DALLAS, July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold's Gym (www.goldsgym.com), the world's leading authority on health and fitness, has named Jolynda Ward as senior vice president of human resources.
With more than 20 years of experience in education and training, Ward is an expert in the areas of company culture, organizational growth strategies and safety programs. At Gold's Gym, Ward will oversee the day-to-day operations of the company's training programs, career growth initiatives, company culture and organizational development.
"I'm thrilled Jolynda is joining the Gold's Gym executive team to oversee and develop the company's most important asset – our Gold's Gym team members – as we continue to grow," said Brandon Bean, CEO, Gold's Gym.
Prior to joining Gold's Gym, Ward oversaw employee service initiatives at Pillar Hotels & Resorts, focusing specifically on the areas of talent acquisition, benefits, employee development, risk and compliance. She also led the company's efforts around charitable giving, sustainability and wellness. Before joining Pillar Hotels & Resorts, Ward spent 12 years with Archon Group in a variety of roles including director of employee relations.
About Gold's Gym
Since 1965 Gold's Gym has built a Legacy of Strength − a legacy that goes back to the very first Gold's Gym in Venice, California. Fifty years later, Gold's Gym is the most recognized gym chain in the world with more than 700 locations in 38 states and 23 countries. Gold's Gym offers the latest equipment and services, including group exercise, personal training, cardiovascular equipment, group cycle, Pilates and yoga. With nearly 3 million members worldwide, Gold's Gym helps all kinds of people achieve their potential through fitness.
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