The Power of Live In-Person Events for Gym Owners

by Emily Naehring on

A Guest Blog by Tim Lyons, Host of the FitPro Growth Summit

As a gym owner and host of the FitPro Growth Summit, I know firsthand the value and impact of live in-person events. While virtual conferences and workshops have their place, they simply can’t compare to the energy, connection, and opportunities that live events provide. In this guest blog, I’ll discuss the power of attending live events, share my insights on the benefits they offer, and highlight the upcoming FitPro Growth Summit as an example of a must-attend event for gym owners and fitness professionals.

The Power of Live Events

There’s something special about attending a live event – the energy in the room, the face-to-face conversations, and the opportunity to learn from experts in real-time. In-person events offer a unique environment that fosters learning, networking, and growth. They allow you to step out of your daily routine, immerse yourself in new ideas, and return to your business refreshed and inspired.

The Importance of Networking

One of the most significant advantages of attending live events is the chance to network with other like-minded gym owners and fitness professionals. These connections can lead to collaborations, referrals, and lifelong friendships that will support your business growth. Networking at events like the FitPro Growth Summit provides you with an invaluable opportunity to share best practices, exchange ideas, and learn from the experiences of others in your industry.

Investing in Your Business Growth

Attending a live event is an investment in yourself and your business. By taking the time to step away from your gym and focus on your business’s bigger picture, you can gain new insights and develop actionable plans for improvement. Live events offer a concentrated learning experience, providing you with the tools, strategies, and knowledge needed to drive your business forward.

The FitPro Growth Summit: A Must-Attend Event

As the host of the FitPro Growth Summit, I’m proud to create an event specifically designed to help gym owners and fitness professionals learn, network, and grow. This year’s Summit, taking place in Scottsdale, AZ, from June 8-10, 2023, features an incredible lineup of industry-leading speakers, including Ben Newman, Mike Michalowicz, and Rick Mayo. They’ll share their expertise on a variety of topics, from marketing and operations to culture and nutrition programs.

As a platinum sponsor, 97Display is also proud to support this event and contribute to the success of gym owners. 97Display offers an outstanding website solution that converts leads 10x better than any other solutions we’ve tried. Their commitment to providing gym owners with the resources and knowledge needed to achieve their business goals aligns perfectly with the FitPro Growth Summit’s mission.

In addition to the expert presentations, the FitPro Growth Summit offers plenty of opportunities for networking and building connections with fellow gym owners. The Summit is also an excellent chance to learn about the latest trends and technologies in the fitness industry, such as the innovative solutions offered by 97Display.

Special Offer for 97Display Customers

As a thank you for their support, 97Display has negotiated an exclusive discount for their customers who attend the FitPro Growth Summit. Simply use the code 97DISPLAY when registering at to receive $100 off your ticket price. Don’t miss this chance to invest in your business growth while benefiting from the incredible solutions offered by 97Display.


Live in-person events, like the FitPro Growth Summit, offer gym owners and fitness professionals an unmatched opportunity to learn, network, and grow their businesses. By attending these events, you’re investing in your success and creating a solid foundation for your business’s future growth.

So mark your calendars and join us in Scottsdale, AZ, from June 8-10, 2023, for the FitPro Growth Summit. Take advantage of this incredible opportunity to connect with fellow gym owners, learn from industry experts, and explore cutting-edge solutions like those offered by 97Display.

Remember, as a 97Display customer, you can benefit from an exclusive $100 discount on your ticket price by using the code 97DISPLAY at checkout on Don’t wait – invest in your business growth and join us for an unforgettable weekend of networking, learning, and inspiration.