Health And Exercise Franchise SuperSlow Zone, LLC® acquires Mark Stargardt, Executive Vice President, Medical Division.
SuperSlow Zone, LLC® acquires Mark Stargardt, a 22 year seasoned medical industry professional, to lead its medical division.
Orlando, Florida – August 28, 2008 – SuperSlow Zone, LLC® is proud to announce the selection of Mark Stargardt, a medical business developer and certified Florida state building contractor, to lead SuperSlow Zone’s® medical division. Stargardt will expand SuperSlow Zone’s ® medical community which includes physicians, physical therapists, chiropractors, health clinics and other related medical professionals.
Stargardt brings to SuperSlow Zone, LLC® 22 years of professional domestic and international experience in medical business development, medical sales and marketing and facilities expansion. Prior to working with SSZ, he was the director of business development for Florida’s CORF Services (Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Facilities) franchisees, where he provided location identification, practice development and marketing services to multiple rehab facilities. Stargardt’s leadership lead to a 100 percent increase of the industry standard in patient visits, resulting in gross revenues exceeding $100,000 in billable procedures per month and a reduction of start-up cost per site by more than 15 percent.
As vice president of sales and marketing for Agrimond, AJT’s environmental engineering division, which serviced NASA’s space shuttle program, he forged partnerships and strategic alliances for $100 million projects and was instrumental in acquiring $10 million of investor money for Agrimond’s start-up business. AJT was recognized as one of the “Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies” in Florida as reported by Florida Trend Magazine. While at AJT, his project outcomes yielded products recognized by NASA, which were included in NASA’s annual (2001) “Spin-Off” publication of the most advanced products and technologies, developed from the space program and converted to commercial use. His medical background includes development of more than 100 cardiac cath labs, sales of orthopedic implants and fracture management products. He served in the U. S. Navy as a Hospital Corpsman/ LVN while at the National Naval Medical Center and provided field combat medical services to the U.S. Marine Corps elite reconnaissance units.
In addition to leading the medical division for SuperSlow Zone® corporate, Stargardt is being advanced as the ideal candidate to run the business operations for the eventual master licensee of Dallas, Texas SuperSlow Zone®.. With the recent sale of the Houston and San Antonio, Texas master licenses, SuperSlow Zone, LLC® is actively pursuing the ideal investor for the Dallas area master licensee who will join the ‘Texas Team.’ With Stargardt actively involved with SuperSlow Zone® corporate, and being advanced to run the business operations of SuperSlow Zone® in the Dallas area, the atmosphere is ideal for investors to purchase this master license.
With the strong foundation of SuperSlow Zone® in Texas rooted in years of business experience and success, The Opel Zone, LLC (Houston, Texas master licensee holder) and Harvey and Marjorie Mabry (San Antonio master license holders) are very aware of the positive effects they can have on the health and fitness of the people of Texas and are excited to find the right ‘Texas Team Member,’ master licensee holder for the Dallas Metroplex.
SuperSlow® has been the leading strength training protocol for more than 26 distinguished years. The SuperSlow® method is an expert-supervised, 20-minute, twice-a-week, strength training protocol that has proven to be the safest, most efficient and effective form of strength training available. SuperSlow Zone’s® clients are men and women of all ages who seek a professional service that delivers maximum results in a minimum amount of time.
For more information about SuperSlow Zone® please visit http://www.SuperSlowZone.com.
About SuperSlow Zone®, LLC:
SuperSlow® celebrates a 26-year history of helping people achieve optimal strength and health in minimum time. SuperSlow® strength training is the original, codified, accredited, high-intensity, low-force strengthening exercise protocol. It was created and developed by founder Ken Hutchins out of a $3.2 million osteoporosis study in 1982 at the University of Florida School of Medicine.
SuperSlow Zone® is a distinctive health and exercise franchise that exclusively delivers SuperSlow® strength training to busy people of all ages throughout the world, enabling them to achieve and maintain strong, healthy and attractive bodies. As the leader-in-the-field to create ‘a professional service positioning for exercise’ and ‘the ideal clinical exercise environment,’ distraction-free, properly cooled and ventilated climate, SSZ ensures the client/patient and the Certified SuperSlow® Instructor precision and focus in achieving and sustaining client results. Additionally, clients may choose to benefit from Healthy Eating Coaching for optimal weight and health goals.http://www.superslowzone.com.
SuperSlow Zone® is accredited by the prestigious IACET (http://www.iacet.org). IACET also accredits the American Physical Therapy Association, National Institute of Health, Centers for Disease Control and, Duke University Medical Center, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Corporate University, GE Healthcare and many others. SSZ achieved and maintains this accreditation to ensure the highest standards of service and care for its clients.