Launches Forum for Fitness Professionals

Free Membership for Professionals until March 1, 2010

Jan 07, 2010, 13:00 ET from

NEW YORK, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ --, an online community offering fitness industry professionals a forum to market their individualized services to potential clients launched today in New York City. Fitness professionals, including personal trainers, nutritionists, and pilates and yoga instructors, will be able to create a profile that details their professional background and areas of expertise, providing newfound exposure to potential clients. To launch their introductory service to those in New York City, is offering free membership and additional membership incentives to fitness professionals who register by March 1st, 2010. In addition to the free membership, those who enter promo code NGHBR25 will also receive an additional 25% off their plan rate, which can be as low as $10 per month.

"Unless affiliated with a large corporation, most fitness industry professionals do not have a website or professional email address," said Founder and CEO, Glenn Dickstein. " allows these professionals to showcase their individual style and expertise online more professionally."

A certified nutritionist and wellness consultant with experience in the corporate fitness market, himself, Dickstein developed the site with the goal of providing fitness professionals a mechanism by which to build successful businesses. "Personal trainers offer a valuable service," added Dickstein. "And yet all too often they're forced to rely on clients through word-of-mouth referrals. The goal of is to provide people in NYC looking for fitness professionals to find their perfect match and for fitness professionals to promote their services online as professionally as possible."

The website does not charge for leads or referrals, and provides a fully searchable web profile outlining each professional's services and qualifications, along with a personalized URL for immediate viewing by clients and prospects, a co-branded email address, and monthly promotions and gift certificate programs.

"Any and all fitness professionals are invited to fill out a profile," Dickstein encouraged. The goal is for fitness professionals to grow their business while showing New Yorkers how easy it is to get in shape with the right trainer."

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    For more information please contact:
    Glenn Dickstein
    Neighborhood Trainers
    T: 646-924-6216