SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 18, 2013 — Southfield, Mich.-based Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Detroit, a chapter of the global community that enriches members’ lives through direct peer-to-peer learning, connections to experts and once-in-a-lifetime experiences, announced today that Plymouth-based Fitness Things, Inc. President Kristen Tassielli has been named a board member for the chapter.
As a board member, Tassielli is serving a one-year term during which she will work closely with the other board members to drive and maintain the chapter’s strategic direction, ensuring its success and sustainability. Since the chapter’s founding in 1994, EO Detroit has grown to 146 members, generating a combined $1 billion in sales and employing more than 7,000 employees.
Founded in 1984, Fitness Things is Michigan’s premier supplier of health and exercise equipment and service for commercial and residential fitness enthusiasts.
Tassielli earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and marketing from Madonna University.
Established in 1987 as a catalyst for entrepreneurs to learn and grow from each other, EO is a dynamic, global network of more than 8,500 business owners in 40 countries. Together, these entrepreneurs account for $160 billion in sales and oversee 1.7 million employees.
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a global community that enriches members’ lives through direct peer-to-peer learning, connections to experts and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Founded in 1994, EO Detroit’s 146 members have more than 7,000 employees and account for more than $1 billion in annual sales. For more information on membership, visit www.eonetwork.org.