Global fitness company Dyaco launches UK arm
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
star job
Lancaster University
Competitive
Lancaster, UK
Everyone Active
Competitive
Easton Leisure Centre, Bristol
The Lansdowne Club
Uncapped Earning Potential
Mayfair, London, UK
NRG Gym Ltd
Competitive
NRG Gyms Manchester
Actif Sport and Leisure
£19,312* Fixed Point *Pro-rata
Amman Valley Leisure Centre

Global fitness company Dyaco launches UK arm

Job opportunities
training opportunity
Les Mills
location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
The Lansdowne Club
Uncapped Earning Potential
location: Mayfair, London, UK
more jobs

Fitness equipment manufacturer and supplier Dyaco International has launched operations in the UK.

The Taiwan-based group – which distributes kit for the commercial, medical and home markets – has marked its entry to the British market with the appointment of an experienced top team to lead its UK arm.

Industry veteran David Hughes, whose previous roles include senior positions at Technogym and Bupa, has been named managing director, while former Matrix Fitness and Polaris sales director Andy Loughray has been appointed UK sales director.

Sarah Hitchcock, also a former Matrix director, will take up the role of commercial director and Janette Rose – whose career includes stints at Precor, Matrix and Technogym – has been appointed marketing manager.

Dyaco’s commercial brands include Spirit Fitness, along with two new additions to its portfolio in 2018 – The UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) and Johnny G.

Newly appointed MD David Hughes said: “We’re launching Dyaco in the UK with an experienced range of industry professionals in the team.

“Our aim is to quickly establish ourselves as a major player in the UK fitness industry with our diverse commercial, home and medical product offerings.”

Daniel Clayton, president of Dyaco International's commercial and medical division added: “While there are competitors of greater size, we see our competitive advantage as our ability to quickly manoeuvre and capitalise on the ever-changing marketplace.

“We aim to show that with the perfect balance of great products and experienced and motivated staff, Dyaco is going to become a major player in the health and fitness industry.”

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Fitness equipment manufacturer and supplier Dyaco International has launched operations in the UK.
HAF,FIT,PHR,SUP
THUMB25721_956283.jpg

More News

1 - 15 of 43,225
14 Apr 2021
EuropeActive has joined the All Policies for a Healthy Europe (APHE) initiative, as part of its strategy to increasingly engage with EU health policymaking. Launched ... More
14 Apr 2021
Lack of exercise is a major cause of death from COVID-19, according to new research, with only advanced age and organ transplant leading to greater ... More
13 Apr 2021
World Leisure Organization (WLO) has opened the entry process for its International Innovation Prize. Now in its ninth year, the award celebrates organisations that have ... More
13 Apr 2021
Alton Towers theme park in the UK will offer visitors the opportunity to indulge in some 80s nostalgia when it launches three "retro" rides this ... More
12 Apr 2021
Health clubs, leisure centres and studios in England have opened today (12 April) for the first time during 2021. Some opened their doors to exercisers ... More
11 Apr 2021
A major new initiative will look to strengthen and unite the fitness industry's voice in influencing policy and policymakers in the US. The National Health ... More
FreeMotion Fitness
FreeMotion Fitness
09 Apr 2021
A parliamentary report is calling for a £3bn intervention fund to build back better health as we come out of the COVID-19 pandemic. The report, ... More
09 Apr 2021
The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in visits to the world's top 100 museums and galleries falling by three quarters. According to an annual survey, conducted ... More
09 Apr 2021
Leisure centre operator Everyone Active has formed a partnership with WW (formerly called Weight Watchers), which will see the two combining their exercise and dietary ... More
09 Apr 2021
Adults suffering from chronic pain should be advised to take exercise, rather than be prescribed painkillers, according to new guidance from the National Institute for ... More
08 Apr 2021
As health clubs and fitness studios in England are counting the hours down to reopening day on Monday 12 April, PureGym has announced it will ... More
07 Apr 2021
Empowered Brands, the franchise investment business that acquired énergie Fitness out of a CVA in June 2020, has announced plans to accelerate the roll-out of ... More
Venueserve UK Ltd
Venueserve UK Ltd
07 Apr 2021
John Treharne, founder of The Gym Group, and Jana Havrdová, president of the Czech Chamber of Fitness, are among four new members to have been ... More
07 Apr 2021
Questex, owner of industry buyer event, Sibec EU, has announced it will partner with FIBO in 2021, moving the event alongside the trade show and ... More
06 Apr 2021
Les Mills has come up with an ingenious solution to get around the pandemic travel bans, which threatened a long tradition of its video Masterclasses ... More
1 - 15 of 43,225
Floors 4 Gyms / TVS Sports Surfaces
Floors 4 Gyms / TVS Sports Surfaces