, training and advice on how to run a successful studio and we give our franchisees the best chance for success. We are humbled by the success of our brand across the country and continue to be thankful for the positive response.  We will be announcing more franchisees in the coming weeks!”

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About Brickhouse Cardio Club:  Brickhouse opened its first location in Cross Lanes, West Virginia in September 2010 and soon followed with a Charleston location in October 2010.  Since then, the Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness studio franchise has added franchisees in 20 states including West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, North Carolina, Ohio, Washington, Rhode Island, Florida, Mississippi, New Jersey, Kansas, South Carolina, New York, Georgia, and California.  It recently announced its expansion into Canada and the UK.

Brickhouse Cardio Club fitness studio franchise continues its expansion throughout the country and overseas.  Its concept focuses on providing a comfortable, supportive atmosphere to help its members achieve their fitness goals through group fitness classes.

About Michelle Robertson: Michelle is a ZIN member/Licensed Zumba Instructor and an AFAA Certified Personal Trainer.

She has been exercising for 24 years and she cannot imagine her life with out it.  She started teaching Zumba two years ago and personal training a year ago.  Prior to Zumba and Personal Training, she was a multiple business/Franchise owner for 12 years.

Michelle is so excited to join the Brickhouse franchise family and can’t wait to open in her hometown, Palatka.  Her motto: “I don’t want to make people exercise, I want to make people “want to exercise!

For more information about Brickhouse Cardio, call Vic Sprouse at 304-993-4937 or visit the website,