The Kearney Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that 9 Round in Kearney has been selected as the Business of the Month for July 2017. We conducted the following interview with new owner Heather Harris:
Congratulations on being the new owner of 9Round! Please tell us a bit about yourself.
I was born and raised here in Kearney, I live here with my 3 children, Aaliyah 15 years old, Marcus 9 years old, and Maxton- 8 months, and soon to be husband, Mark. I have been with the 9Round Franchise for 4 years, I managed the Liberty 9Round location the entire 4 years. I’ve seen first hand what it takes to run a 9Round. I’ve been to all the training and conference in South Carolina at the Corporate office.
What made you decide to become the owner of 9Round in Kearney?
I know and love this town, so when the opportunity presented itself, I knew it was what I wanted to do. To be able to own my own business, with a franchise that I love and enjoy, in my hometown, Umm Yes! What a blessing! I’m beyond excited to help my community reach their fitness goals and live a healthier lifestyle.
What makes 9Round unique from other gyms?
What makes 9Round unique from other gyms is because it includes EVERYTHING you need to reach your fitness goals: a full body workout that’s fast, effective and fun, A personal trainer to motivate you without the high cost, and nutritional guidance… It’s all based on the latest exercise and nutritional science…
9Round is a 30 Minute full-body workout, the workout changes daily, heart rate training, nutritional guidance, NO class times and Always a trainer with you every step of the way.
Please tell us a bit about your other trainers.
I currently have 3 part time trainers.
- Austen: he is a full-time student, he lives in Kearney, and has been employed with 9Round for 2 years.
- Brian Allen: a full-time Detective for the City of Kearney, he also resides in Kearney. Brian was a member of 9Round for a year before becoming a part-time trainer, he’s been with 9Round for 2 years now.
- Pam: lives in the Smithville area. She is a real estate agent, going back to school part time. She has been with 9Round a little over a year.
Do you have any events or specials coming up? If so, please tell us!
Next month I will be holding a ribbon cutting and also running a New Owner Membership special.
**All chamber members get our discount rates, feel free to drop in the gym to check us out, the first workout is FREE!